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As Paris Cleans Up After The Notre Dame Fire, Here’s How Dresden Rebuilt Its Church Which The Allies Bombed In WW2

As Paris Cleans Up After The Notre Dame Fire, Here’s How Dresden Rebuilt Its Church Which The Allies Bombed In WW2

Paris is still recovering from the devastating fire which damaged one of its symbols, the Notre Dame Cathedral. But in the aftermath of this horrible event, it's important to remain hopeful and remind ourselves that humans are excellent at rebuilding things....

Paris is still recovering from the devastating fire which damaged one of its symbols, the Notre Dame Cathedral. But in the aftermath of this horrible event, it's important to remain hopeful...

It’s Charlie Chaplin’s 130th Birthday, So Here Are 12 Portraits Of The Comic Without His Iconic Mustache And Hat

It’s Charlie Chaplin’s 130th Birthday, So Here Are 12 Portraits Of The Comic Without His Iconic Mustache And Hat

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, the king of silent comedy, was born in England 130 years ago. Most of us are accustomed to seeing portraits of the legendary comedian with the famous mustache and a small derby hat, naturally so, as The...

Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin, the king of silent comedy, was born in England 130 years ago. Most of us are accustomed to seeing portraits of the legendary comedian with the famous...

18 Historical Events That Nobody Has Been Able To Explain So Far

18 Historical Events That Nobody Has Been Able To Explain So Far

History is full of the unknown, and for some reason, we as humans tend to concentrate on the mysterious things more than the undeniable facts. So if you love a little mystery, you are in for a treat since this list...

History is full of the unknown, and for some reason, we as humans tend to concentrate on the mysterious things more than the undeniable facts. So if you love a little...

I Show How Much Berlin Has Changed Over The Years

I Show How Much Berlin Has Changed Over The Years

For about half a year now, I've been going out almost every day to recapture old photos of Berlin as accurately as possible. I started doing this to better understand how the banality of everyday life continues despite historically extreme periods...

For about half a year now, I've been going out almost every day to recapture old photos of Berlin as accurately as possible. I started doing this to better understand how...

Digital Technology Lets Us See 5 U.S. Memorials And Monuments That Were Never Built

Digital Technology Lets Us See 5 U.S. Memorials And Monuments That Were Never Built

Whether we’ve learned about them at school or been taken there on a trip by our parents, we all know about most of the famous monuments and memorials across the USA. But you actually don’t know half the story, because there are...

Whether we’ve learned about them at school or been taken there on a trip by our parents, we all know about most of the famous monuments and memorials across the USA. But...

The Weirdest And Most Expensive Gifts That Different Countries Have Ever Exchanged

The Weirdest And Most Expensive Gifts That Different Countries Have Ever Exchanged

Exchanging gifts doesn’t just take place between friends and family, but on an international level too. Diplomacy has always entailed giving symbolic gifts to celebrate and commemorate. Some of these gifts are outlandish, some are eye-wateringly expensive, and some are just...

Exchanging gifts doesn’t just take place between friends and family, but on an international level too. Diplomacy has always entailed giving symbolic gifts to celebrate and commemorate. Some of these gifts...

These 30 WWII Photos From Japanese Internment Camp Were Censored And Now Everyone Can See Them

These 30 WWII Photos From Japanese Internment Camp Were Censored And Now Everyone Can See Them

In 1941 Pearl Harbour became the scene of a devasting surprise attack by Japanese forces. After decades of being on the edge of war with Japan, the attack pushed the US to join World War II. Not only did this attack...

In 1941 Pearl Harbour became the scene of a devasting surprise attack by Japanese forces. After decades of being on the edge of war with Japan, the attack pushed the US...

After People Claimed That This Smiling Man Photo From 1901 Was Fake, Tumblr User Explained That Rural Chinese People Didn’t Know How To Pose

After People Claimed That This Smiling Man Photo From 1901 Was Fake, Tumblr User Explained That Rural Chinese People Didn’t Know How To Pose

One thing that comes to mind when thinking about early photography is probably the lack of smiles. Today we instinctively put a big grin on our faces when someone with the camera approaches, however it was rather uncommon early 1800's. So...

One thing that comes to mind when thinking about early photography is probably the lack of smiles. Today we instinctively put a big grin on our faces when someone with the...

This Roman Bathhouse Was Built Over 2,000 Years Ago And Is Still Up And Running

This Roman Bathhouse Was Built Over 2,000 Years Ago And Is Still Up And Running

Situated among the green pines, cedars and lush oak forests of the Aurès Mountains, lies El Hamma town in the Northern part of Algeria, Khenchela Province. A mild, Mediterranean climate gives way to picturesque sightings of unique natural landscapes. Among them,...

Situated among the green pines, cedars and lush oak forests of the Aurès Mountains, lies El Hamma town in the Northern part of Algeria, Khenchela Province. A mild, Mediterranean climate gives...

Heartbreaking Interview Given By The Last Slave Ship Survivor In 1930s Was Made Public Last Year

Heartbreaking Interview Given By The Last Slave Ship Survivor In 1930s Was Made Public Last Year

On one warm and unsuspecting day of July in 1860, a schooner named Clotilda, with the Captain William Foster and 110 African slaves on board, arrived in Mobile Bay, Alabama. Clotilda was the last known U.S.

On one warm and unsuspecting day of July in 1860, a schooner named Clotilda, with the Captain William Foster and 110 African slaves on board, arrived in Mobile Bay, Alabama. Clotilda...

I Found Those Incredible Pictures From Persia In 1940’s In The Old Photo Album

I Found Those Incredible Pictures From Persia In 1940’s In The Old Photo Album

I found those incredible pictures from Persia and the Middle East in 1940's in the old photo album belonging (probably) to one of Polish ex-deportees to Siberia, future soldier of gen. Anders' 2nd Polish Corps. Here's a little selection of really...

I found those incredible pictures from Persia and the Middle East in 1940's in the old photo album belonging (probably) to one of Polish ex-deportees to Siberia, future soldier of gen....

One Man Explains Why WWII Aircraft Were Protected The Wrong Way, And It’s An Important Example Of “Survival Bias”

One Man Explains Why WWII Aircraft Were Protected The Wrong Way, And It’s An Important Example Of “Survival Bias”

During WWII, countries had to solve many mathematical and strategic tasks in order to succeed during the war. One of those difficult assignments was to find ways of improving aircraft so they would be more resistant to enemy fire. While statisticians struggled...

During WWII, countries had to solve many mathematical and strategic tasks in order to succeed during the war. One of those difficult assignments was to find ways of improving aircraft so they...

32 Rare Historical Photos That Show Why Flying On The Hindenburg Zeppelin Was So Expensive

32 Rare Historical Photos That Show Why Flying On The Hindenburg Zeppelin Was So Expensive

In the beginning of the 20th century, if you wanted to cross the Atlantic, you bought a trip on a ship. But after British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown made the first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919, that began...

In the beginning of the 20th century, if you wanted to cross the Atlantic, you bought a trip on a ship. But after British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown made...

A Medieval Sword Was Found In A Danish Sewer And The Blade Is Still Intact

A Medieval Sword Was Found In A Danish Sewer And The Blade Is Still Intact

A pair of pipe-layers and engineers, Jannick Vestergaard and Henning Nohr, were recently working in Denmark's fourth-largest city, Aalborg. Earlier in February of 2019, they pulled out a still sharp, medieval-era sword. This find is fascinatingly rare, reported the Smithsonian.

A pair of pipe-layers and engineers, Jannick Vestergaard and Henning Nohr, were recently working in Denmark's fourth-largest city, Aalborg. Earlier in February of 2019, they pulled out a still sharp, medieval-era...

I Passed Through Misterious Mountain Castle In Central Bosnia

I Passed Through Misterious Mountain Castle In Central Bosnia

Mountain castle of Vrbovac is placed in Central Bosnia, between villages Skomorje and Zagrađe, between cities Zenica and Travnik, in the valley of river Jasenica. No one ever discovered who built it. Sir Arthur Evans mentioned it in his book "Through...

Mountain castle of Vrbovac is placed in Central Bosnia, between villages Skomorje and Zagrađe, between cities Zenica and Travnik, in the valley of river Jasenica. No one ever discovered who built...

Final Words That Famous People Said Before Their Last Breath

Final Words That Famous People Said Before Their Last Breath

Nobody wants to imagine how their deathbed would look, but yet, everybody has thought about it nonetheless. As eerie as this image might be, pondering about your last words and the last time to shine is nothing unusual. Creepy is as...

Nobody wants to imagine how their deathbed would look, but yet, everybody has thought about it nonetheless. As eerie as this image might be, pondering about your last words and the...

12 Crucial Archaeology Findings Of 2018 That Have Left Historians Puzzled

12 Crucial Archaeology Findings Of 2018 That Have Left Historians Puzzled

2018 has passed and we are already settling in 2019, but even as we move forward it’s never a bad time to remind people about the incredible things that happened this past year that have gone unnoticed. Even though there were...

2018 has passed and we are already settling in 2019, but even as we move forward it’s never a bad time to remind people about the incredible things that happened this...

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