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Turns Out, The 10 Plagues Of Egypt Might’ve Actually Happened Because Of A Volcanic Eruption And This Person Explains It All

Turns Out, The 10 Plagues Of Egypt Might’ve Actually Happened Because Of A Volcanic Eruption And This Person Explains It All

The Passover holiday is a major Jewish holiday and one of the most celebrated ones. The story goes, that after Pharaoh refused Moses' entreaties to let the Israelites slaves go free, God sent 10 plagues to put pressure on the Egyptian...

The Passover holiday is a major Jewish holiday and one of the most celebrated ones. The story goes, that after Pharaoh refused Moses' entreaties to let the Israelites slaves go free,...

Intriguing Stories Behind The Most Famous Paintings Of All Time (20 New Pics)

Intriguing Stories Behind The Most Famous Paintings Of All Time (20 New Pics)

While I'm no expert in art history, I find the backstories to famous artworks to be really interesting. So, I wanted to share more interesting stories with you all.

While I'm no expert in art history, I find the backstories to famous artworks to be really interesting. So, I wanted to share more interesting stories with you all.

6 Amazing Things I Learned From Reading A Book Printed In 1615

6 Amazing Things I Learned From Reading A Book Printed In 1615

As a rare book dealer, I am often asked "Do you actually read any of the books you sell?" Well, yes. In fact, it is fascinating what one can learn by actually spending time to read very old books first hand....

As a rare book dealer, I am often asked "Do you actually read any of the books you sell?" Well, yes. In fact, it is fascinating what one can learn by...

People In Bulgaria Keep Vandalizing This Soviet Monument And Some Of Its Makeovers Are Hilarious

People In Bulgaria Keep Vandalizing This Soviet Monument And Some Of Its Makeovers Are Hilarious

If you were born in the Eastern block of Europe, you sure as hell saw a lot of Soviet monuments around. Soldiers, proudly leaning in forward in anticipation for a head-on fight with their guns in hands, fellow comrades standing in...

If you were born in the Eastern block of Europe, you sure as hell saw a lot of Soviet monuments around. Soldiers, proudly leaning in forward in anticipation for a head-on...

Unique 1831 Chinese Lizard Manuscript That Might Have Changed The History Of Science

Unique 1831 Chinese Lizard Manuscript That Might Have Changed The History Of Science

As a rare book dealer in the amazing city of New York, I am always searching out and uncovering treasures. I recently made an especially remarkable acquisition - a hand-painted manuscript album prepared in 1831 from "Living specimens caught on the...

As a rare book dealer in the amazing city of New York, I am always searching out and uncovering treasures. I recently made an especially remarkable acquisition - a hand-painted manuscript...

30 Before & After Pics Showing How Europe Has Changed Over Time By Re.Photos

30 Before & After Pics Showing How Europe Has Changed Over Time By Re.Photos

Have you ever wondered what Europe looked like before or during the Second World War (WWII)? Take a look at our “before and after” or “then and now” images and see.

Have you ever wondered what Europe looked like before or during the Second World War (WWII)? Take a look at our “before and after” or “then and now” images and see.

Teacher Says He Won’t Lie To Students, Teaches The Untold History Of Columbus, His Tweets Go Viral

Teacher Says He Won’t Lie To Students, Teaches The Untold History Of Columbus, His Tweets Go Viral

“Knowledge is power.” The original author of this quote is debatable, but the idea itself is nothing but the truth regardless. It is only through knowledge that humans can actually come to make the right decisions.

“Knowledge is power.” The original author of this quote is debatable, but the idea itself is nothing but the truth regardless. It is only through knowledge that humans can actually come...

Son Shares 8 Lessons His Dad Taught Him After Being Held Captive By The Gestapo For Resisting Nazis

Son Shares 8 Lessons His Dad Taught Him After Being Held Captive By The Gestapo For Resisting Nazis

The Norwegian resistance against the Nazi regime in Norway began in 1940, shortly after the beginning of World War II. Nazi Germany controlled Norway until the German capitulation in Europe at the beginning of May 1945.

The Norwegian resistance against the Nazi regime in Norway began in 1940, shortly after the beginning of World War II. Nazi Germany controlled Norway until the German capitulation in Europe at...

Apparently, Plastic Bags Were Invented To Save The Planet, But Then We Got Lazy

Apparently, Plastic Bags Were Invented To Save The Planet, But Then We Got Lazy

It comes as no surprise that plastic nowadays is seen as the planet's number one enemy. Plastic is pilling up at landfills, it has polluted rivers, seas and oceans and it has even made its way to our bodies as well....

It comes as no surprise that plastic nowadays is seen as the planet's number one enemy. Plastic is pilling up at landfills, it has polluted rivers, seas and oceans and it...

I Colourised 11 Photos From Over 140 Years Ago That Show The Street Life Of Victorian London

I Colourised 11 Photos From Over 140 Years Ago That Show The Street Life Of Victorian London

I believe that colorizing images can allow a modern audience to engage better with the subject, especially in an age where we see thousands of images on a news feed every day.

I believe that colorizing images can allow a modern audience to engage better with the subject, especially in an age where we see thousands of images on a news feed every...

These Two Women Astronauts Made History By Doing The First-Ever All-Female Space Walk

These Two Women Astronauts Made History By Doing The First-Ever All-Female Space Walk

While the history of space exploration can be traced back to people observing objects in space before the reliable recorded history, the history of humans in space is significantly shorter. The first successful human spaceflight happened only 58 years ago when Yuri...

While the history of space exploration can be traced back to people observing objects in space before the reliable recorded history, the history of humans in space is significantly shorter. The first...

This Fake Doctor In The Early 20th Century Used Premature Babies For People’s Entertainment And Saved 6,500 Lives

This Fake Doctor In The Early 20th Century Used Premature Babies For People’s Entertainment And Saved 6,500 Lives

"When you see these babies (there may be as many as twenty-five at one time) you will wonder that such strange little creatures will ever be human. They look more like tiny monkeys than the sturdy men and women they eventually...

"When you see these babies (there may be as many as twenty-five at one time) you will wonder that such strange little creatures will ever be human. They look more like...

I Made A Photo Series Inside An Abandoned House

I Made A Photo Series Inside An Abandoned House

After discovering the fate of one of my female ancestors, I made a photo series wanting to showcase a more hidden side of the female narrative. A story of all those women who had no say in the matter of their...

After discovering the fate of one of my female ancestors, I made a photo series wanting to showcase a more hidden side of the female narrative. A story of all those...

There’s A Haunting Memorial In Turkey To Commemorate 440 Women Killed By Their Own Husbands Last Year

There’s A Haunting Memorial In Turkey To Commemorate 440 Women Killed By Their Own Husbands Last Year

There is a certain beauty and strength in weakness as some may say. But sometimes inequity between people brings only sorrow. Such is the case of domestic violence, an acute yet so often unspoken problem all over the world.

There is a certain beauty and strength in weakness as some may say. But sometimes inequity between people brings only sorrow. Such is the case of domestic violence, an acute yet...

Someone Shared The Last Words Of A Heroic Passenger From One Of The 9/11 Planes

Someone Shared The Last Words Of A Heroic Passenger From One Of The 9/11 Planes

This year marks the 18th anniversary of the day that people in America will never forget - September 11th. The terrorist attacks which took place on this day claimed the lives of nearly 3,000 people, whom the media has quoted as...

This year marks the 18th anniversary of the day that people in America will never forget - September 11th. The terrorist attacks which took place on this day claimed the lives...

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