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Experience the Entire 20th Century in 16 Minutes!
This video takes on the impossible mission of summing up the 20th century using fascinating archival footage. Experience 100 years in just 16 minutes!
Sohei: The Buddhist Warrior Monks of Medieval Japan
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Learn in the most hilarious way about a very interesting little slug...
The Full 20th Century Evolution of Halloween Costumes
Take a look at this fascinating 100-year evolution of Halloween costumes, from the 1900s to now
Looking At Popularity Trends of Browsers: 1994-2019
This is a really fascinating look at the evolution of internet browsers in a visual way.
10 Ancient Animals That Have Survived for Centuries!
Take a look at some of the most ancient creatures that are still alive on earth.
A Quick Guide to Drinks You Can Enjoy Freely While Fasting
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QUIZ: How Much Italian Do You Know?
Test your basic Italian right now...
4 People Who Have the Most Audacious Jobs in the World
Meet these remarkable people who have the most insanely daring jobs in the world.
Beyond Pricey: The 12 Most Expensive Items in the World!
Some things are only for the ultra rich to own, and we can only marvel at the huge price tags they have.
15 Photographs That Captured Beautiful Moments in History!
History is filled with strange, profound and beautiful moments and peppered with incredible people, and some were vividly captured on camera!
The Origin Story of the Gerber Baby, and Who It Became...
Find out who's the person, and what's the story, behind one of the world most known faces.
The Medieval Disease That’s Perplexing Science to This Day
Past epidemics have turned into a hot topic recently, but there is one disease that seems to be forgotten. What is the sweating sickness and how did it originate?
Did You Know How Incredible You Were in Your Youngest Days?
Your baby self was incredible! Here are some facts to back this statement up...
This Group of Old Ladies is Amazing. I'm Inspired.
The Amazing Story of 'The Optimists'.
The Amber Room Is The World’s Greatest Lost Treasure
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Enrich Your Knowledge with These 18 Fascinating Facts!
Whether you love trivia, history, or just want to keep feeding your brain, these 18 facts will do for you.
The Warlike People Who Changed European History Forever
Facts and misconceptions about Vikings and how they shaped European history
8 Influential Ancient Sumerian Inventions You Should Know
Find out some of the prominent and influential inventions by ancient Sumerians that helped change our world.
20 Cognitive Biases That Ruin Our Decision Making Process
If you find it hard to make a decision, these cognitive stumbling blocks could be what's affecting your behavior.
Rats Help Archeologists Uncover a Precious Surprise in England
Archeologists uncovered a collection of artifacts in the most unexpected of places while renovating the Oxborough Hall in Norfolk, England.
It's Unbelievable to See How Some Celebrities Have Changed
While some of our favorite celebrities never seem to change, others age immeasurably. Take a look at these photos to see how they have changed.
Have We Given Up on Physical Education?
Watch how high school students did physical exercise in the 60's! Incredible!
This Video is a Must for All History Buffs!
Seeing history move right before our eyes teaches us so much about the last 2000 years!
These Words Capture the Complexities of Love
Love is a complex emotion, and other languages have found ways of expressing it in a way that English cannot.
These 10 Children Already Made Outstanding Achievements
Some people achieve great things at a shockingly young age. Check out this list of records broken by children to get inspired.
Why Did the Romans Flood the Colosseum?
Apart from regularly hosting gladiator fights, the Roman Colosseum was also the setting for aquatic shows and reenactments of sea battles
The Secrets of the GREATEST Magic Tricks Finally Revealed
Get to know the secrets behind some of the greatest magic tricks of all time in this video.
These Victorian Era Facts Are Instantly Fascinating
An era of 74 Years in English history, the Victorian era is one of the most interesting periods in history.
1950’s Slang Is a Blast! Learn 10 Essential Terms
These 10 words and phrases are the essentials of 1950’s slang, some of which we still use today...
This Restaurant Has NO Bins and For Good Reason
A man tells about the process of opening and running a zero waste restaurant
If You Needed a Smile Today, Here It Is.
Come on, give yourself a few minutes break to smile, it makes the day just a little better :)
The World Needs to Listen to This Song Now More Than Ever
Watch legendary singer Louis Armstrong perform his hauntingly beautiful and iconic song ‘What A Wonderful World’, live during this concert.
12 Heartwarming Moments In the Midst of the Health Crisis
These people found creative ways of connecting and making each other happy without putting each other at risk of the coronavirus.
Decency Test: Would People Cheat a Blind Man Out of Money?
If a blind man came up to you and asked for your help with his winning lottery ticket, how would you react?
I Wish They Taught Me These Math Tips at School
Bad at math? Learn how to use these quick and easy methods.
The History of IQ Tests Has a Dark Side
This video offers an interesting recount of the rather dark history of IQ tests and the levels of their accuracy.
Test Your Attention: How Attentive Are You?
This little Skoda ad will have you questioning your own powers of observance!
Common French Loanwords You’re Probably Mispronouncing
French loanwords that are pronounced differently or mean something else entirely in French
16 Home Objects You Never Knew Actually Had Names...
You're in for a challenge: Can you name these home objects without looking at their terms?
We Bet You Didn’t Know The Word OK’s True Meaning
It feels like one of the most natural and obvious words in our vocabulary, but it isn’t exactly so. Watch to find out OK’s interesting origins.
4 Of the Strangest Unsolved Mysteries of All Time
Despite investigators' best efforts, these strange mysteries have remained unsolved...
Music Helps Alzheimer's Patient Remember His Family
Ted McDermott suffers from memory loss as a result of his Alzheimer's disease. However, when he sings with his son, his memory remarkably flows back to him.
The True Origin of the Word ‘Like’ May Surprise You
It’s everywhere, and everyone uses it without even noticing. So why do we even say the word 'Like' in the middle of sentences
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