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How Europe’s Greatest Warship Was Defeated by a Breeze
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How Two Fake Policemen Stole $500 Million Worth of Art
In 1990, 13 works of art, valued at $500 million in total, were stolen from a museum in Boston. This is how the fake policemen conducted this mysterious heist.
Could the Daylight Saving Time Practice Be Cancelled?
Daylight saving time, the practice of advancing the clocks by one hour during the warmer months, is a more controversial topic than you'd think
The 3 Teenage Girls Who Outsmarted the Germans in WWII
Truus and Freddie Oversteegen, and Hannie Schaft used their looks to lure and execute Nazi-supporters in the Netherlands during WWII. This is their story.
The Purple Hue That Changed the World
In 1856, a chemistry student accidentally created a strange substance with a rich purple color. In just a few years, his creation changed the world...
All You Ever Wanted to Ask About the Universe
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How Can You NOT LAUGH at These Wild Driving Fails?
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Here is a fascinating inside look at the historic restoration of London's iconic Big Ben clock tower.
The Skills of These Gymnasts and Acrobats Are Insane!
Checkout the most breathtaking acrobatic performances that shocked audiences in different talent shows.
If Only for a Moment...
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INTERACTIVE: The Musings of Philosophers Through the Ages
The great thinkers have imbued the world with greater knowledge and different perspectives. Learn about what the wisest men in history had to say.
What Makes Silk SO Expensive?
Just one yard of silk can cost as much as 100 US dollars, which is many times the cost of silk-like polyester fabrics. But what makes this fabric so pricy?
These Bygone Terms for ‘Happy’ Need to Be Brought Back
There were some really cool ways to describe happiness back in the day.
12 Unusual Ancient Currencies You Probably Never Hear Of!
With no credit cards and cash around, what did the people of the past use to buy things? It turns out that the list of objects used as ancient currencies is quite surprising!
These Billboards Have the Most Creative Minds Behind Them!
Some of these brilliant billboards are funny, and some are poignant... but they all make their point using extra creativity.
10 of the OLDEST Perfumes in the World
Here's a list of 10 perfumes on the scale from vintage to antique you can still buy today WITHOUT breaking the bank!
25 Amazing Facts About the Great Genghis Khan
Genghis Khan struck fear into the hearts of his subjects during his reign, but there's a lot more to the man than meets the eye. Here are 25 intriguing facts.
Was Jesus Actully Born Under the Name Jesus?
Is "Christ" Jesus's last name? Was He always refered to as Jesus Christ? Learn the origin of Jesus Christ's name with this informative and well illustrated video.
Can You Believe These Words Didn’t Exist Before the 1970s?
When a new words spreads it seems it's been around forever. But in reality, many of the words we use everyday are quite new. These didn't exist before the 1970s.
8 Cool Ancient Greek Inventions You Might Not Be Aware Of
Take a look at some of important inventions and discoveries of ancient Greece that you might not be aware of.
The Fascinating World of British Accents
There's a multitude of fascinating accents on the British Isles! Here are 20 of the most interesting ones.
The World’s First Empire Rose From a Dry Desert
Long before the Ancient Greeks and Romans, there was the Sumerian Empire. How did the world's first empire rise in seemingly impossible conditions?
12 Photos to Honor the Memory of the Late Prince Philip
On April 9, 2021, Prince Philip passed away at the age of 99. Here are 12 photos to honor his memory and life.
12 Misnomers That Have Been Fooling Us All Our Lives
The true stories behind 12 popular misleading misnomers are explained here.
8 Ways Covid-19 Has Changed the World Forever
It goes without saying that the coronavirus pandemic has changed our lives, perhaps forever. But exactly how? Let's take a look.
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!
10 Popular Foods That Were Discovered in Unusual Ways
This article takes a look at the unexpected origins of some famous food products.
Useful Guides: 14 Handy Charts You Must Save
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Watch this video to learn how to do some crazy tricks and experiments with water at home.
Glue vs Tape: Which One is Stronger?
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12 Unique and Beautiful Words That Charm and Delight
Take a look at this list of some weird and wonderful words that you are unlikely to have read in your language course in school.
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How Much Do You Know About Ancient Greece's Parthenon?
Here are the most interesting and little known facts about the Parthenon, found in Athens and one of the oldest temples on Earth
The 10 Best Dogs for Kids and Families
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The Odd History of Ouija Boards
How did this ‘mystical’ board game become so prominent in popular culture? The history of ouija boards may surprise you.
14 Creepy Facts That Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine
These 14 surprising facts about the world may definitely send shivers down your spine, but they are still important to know and recognize!
Baby Ducks Make for Poor Students!
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You Will Not Look At These 6 Historical Figures The Same
The rumors and myths of these historical figures are already considered facts. The truth, however, is completely different.
Can You Identify Any of These 14 Mysterious Objects?
Here's a collection of pictures of mysterious and weird objects and artifacts that people found but can't identify.
The Real Bonnie and Clyde: 7 Facts About the Outlaw Couple
Media depicts them as glamourous, fearless outlaws. But what was behind the myth of Bonnie and Clyde? These 7 lesser-known facts tell their story.
15 Times People Unexpectedly Found Something Insanely Cool
The pictures in this collection have been taken by random people and show some truly incredible and rare aspects of our world.
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