10 Fascinating Facts About Germany

10 Fascinating Facts About Germany

Germany, land of being really quiet on Sundays, driving at 320 kilometers per hour (200 mph) on the Autobahn, and sausage. These crude stereotypes aside, we discover that there is far more interesting history in Deutschland than one might expect....
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Top 10 Rare Discoveries Involving Ancient Rituals

Top 10 Rare Discoveries Involving Ancient Rituals

Rituals are as old as mankind’s first thought. Modern ceremonies are mostly religious, but in the past, they held a wider purview. From initiation into adulthood to astronomy to honoring the gods, there were rituals for everything—even disposing of enemies...
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10 Facts Surrounding The Murderous Gunness Farm Case

10 Facts Surrounding The Murderous Gunness Farm Case

Belle Gunness, born Brynhild Paulsdatter Storseth, was not the typical Norwegian immigrant who came to the United States. Sure, she came with dreams of getting together a bunch of money for herself, but her methods for getting that money were...
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Top 10 Times Anonymous Saved Humanity

Top 10 Times Anonymous Saved Humanity

Facts Jeffrey MorrisAugust 29, 2017 Anonymous is a decentralized group of unknown international activist hackers. Members of the group are usually known to wear the Guy Fawkes mask to obscure their identity.[1] While the group has no specific goals, there...
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10 Everyday Things That Double As Deadly Weapons

10 Everyday Things That Double As Deadly Weapons

Facts Oliver TaylorAugust 27, 2017 Look in your cupboard. What do see? What about that sharply dressed man you passed in the street? Your answers to the previous questions probably weren’t, “An armory,” and, “A heavily armed maniac.” Warfare and...
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10 Historical Controversies With Recent Developments

10 Historical Controversies With Recent Developments

History Radu AlexanderAugust 27, 2017 Sometimes, it can be very difficult to distinguish historical fact from historical fiction. In some cases, the lack of solid evidence makes a definitive conclusion impossible, while in others, new findings keep changing th...
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10 Monuments More Controversial Than The Confederate Statues

10 Monuments More Controversial Than The Confederate Statues

Facts Kell JenningAugust 24, 2017 The word “monument” comes from the Latin verb monere, meaning “to warn.” The media coverage around the debate of whether or not the Confederate monuments in the US should be removed has highlighted something significan...
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