10 Amazing Ancient Funerary Relics

10 Amazing Ancient Funerary Relics

History Ivan Farkas April 1, 2016 The intricate funerary relics and rituals of the past show just how unimaginative we’ve become in our dealings with the dead. The modern potluck remembrances of the 21st century seem almost without ceremony when...
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10 Facts About History’s Shameful And Horrible Human Zoos

10 Facts About History’s Shameful And Horrible Human Zoos

Facts Gregory Myers March 29, 2016 While racism is something that is increasingly relegated to the fringes of society and humanity has become much better at talking about the issue, there are still many ways that racism in the past...
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10 Horrific Deaths Caused By Cell Phones

10 Horrific Deaths Caused By Cell Phones

Facts Elliot Rosenhaus March 25, 2016 We love our smartphones. They’re everything to us—our GPS, our video gaming device, our way to connect with the world socially, and lastly, a way to occasionally communicate when necessary. Many of us will...
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10 Bizarre Traditions Of Love That Are Lost In History

10 Bizarre Traditions Of Love That Are Lost In History

History Laura Martisiute March 26, 2016 Today’s traditions of love—holding hands, kissing, going on dates, and sending flirty text messages—seem rather simple and not at all unusual. Even dating apps, which might have been seen as controversial and even ...
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10 Female Husbands Of The 1800s

History Elizabeth Yetter March 22, 2016 Think gay marriage is a new concept? Newspapers from the 1800s reveal this couldn’t be further from the truth. Although our 19th-century ancestors seemed to act more surprised when reading such stories, there was...
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10 Artifacts Discovered From The Depths Of The Sea

10 Artifacts Discovered From The Depths Of The Sea

History Steven Noris March 19, 2016 As human beings, we all feel comfortable on solid ground. For as long as we can remember, our ancestors have traversed these terrains and sustained themselves by living off the land. From precious stones...
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10 Engineers And Scientists Who Built The Nazi War Machine

History Sam Derwin March 17, 2016 When we think of the Nazis, we think of Hitler, Himmler, Goering, Goebbels, and Speer, the political leaders of the Third Reich who steered Germany’s rampage through Europe and into the Soviet Union. But...
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