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Fascinating Facts About World’s Most Popular Products
Aug 25, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Fascinating Facts About World’s Most Popular Products

posted by Eddie

Everyone knows about the world’s most popular products, but it’s still truly mind-boggling to think about how much of these things are sold. Here, we’ll try to give you some  Full Article »

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These Incredibly Smart People Somehow Predicted Every Aspect Of Our Life
Aug 25, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

These Incredibly Smart People Somehow Predicted Every Aspect Of Our Life

posted by Eddie

People always say, “You can’t predict the future.” While that may be true in some instances, but either by pure chance or some kind of cosmic intelligence, there have been people  Full Article »

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Inside The Super-Elite Club That Counts Elon Musk, James Cameron, And Buzz Aldrin As Members
Aug 25, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Inside The Super-Elite Club That Counts Elon Musk, James Cameron, And Buzz Aldrin As Members

posted by Eddie

A lion shot by Teddy Roosevelt at the Explorers Club’s Manhattan headquarters.   World history is full of secret clubs with elite members, like Skull and Bones, the Freemasons, and the Illuminati.  Full Article »

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Powerful Moments Of Human Compassion In The Face Of Violence
Aug 25, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Powerful Moments Of Human Compassion In The Face Of Violence

posted by Eddie

When all we hear about are the casualty figures, it can be difficult to remember the immense human compassion that thrives during times of violence. The people in these photographs  Full Article »

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Russian ‘Atlantis’ Reemerges After Being Flooded for Decades
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Russian ‘Atlantis’ Reemerges After Being Flooded for Decades

posted by Eddie

A town in Central Russia has reemerged from the depths of a reservoir after severe water shortages caused water levels to drop dramatically. The town of Mologa in the Yaroslavl region has remained underwater since Stalinist times, but  Full Article »

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Fifteen Previously Unknown Monuments Discovered Underground in Stonehenge Landscape
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Fifteen Previously Unknown Monuments Discovered Underground in Stonehenge Landscape

posted by Eddie

A groundbreaking new survey of Stonehenge and its surrounds has revealed fifteen previously unknown Neolithic monuments underground, according to a new report released by the Smithsonian Institute. The results show  Full Article »

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The Most Insane Facts About The American Civil War You Didn’t Learn
Aug 21, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

The Most Insane Facts About The American Civil War You Didn’t Learn

posted by Eddie

Being in school for over a decade has probably convinced you that you know everything there is to know about the Civil War. You have probably sat through countless History  Full Article »

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Ten Insane Ancient Achievements That Science Can’t Explain
Aug 21, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Ten Insane Ancient Achievements That Science Can’t Explain

posted by Eddie

10 Insane Ancient Achievements that Science Can’t Explain Out-of-place artifact (OOPArt) is a term coined by American naturalist and cryptozoologist Ivan T. Sanderson for an object of historical, archaeological, or  Full Article »

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What the Media Isn’t Telling You About Lauren Bacall and Bogart
Aug 19, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

What the Media Isn’t Telling You About Lauren Bacall and Bogart

posted by Eddie

Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart and Marilyn Monroe. Lauren Bacall was a true-blue, New York, left-of-center, liberal Democrat her whole life. The Lauren Bacall obits I’ve seen take only a fleeting  Full Article »

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How The World’s Most Famous Companies Got Their Names
Aug 18, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

How The World’s Most Famous Companies Got Their Names

posted by Eddie

I can probably speak for all of us when I say I see and use many of these companies’ products on a daily basis. How they were able to create  Full Article »

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Military Secret Weapons Left Unfinished
Aug 18, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Military Secret Weapons Left Unfinished

posted by Eddie

Power is the main reason for weaponry inventions today as the greed for power has made nations and governments spend huge amounts of their capital in order to have better  Full Article »

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Road Workers Found This Mysterious Box Underground. They Decided To Look Inside And…
Aug 5, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Road Workers Found This Mysterious Box Underground. They Decided To Look Inside And…

posted by Eddie

Road workers in the eastern China were given the task of widening a road in the city of Taizhou, in the Jiangsu Province. They were digging about 6 feet below  Full Article »

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Diagrams That Changed the World‏
Jul 28, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Diagrams That Changed the World‏

posted by Eddie

Since the dawn of recorded history, we’ve been using visual depictions to map the Earth, order the heavens, make sense of time,dissect the human body, organize the natural world, perform music, and even concretize abstract  Full Article »

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How All 50 States Got Their Names‏
Jul 25, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

How All 50 States Got Their Names‏

posted by Eddie

Alabama Before Europeans landed on American shores, the upper stretches of the Alabama River in present-day Alabama used to be the home lands of a Native American tribe called –  Full Article »

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A Science Icon Died 17 Years Ago. In His Last Interview, He Made A Warning That Gives Me Goosebumps
Jul 19, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

A Science Icon Died 17 Years Ago. In His Last Interview, He Made A Warning That Gives Me Goosebumps

posted by Eddie

Carl Edward Sagan (/ˈseɪɡən/; November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer and science communicator in astronomy and natural sciences. His contributions were  Full Article »

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The 9,000-Year-Old Underground Megalithic Settlement of Atlit Yam in the Mediterranean Sea
Jul 17, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

The 9,000-Year-Old Underground Megalithic Settlement of Atlit Yam in the Mediterranean Sea

posted by Eddie

Not far off the coast of the village of Atlit in the Mediterranean Sea, near Haifa in Israel, lies the submerged ruins of the ancient Neolithic site of Atlit Yam.   Full Article »

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Abandoned Places And Why They Were Left Behind
Jul 15, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Abandoned Places And Why They Were Left Behind

posted by Eddie

AN ANCIENT village. A “haunted” hotel. A once-bustling island.  Have you ever wondered why some places were left behind, to fall into ruins while others prospered? 1. Kolmanskop, NamibiaIf you  Full Article »

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Most Mysterious Locations On Earth
Jul 15, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Most Mysterious Locations On Earth

posted by Eddie

Human history certainly holds its fair share of mysteries. Not all ancient civilisations were attentive bureaucrats like the Ancient Romans – the people of ancient Rome were excellent at documentation,  Full Article »

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Most Haunted car Cemetery: ‘WWII Traffic’ Drowned in Belgian Moss For 70 Years
Jul 15, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Most Haunted car Cemetery: ‘WWII Traffic’ Drowned in Belgian Moss For 70 Years

posted by Eddie

Reminiscent of a scene from a Hollywood horror movie, these spooky images were taken in one of the most mysterious car cemeteries in the world, located in a forest near  Full Article »

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Found This Random City On Google Maps And Found This Unknown Secret That’s Beyond Words
Jul 13, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Found This Random City On Google Maps And Found This Unknown Secret That’s Beyond Words

posted by Eddie

This city was designed by artist and architect Vincenzo Scamozzi. Palmanova is probably the most perfect city on the planet.Designed strategically, for defense, and one of the most interesting cities  Full Article »

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STARTLING FIND! Evidence of Ancient High Technology, Including Machine Cutting, Solar Energy, and More
Jul 13, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

STARTLING FIND! Evidence of Ancient High Technology, Including Machine Cutting, Solar Energy, and More

posted by Eddie

How do you explain stones that were carved perfectly level and stacked without mortar? What about the precise rounding off of the corners of the stones? There are so many  Full Article »

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Israeli and Palestinian Roommates Find Common Ground — Far From Home
Jul 11, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Israeli and Palestinian Roommates Find Common Ground — Far From Home

posted by Eddie

News of the mounting crisis in Israel caught two young interns, one Israeli and the other Palestinian, far away from home. At their host family’s house in northwest Washington, both  Full Article »

HISTORY

Under Mexico City: Beneath The Capital’s Busy Streets, Archaeologists Are Discovering The Buried World Of The Aztecs‏
Jul 10, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Under Mexico City: Beneath The Capital’s Busy Streets, Archaeologists Are Discovering The Buried World Of The Aztecs‏

posted by Eddie

In 1519, the Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés and 400 of his men marched into the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan and knew at once they were in a strange and wondrous place.  Full Article »

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1931 Letter From a Daughter to Her Mother Turns up 83 Years Later
Jul 7, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

1931 Letter From a Daughter to Her Mother Turns up 83 Years Later

posted by Eddie

The 1931 letter from a daughter to her mother turned up at Pittsfield post office and the family, now in Skowhegan, wants to solve the mystery. It was the two-cent  Full Article »

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Hidden Identity of This Nazi Poster Child Would Have Stunned Hitler
Jul 7, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

Hidden Identity of This Nazi Poster Child Would Have Stunned Hitler

posted by Eddie

  Hessy Taft is an 80-year-old professor in New York. During the mid-1930s, she was a baby in Berlin — a particularly attractive baby who was chosen for the cover  Full Article »

HISTORY

The Pope Has Officially Approved One of the Most Bizarre Practices in Catholicism
Jul 7, 2014 Ξ Leave a comment

The Pope Has Officially Approved One of the Most Bizarre Practices in Catholicism

posted by Eddie

While Pope Francis may be waging war against fat cat banks and capitalists, he has other fish to fry as the leader of the Catholic Church — namely, demons. Pope Francis welcomed  Full Article »

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