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We are going to die, and that makes us the lucky ones. Most people are never going to die because they are never going to be born. The potential people who could have been here in my place but who will in fact never see the light of day outnumber the...
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Collection of links to historical sites
Plan your visit to Colonial Williamsburg's Historic Area. Special Events, Lodging, Dining, and more.
Fall of the Roman Empire… In the 15th Century
Interactive Daylight Map shows current position of the Sun and animates day and night change on the Earth.
is an 18-year-old self-taught artist from the Netherlands who draws the most realistic portraits I have ever seen, using only pencils.
BBC Face-to-Face 1959
Settlement shown with Choropleth Technique
"THIS DAY" is a web content page that shows what happened on that day in the past, at some place in the aworld.
The Traveler IQ Challenge - The web's most popular free travel geography game!
In 1978, Soviet geologists prospecting in the wilds of Siberia discovered a family of six, lost in the taiga
The hydrologic cycle describes the continuous movement of water above, on, and below the surface of the Earth. The water on the Earth's surface--surface water--occurs as streams, lakes, and wetlands, as well as bays and oceans. Surface water also...
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The periodic table is a tabular display of the chemical elements, organized on a basis of their properties. Elements are presented in increasing atomi
A compilation of epic old photos.
'Growth of a Nation' is a ten minute animated movie of American history from 1789.
Watch, listen, and relive the excitement of the Apollo 11 lunar landing as experienced minute-by-minute by the courageous crew of Apollo 11 and Mission Control.
As a child, Klaus Schmidt used to grub around in caves in his native Germany in the hope of finding prehistoric paintings. Thirty years later, representing the German Archaeological Institute, he found something infinitely more important -- a temple ...
"Vinegar Boy", as told by Aaron War Stories
Did you hear about the dyslexic Satanist? He sold his soul to Santa.
Here is an ordinary map of the world:
I'm well aware that there are some posts spread on the forum about these extraordinary ancient ruins in and around the South Africa region. My ...
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Nearly one year ago CERN announced that the Higgs boson had been experimentally observed. The discovery was one of biggest scientific confirmations seen in …
And no wonder: It's the most powerful evidence for evolution that you can imagine.
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Click on the world map to submit your guess.
I've searched wide and far for maps that can reveal and surprise and inform in ways that the daily headlines might not.
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Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images
By Robert T. Gonzalez Between six and seven thousand years ago, salt was every bit as valuable as gold; and the inhabitants of this ancient, heavily guarded settlement (recently named the oldest ever...
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Some prime examples of map porn for all my fellow amateur cartographers to get lost in. Get it?
Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
(Printable) View an interactive map of more than 120 archeologically important peat-bog sites in northwest Europe.
A comic about people who stare at the gym.
Free flash geography games. Geographic knowledge games about the World, Europe, UK, US, Commonwealth.
For the first time, Gapminder can now visualize change in life expectancy and income per person over the last two centuries. In this Gapminder video, Hans Ro...
Scientists find new way to control the fourth state of matter.
Historical Atlas of Europe, complete history map of Europe in year 1000 showing the major states: East Roman Empire, Hungary, Bulgarian Empire, Kingdom of the Franks, Califate of Cordoba, Kingdom of Leon and Kingdom of England.
Astounding and regretable.