History

Student received the highest score, instead of passing the history test ninja clean sheet

14-10-2020

Student received the highest score, instead of passing the ...

Japanese freshman Amy Haga (Haga Eimi), which was given the task to write an essay on the history of the ninja and passed the ...

12 records that no one will ever beat

14-10-2020

12 records that no one will ever beat

It seems that since then, in 1955, he became popular Guinness Book of records, people continually try to beat other people's ...

20 killer rabbits from medieval books: why these animals were painted as evil

13-10-2020

20 killer rabbits from medieval books: why these animals were ...

Images in the middle Ages was drawing really weird: we already showed you 20 thumbnails, which deal with people, but they ...

Looked like the fitness of the early twentieth century

13-10-2020

Looked like the fitness of the early twentieth century

Despite the fact that fitness, shaping and other programs to improve the figures became popular only in the last decade, the desire ...

False attraction, gathering crowds of tourists, ready to believe any tales

09-10-2020

False attraction, gathering crowds of tourists, ready to ...

If you're dreaming of this travel and of immersion in the history and atmosphere of the place where you are going, you should avoid ...

The author's collection of the strangest postcards from the past

09-10-2020

The author's collection of the strangest postcards from the past

Illustrator Sveta Dorosheva collects antique postcards. Among the exhibits of her collection there are also rare, and very strange ...

Deep breath of freedom: footage of shiny rock revelry perestroika

08-10-2020

Deep breath of freedom: footage of shiny rock revelry perestroika

The restructuring freed Russian rock. The rock band officially ceased to be parasites, the opportunity to give concerts without ...

Ivan Poddubny: the story of hero, a decent adventure novel

08-10-2020

Ivan Poddubny: the story of hero, a decent adventure novel

The life story of Ivan Poddubny so unusual that many doubt its authenticity. This man, in which combined strength of Hercules and ...

The ships and officers of the Navy of the Russian Empire in 1893

08-10-2020

The ships and officers of the Navy of the Russian Empire in 1893

By the end of the XVIII century the Russian Navy was the third largest in the world (first and second places were taken by Britain ...

The most unusual and eerie monuments to the victims of human hate

07-10-2020

The most unusual and eerie monuments to the victims of human hate

Just recently, the world shook photos Turkish memorial dedicated to the memory of the women killed their husbands. 440 pairs of ...

Old pictures of celebrities that you haven't seen

06-10-2020

Old pictures of celebrities that you haven't seen

If you secretly, but passionately love to consider photos of celebrities and interested in their life, then these frames you'll ...

The age-old history of the main world of the cabaret "Moulin Rouge" in photos

06-10-2020

The age-old history of the main world of the cabaret "Moulin ...

In Paris, at the foot of Montmartre October 6, 1889, received its first visitors cabaret night "Moulin Rouge". This year ...

What is lacrimatory and why it is better to do without it

05-10-2020

What is lacrimatory and why it is better to do without it

The word lacrimatory (lacrymatory) comes from the Latin word "lacrima" — tears. It is a miniature oblong vessel made of glass or ...

Blue denim shorts a favorite among American women 70 years

05-10-2020

Blue denim shorts a favorite among American women 70 years

1970-ies in the United States was marked by sexual liberation, rejection of military service, the struggle for women's rights. And ...

Death defying crazy stunts in retrofuture

04-10-2020

Death defying crazy stunts in retrofuture

Looking at these old photographs, you might think that the people of the past was absolutely no instinct of self-preservation. In ...

25 photos that will change your perception of world history

01-10-2020

25 photos that will change your perception of world history

When you read something about history, whether a memoir, a textbook or article, the mind develops its own unique view about how it ...

Unique fire mummies of Cabana

01-10-2020

Unique fire mummies of Cabana

Mummification is a relatively well-studied ancient ritual of preserving the dead bodies — mostly associated with the embalmed ...

A lost "Golden age": 44 documentary photos by Vladimir Sokolaev

30-09-2020

A lost "Golden age": 44 documentary photos by Vladimir Sokolaev

If Vladimir Sokolaev once took up a camera and realized that photography is his life's work, we would have lost a very unique and ...

From the old to the new: 30 cases in skilled hands transformed things

29-09-2020

From the old to the new: 30 cases in skilled hands ...

People consume more and more things. Now, even phones without a removable battery, because either, the device will die before the ...

Color images of the First world war, which made like yesterday

28-09-2020

Color images of the First world war, which made like yesterday

For over a hundred years have passed since the end of the First world war. Since then, there have been many generations. When ...

Wild West photos of Timothy O Sullivan

27-09-2020

Wild West photos of Timothy O Sullivan

Since childhood, the Wild West associated with vast prairies, for which the jump of the brave the cowboys, firing from the ...

Portraits of the Nazi guards of Auschwitz 1940-1945 years

26-09-2020

Portraits of the Nazi guards of Auschwitz 1940-1945 years

After the German invasion of Poland in September 1939 began the construction of camps for thousands of Polish political prisoners ...

23 amazing scenes of Stanley Kubrick

26-09-2020

23 amazing scenes of Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick is a famous Director and screenwriter, had a huge impact on American cinema. His talent was already evident at the ...

Launch the time machine: 25 photos of grandparents, who recreated their grandchildren

26-09-2020

Launch the time machine: 25 photos of grandparents, who ...

Of course, none of you have not seen their grandparents at a very young age. But, leafing through pages of a family album, we ...

Classic elegance Dior: sophisticated designs in 1940-1960-ies on the streets of Paris

25-09-2020

Classic elegance Dior: sophisticated designs in 1940-1960-ies ...

Willie Maiwald grew up in a family engaged in the hotel business. But as sometimes happens, the young man realized that his path ...

Hunghutz: Chinese mafia has seized the far East of the Russian Empire

25-09-2020

Hunghutz: Chinese mafia has seized the far East of the ...

Translated from the Chinese "hunghutz" means "red beard". It is believed that the so-called one of the criminal clans of China, ...