History

6 ridiculous accidents that led to the death of kings of the past

02-11-2021

6 ridiculous accidents that led to the death of kings of the past

It is not customary to give the Darwin Prize retroactively, but many characters in the story could have earned it. Kings, tsars, ...

6 reasons why you should print your photos

01-11-2021

6 reasons why you should print your photos

Photographer Brady Cabe shares his thoughts.

Traditions of the Russian feast: 10 stacks on the staff

01-11-2021

Traditions of the Russian feast: 10 stacks on the staff

The Russian feast was distinguished not only by hospitality, excellent snacks, but also by a plentiful libation. And, if for some ...

Amazingly vivid retro photographs of Jacques-Henri Lartigue, taken as if yesterday

01-11-2021

Amazingly vivid retro photographs of Jacques-Henri Lartigue, ...

Jacques-Henri Lartigue (1894-1986) is perhaps the most famous "amateur" in the history of photography. The art world discovered his ...

7 laptops that revolutionized the world of laptops

31-10-2021

7 laptops that revolutionized the world of laptops

Many of us use laptops that have long been considered their usual things, such as a phone or TV. The idea of creating a small ...

Versailles luxury: "Phantom of Love" is the most expensive Rolls-Royce in history

30-10-2021

Versailles luxury: "Phantom of Love" is the most expensive ...

The interior design of this Rolls-Royce Phantom car was ordered by businessman Clarence Gasque for his wife in 1926. The luxury ...

The hottest beauties of the 70s

30-10-2021

The hottest beauties of the 70s

The Instagram account @70sbabes, dedicated to girls in the style of the 70s of the last century, has more than 350 thousand ...

How they lit up at parties in the 1970s

30-10-2021

How they lit up at parties in the 1970s

A selection of warm lamp vintage photos from the distant 70s. Chic, glitter, beauty, alcohol and dancing at retro parties of the ...

Fun, beautiful and still a few facts that we didn't know about Brezhnev

29-10-2021

Fun, beautiful and still a few facts that we didn't know ...

Many remember Leonid Brezhnev, the old and infirm a man about whom popular rumor piled a lot of anecdotes. For example, we remember ...

City of the dead: tombs 10 most notorious criminals

29-10-2021

City of the dead: tombs 10 most notorious criminals

Usually famous criminals and maniacs live long, not noticing how outrages, robberies and murders step by step bring them closer to ...

The lost War: how humanity has struggled with masturbation in different eras

29-10-2021

The lost War: how humanity has struggled with masturbation in ...

It just so happened that the act of the biblical Onan, who did not want to have children from the wife of a dead brother imposed on ...

Close contacts and strong hugs in old photos: why was it normal before, but not now?

29-10-2021

Close contacts and strong hugs in old photos: why was it ...

Brett and Kate McKay (Brett & Kate McKay), authors of the blog "The Art of Manliness", collect retro photos. After reviewing a ...

Albert Pierpoint - the Last Executioner of the Empire

29-10-2021

Albert Pierpoint - the Last Executioner of the Empire

It is said that Albert Pierpoint executed 433 men and 17 women, including 200 Nazi fiends who could hardly atone for their sins in ...

From the Renaissance to postmodernism: 500 years of interior design living room

29-10-2021

From the Renaissance to postmodernism: 500 years of interior ...

Interior design as a separate art appeared, probably in ancient Egypt to modern-day has passed through many stages. Designers ...

Why Krug, Nemtsov, Talkov and other famous people were killed

29-10-2021

Why Krug, Nemtsov, Talkov and other famous people were killed

Last year, 17 years after the death of Mikhail Krug, the Investigative Committee named the artist's killer, and also revealed the ...

What did the first beauty treatments look like

28-10-2021

What did the first beauty treatments look like

We have already got acquainted with the features of women's fitness a century ago, and today we will arrange a tour of the beauty ...

20 historical photos that you definitely haven't seen!

28-10-2021

20 historical photos that you definitely haven't seen!

It would seem that we just do not know and have not seen in the Internet era, when any information is available! But historical ...

As known, the Israeli thief became a national hero

28-10-2021

As known, the Israeli thief became a national hero

In the 90s Moti Ashkenazi was one of the most famous and dexterous thieves in all of Israel. Usually the guy hunted on the beaches ...

Moscow - Siberia - Japan in 1980

28-10-2021

Moscow - Siberia - Japan in 1980

In the Olympic 1980, Japanese extreme tourists traveled through the entire Soviet Union. In this collection of photos you will see ...

8 incredible scenes from historical films that actually happened

28-10-2021

8 incredible scenes from historical films that actually happened

The creators of historical films often conjure up some moments to make the plot more exciting. But in this collection you will find ...

The Norwegian airline showed what was fed on planes half a century ago

28-10-2021

The Norwegian airline showed what was fed on planes half a ...

It is always curious to look into the past — for example, who would have thought that half a century ago passengers on board ...

20 weird and Ridiculous Halloween costumes from old photos

27-10-2021

20 weird and Ridiculous Halloween costumes from old photos

Halloween has a centuries-old tradition rooted in the culture of the ancient Celts of Ireland and Scotland. Only relatively ...

Ruth Orkin's legendary photo series "An American Woman in Florence"

27-10-2021

Ruth Orkin's legendary photo series "An American Woman in ...

Ruth Orkin (1921-1985) was an American photographer and filmmaker. She grew up in Hollywood, where her mother was a silent film ...

Headless photoshop of the beginning of the last century

26-10-2021

Headless photoshop of the beginning of the last century

These pictures, collected at the eBay online auction and elsewhere by collector Robert E. Jackson, offer an unusual and funny look ...

Why were the inhabitants of medieval Europe afraid to wash

26-10-2021

Why were the inhabitants of medieval Europe afraid to wash

Even from school history lessons, we remember that in the Middle Ages, European cities were real cesspools. Sewage flowed through ...

23 photos that came back to life thanks to Photoshop

25-10-2021

23 photos that came back to life thanks to Photoshop

Tatiana Dyachenko from Dnipro (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine) is engaged in a useful and necessary business: she returns people's memory ...