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9 Weird Historical Photos that Actually Happened

The things depicted in these photos occurred since, well, the advent of photography. Life was so different a mere 50, 75 or 100 years ago. These photos serve as an excellent reminder that the things we know and are familiar with change rapidly. These historical photos will challenge you, surprise you, and amuse you. #1.…

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Nine Interesting Perpetual Motion Machine In The History

Perpetual motion technology has been fascinating people for a long time. Today, it’s widely accepted as little more than pseudoscience, but that certainly hasn’t stopped people from creating bigger, better, and more outlandish gadgets and gizmos in the hopes of breaking the laws of physics and revolutionizing the world. Here are nine interesting perpetual motion…

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Leonardo Da Vinci: The 9 Inventions of the Greatest Mind

Leonardo da Vinci’s inventions are not very well known by the general public, hopefully that will change with this article. He is very well known as being one of the greatest painters of all time. He has received virtually no recognition for many inventions that other people have subsequently been accredited for. So here are…

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Amal Clooney is Pregnant! George Clooney and Amal Expecting Twins

Amal Clooney is Pregnant! Hollywood actor George Clooney and his attorney wife Amal are expecting twins. Julie Chen of CBS’s “The Talk” confirmed Thursday that Mrs. Clooney, 39, is due in June. A few years back if you would have asked George Clooney about marriage and kids his answer would be very different. However, in…

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The White House Life Throughout the Years

The White House for the U.S. president was designed by Irish-born architect James Hoban in the 1790s. Rebuilt after a British attack in 1814, the “President’s House” accommodated such technological changes as the installation of electricity. The building underwent major structural changes in the early 1900s under Teddy Roosevelt and under Harry Truman after WWII.…

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Bjarke Ingels: Most Whimsical and Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Bjarke Bundgaard Ingels is a Danish architect. He is the founder and creative partner of Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) since 2005. And now he’s making his mark on New York City. He is known for buildings that defy traditional architectural conventions and dimensions, ranging from representations of mountains to snowflakes. Ingels moved to the city…

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9 Real Life Heroes Who Have Changed The World

Hero is perfect in every way, they can do no wrong, they always arrive on time, they look impeccable and they stick to a moral guideline which is built in to them. They become a somebody by saving 'ordinary' people on a daily basis and everyone wants to be like them. Everyone wants to be…

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George Michael: He Passed Away At The Age Of 53

The 1980s pop icon George Michael has died of heart failure at the age of 53, peacefully at home. At this stage the death is being treated as unexplained but not suspicious. George Michael was not married when he died, and he had many relationships. Here are 9 intersting facts about singer life. #1. George…

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List of 9 Most Famous Pirates in World History

In the Caribbean and beyond, pirates will live in history upon the waves of bravado, whether for renown, misplaced fame, or cruelty. All enjoyed a specific period, usually short-lived, of success in their respective waters. The following is a list of the nine most famous pirates in worldly oceans. #1. William Kidd (Scottish, 1645 -…

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Top 9 Super Intelligent Child Prodigies

Many people over the period of centuries have shown exceptional intelligence, the gift has been sometimes lost or not used for its potential. They’re the super genius and really smart and has been made to name the brightest Child Prodigies in the world. Not only are they geniuses, but their work in words already proving…

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Elizabeth Taylor: 9 Facts About The Biggest Star Ever

Now she belongs to the ages. But the truth is, Taylor has always belonged to the ages, it's why her absence is so significant to millions. Elizabeth Taylor made more than 50 films, garnered five Academy Award nominations and twice won the best-actress Oscar. There's such a tendency to diminish her talent while looking at…

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9 Celebrity Parents Who Tragically Lost Their Children

Tragedy can strike us all at any given moment. But what could possibly be worse than the feeling of losing a child? Here are 9 celebrity parents  suffered tragic fate. #1. Juvenile New Orleans rapper Juvenile lost his four-year-old daughter Jelani to a violent end in 2008. She was murdered by her half-brother Tyrone Terrell…

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9 Celebrity Deaths That Will Haunt You To The Grave

The world lost these famous actors and musicians far too soon but it was how they died that haunts their legacy. All of them were involved in freak accidents or circumstances and after reading the details, you may think twice about going to do. These are 9 of the most haunting celebrity deaths over the…

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Walt Disney: 9 Facts About Men Who Create Our Magic Childhood

There are not very many people in the world that don't recognize the name "Walt Disney" and throughout the 20th century, this name went from being unknown to one of the most popular as well as powerful brands around the globe. Walt Disney was an American motion-picture and television producer and showman, famous as a…

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9 Disney Characters Inspired By Real-Life People You’d Never Expect

Innovations in technology since Disney started in 1923 have changed how the movies are created, but the company has always sought to base its animated icons on real people and animals in order to create realistic and fully rounded characters. Many of the most memorable have been based on actors and models who would have been…

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