Andrei Tapalaga ✒️
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The reflection of Donella Hagaer Maedow’s face upon the screen where the programing is running in 1973 (Source: ABC News)

In ancient literature, there is always a mention of the end of human civilization, or as we better define it, the end of the world. …

Skull of Homo Sapiens (left) Skull of Neanderthals (right) (Source: Public Domain)

We sometimes talk about war as if it is something that only happened in the past 10,000 years but war was born along with the first ancestors of humanity. Peace is just a social lie, such as perfection, which does not exist. …

Gordon, also known as “Whipped Peter”, a former enslaved African American man, shows his scarred back at a medical examination, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on 2nd April 1863. The scars were the result of whipping during his time as an enslaved person at a Louisiana plantation. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Personal interests in the medical world make me do a lot of research in this field, especially in the history of medicine and how it has evolved over the years. If you would have told me that back in the 19th century, when slavery was still common, society believed that…

A police officer staring at people who have died from hunger in the center of Leningrad whilst everyone goes by, 1942 (Source: TASS/Getty Images)

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With Operation Barbarossa putting the German Army at full speed, the Soviet army protecting Leningrad had no chance to fight back. This was something that the Germans have taken into account and decided to…

Painting of Pierre David (Source: Public Domain)

We all love urban legends because of the mystery hidden behind them. Although we know what most urban legends remain just legends created by people who want attention, there is one urban legend from 140 years ago that was discovered to be true by accident.

The Urban Legend around Verviers

The town Verviers located in…

Russian teachers from Moscow received their monthly salary in vodka in 1998 (Source: Historic Photographs)

The economic crisis that had hit the world during the 1990s had a different impact on every nation around the globe. This economic crisis wasn’t caused by something specific as it is defined by many different events concerning the financial status of the world. …

Charles Darwin during his elder years (Source: Public Domain)

Charles Darwin had a bright mind that was able to look at the past from a different perspective. Understanding life itself from a social and biological perspective was a lot more difficult 200 years ago, especially when the best source of education on general knowledge apart from books was word…

The eyes of a child overlooking a power plant (Source: Climaterra)

Every 100 million years or so a mass extinction has occurred on our planet and it is believed that all of them have been due to natural catastrophes such as a huge asteroid hitting the earth or gigantic volcano eruptions. …

A photo believed to be of Ellen Sadler from a young age before her long sleep (Source: HubPages)

The 19th century is a fascinating era as it was on the brink of the industrial revolution, the modernization of the medical industry, and a social shift that would impact future generations which would have the biggest impact on humanity. …

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