If you were wealthy and devout in 16th century Europe, one of the ultimate possessions was a prayer nut. These..
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NPR has just released a fascinating interactive map that reveals the most common job in each U.S. state. While you..
There’s probably no better way to see the power of the colorizing technique than with these animated GIFs from the..
You’ve seen it many times. You’re sitting there waiting for your movie to start, but first this message plays across..
Over a century before The Sartorialist was stopping fashionable people to capture their unique sense of style, photographer Edward Linley..
Walk far into the woods near the village of Witley in Surrey, England and you’ll find a hidden treasure. The..
Motorcycles have been called “Iron Steeds” for a long time, but the forgotten sport of motorcycle chariot racing really took..
From the ’20s to the ’50s a streamlining craze swept the world. Inspired by the rise of the airplane and..
Orson Welles has a varied reputation depending on who you ask. He lived many lives. Some cite his egotism and..
A lot of the world has changed in the past 100 years, but a lot has stayed the same too...