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Google Search Histories of 7 Historical Figures

  Obviously Google wasn’t around for most of history, but what if it was? Here are the search histories of seven notable historical figures:     Julias Caesar Roman Emperor 100-44 B.C. Benjamin Franklin American…



Ancient Egypt Pharaoh

7 Mind-Blowing Ways Ancient Egypt is Like Modern Times

From its famous pyramids to its mesmerizing hieroglyphs, ancient Egypt possesses some of the most recognizable historical features of any ancient civilization. It was one of the first independent civilizations in the world, lasting nearly…


8 “Pimp Cups” From Ancient Times

Photo: Carole Raddato Cover photo (Lil Jon): Gamerscore blog The pimp cup dates back long before Lil Jon was getting crunk. Ceremonial cups for drinking alcoholic beverages have been a feature of civilization for thousands…




How to Drink Like a Viking

The Vikings are one of history‚Äôs most fascinating people. In the early middle ages, from late 700 A.D. to about 1100 A.D., the sea-fairing Vikings came from their home in the Scandinavian regions of the…