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6 Things Everyone Should Know About African History

  The study of world history sometimes seems fixated on classical Greece and Rome, and some argue that Western mainstream history seems to forget much of African history, Indian history, and the great achievements in…







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…



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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…