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Franchise Review: Winnie the Pooh (Part 1)

Franchise Review: Winnie the Pooh (Part 1)

Welcome to the premiere episode of Franchise Review. In this episode, we’ll be looking at the complete history of Winnie the Pooh. From his simple origins as a child’s plaything, to a literary icon, to a movie star, Pooh has gone through many changes and appealed to many different audiences. This episode we’ll look at …

Uranus 101 | National Geographic

Uranus 101 | National Geographic

– [Angeli] In ancient times, humans studied the night sky and discovered the worlds of Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. But beyond this realm of knowledge, another world shined brightly, just waiting to be discovered. Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun from a distance of about 20 astronomical units, or 20 times …

Fall of Constantinople – Reply History

Fall of Constantinople – Reply History

In the year 1451, The 19 year old Mehmed II ascends to the Ottoman throne, and immediately begins preparation for the taking of Constantinople. Their capital and last great holdout of the Roman Empire He saw as his duty to capture the city because for him it was an essential part in the expansion and …

The Ancient City of Sela | Lost Cities With Albert Lin

The Ancient City of Sela | Lost Cities With Albert Lin

[dramatic music playing] ALBERT LIN (VOICEOVER): 30 miles north of Petra, I’m laser scanning the ancient city of Sela for the very first time. I’m looking for clues that the nomadic Nabateans settled here. Look at this. There’s pottery just, like, falling out of the ground. That’s the indication for people living here. This is …