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The History of Hong Kong

Throughout modern history, world powers have repeatedly fought over this strategically valuable land. Its name means “fragrant harbor” in Chinese, but it could also mean “City of Change.” This is the story of Hong Kong. The first wave of people to arrive in large numbers had fled Genghis Kahn and his brutal Mongol hordes. They …

This Is What Prison Will Be Like In 2119

This Is What Prison Will Be Like In 2119

The year is 2119 and you’ve just been sentenced to 10 years for stealing someone’s personal air vehicle, aka, flying car. Now let’s try and imagine what kind of punishment the authorities might meter out. Maybe you’ll be sent to a penal colony, except this colony is on Mars and there you’ll be doing hard …

Generations Throughout History

Generations Throughout History

(rumbling) (eerie music) (soft music) (static) (soft music) (piano music) (soft relaxing music) (soft rock music) (perplexed music) (chiming music) (soft relaxing music) (“Wait” ) ♫ As long as we’re together ♫ This moment last forever ♫ And what will she say ♫ Will my heart be torn ♫ Maybe there’s some else to keep …