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LGR – Where in Time Is Carmen Sandiego?

LGR – Where in Time Is Carmen Sandiego?

[educationally smooth jazz plays] Greetings folks! Once again we’re nestled into the month of April, and on LGR that means edutainment time! And time for a game about time, this time being Where in Time Is Carmen Sandiego, popping up for a plethora of popular personal computers in 1989 by Broderbund Software. It’s actually the …

How Brazil Hacked History (And Got So Stupidly Big)

How Brazil Hacked History (And Got So Stupidly Big)

Brazil is the fifth largest country by territory. It occupies half of South America, being as big as all its Spanish speaking countries combined. But historically there should’ve not been any Portuguese trace in this part of the World. Spain and Portugal started the era of Great Discoveries and dominated the ocean in the 15th …

Why saying ‘the Ukraine’ is more than a mistake (Honest History. Episode 11)

Why saying ‘the Ukraine’ is more than a mistake (Honest History. Episode 11)

If you’re wondering which is correct: “Ukraine” or “the Ukraine,” it’s time for a linguistics lesson. Saying “the Ukraine” is more than a grammatical mistake — it is inappropriate and disrespectful to Ukraine and Ukrainians. This linguistic bad habit has its roots in both politics and history. In English, countries, with a few exceptions, never …

Ok Tested Vs CBSE 2020: The Social Science Quiz

Ok Tested Vs CBSE 2020: The Social Science Quiz

Hello guys! I’m glad that I’m here with my favorite boys because Arts, Commerce, and Science have united. And we are here to compete with the CBSE students. But these kids are in class 10, don’t stress.How are you so overconfident? This overconfidence will drown us. We are here for a quiz.Civics, Geography, and History. …

How a Grandma Broke All of Armenia’s Internet

This video was was made possible by CuriosityStream. When you sign up with the link in the description, you’ll also get access to Nebula, the streaming video platform that HAI is a part of. This is the Mtskheta district. The Mtskheta district is in the, hmm, the Mtskheta-Mtianeti region of Georgia—the country Georgia, not the …

The Geographical History of Africa

The Geographical History of Africa

To understand what Africa looks like it does today you have to start way back into Earth’s history, 310 million years ago to be precise 310 million years ago, during the late carboniferous the world looked nothing like today there were no continent, like today, but rather one enormous super-continent called Pangaea Pangaea had an …