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Origins of the First Civilization

Origins of the First Civilization

This video was made possible by WIX. If you’re ready to create a website, head over to wix.com/go/infographics2019 to try out one of their premium plans right now. According to Greek mythology, an immortal being named Prometheus stole fire from the gods and bestowed it upon humanity, the first of many gifts to enable the …

8 Scariest Archaeological Discoveries

8 Scariest Archaeological Discoveries

Sometimes digging up things would reveal frightening truths we’d rather not know about. From vampires to cursed books, here are the 8 scariest archeological discoveries ever made. Number 8: The Book of the debt The ancient Egyptian Book of the debt is famously known as a book containing spells that could be used in the …

Worst Prison Experiments Conducted on Humans

Worst Prison Experiments Conducted on Humans

The United States has the largest prison population per capita in the world behind the Seychelles, but in terms of inmates, the tiny island nation has nothing on the US. According to Prison Policy, in total, if you include all the various forms of detention such as prisons, jails, juvenile correctional facilities, and more, there …

Superhumans Jaime Garcia on History Channel

Superhumans Jaime Garcia on History Channel

It’s time to meet a man who has an awesome mind He can calculate faster than calculator Jaime Garcia looks like a normal man but his brain is unique in the planet This Colombian can do mentally complex mathematical functions, that are almost imposible to solve without the use of a calculator I started to …

Russia’s Geography Problem

Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it is to Amsterdam5. It’s huge… …

Brazil’s Geography Problem

Brazil’s Geography Problem

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Learn from 21,000 classes for free for two months at https://skl.sh/wendover3. There are plenty of lines you can draw on the globe but perhaps none is more consequential than the equator. Of the 15 wealthiest countries in the world as measured by GDP per capita, all are in …