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Is Secret Inca History Hidden in Knots?

Is Secret Inca History Hidden in Knots?

The Incans of South America have a lot in common with your average boy scout. They’re both of a small stature and ooh they look good in a ‘kerchief. But more than anything else – mmm, they loved a good knot. Where they just tying knots, OR.. …Were they tying a secret history in a …

How the CN Tower was Built

How the CN Tower was Built

For almost 50 years, the CN Tower has dominated the skyline here in Toronto, Canada as one of the tallest communication towers ever built, and as one of the greatest engineering achievements of the 20th century. Standing at just over 553 m, the tower opened to the public in the summer of 1976 as the …

Spanning the Generations, One Letter at a Time

Spanning the Generations, One Letter at a Time

So, there were four folders like that. The Seward Project is looking at correspondence between but William Henry Seward and his families. I honestly can’t even tell if this is like a “d” or an “h”. These papers were preserved originally because of his public role in life being Senator and Governor, Secretary of State, …

Beam Tutorial: How Beam Works

Beam Tutorial: How Beam Works

Hi and welcome to the Beam tutorial series short videos in which we’ll discuss the basic features and concepts of Beam confidential cryptocurrency In this video we will talk about Mimblewimble, the blockchain protocol used by Beam and how it works Mimblewimble white paper was originally published in June 2016 by an anonymous author and …