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The Animated History of Australia

This episode is brought to you by skillshare. The first five hundred viewers who sign up using the link below get two months of skillshare absolutely free Aristotle, Ptolemy and Macrobius believed that there was far too much land in the Northern hemisphere and that there must be some undiscovered continent balancing the globe somewhere …

Learn Asian History Documentary

Learn Asian History Documentary

The modern age may feature many regions which make up Asia. The history of Middle East, South Asia and East Asia is what makes up the entire Asian history. The coastline fringe has witnessed some of the greatest civilizations of history. The region had both ethnic and historical consistency. The civilizations shared their cultures and …

10 Biggest Product Flops In History

10 Biggest Product Flops In History

– You know, I don’t understand why my line of children’s toys didn’t succeed. Look at how cute they are! Okay, well maybe that one was a flop for a good reason but every company wants their product to be the next big thing. To do that, they will often take risks by putting their …

Defunctland: The History of Action Park

Defunctland: The History of Action Park

Greg: New and improved and open once again. Rosanna: Fantastic. Anna Gilligan is there this morning, hello Anna. Anna: Hi, guys, yeah. I think you’re seeing some guys jump off the Tarzan Jump here at Action Park. It’s been closed since 1996, they reopened it on June 14th. I’m here with the owner, Andrew Mulvihill. …

The myth of Pandora’s box – Iseult Gillespie

The myth of Pandora’s box – Iseult Gillespie

Curiosity: a blessing, or a curse? The paradoxical nature of this trait was personified for the ancient Greeks in the mythical figure of Pandora. According to legend, she was the first mortal woman, whose blazing curiosity set a chain of earth-shattering events in motion. Pandora was breathed into being by Hephaestus, God of fire, who …

The Criminal History of Chief Keef

The Criminal History of Chief Keef

Chief Keef is one of the most iconic rappers in Hip Hop history. At only 15 years old, the south side Chicago rapper took the rap game by storm after being one of the first people to really put Chicago drill music on the map. Chief Keef’s demonic style of hip hop was like nothing …