#Game of Thrones

Does Snoop Dogg Think That ‘Game Of Thrones’ Is Real History?

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Snoop Dogg is a huge fan of Game of Thrones, but the reason why he loves the show is a bit strange, to say the least.

NASA

Happy Birthday, ‘Pale Blue Dot': The Iconic Picture Of The Solar System Turns 25

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The first "portrait" of our solar system was captured by the Voyager 1 spacecraft in 1990.

FRIDAY THE 13TH

What’s So Scary About Friday The 13th?

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Why is Friday the 13th such a terrifying day for so many? A look at the myths behind the superstition.

#Video Games

A Brief History Of The Ascent Of Co-Op Gaming

Promoted by Evolve

'Evolve' has four-on-one competitive co-op... but it took decades, and a few cultural shifts in gaming, to get there.

Historical Women

Check Out Some Of The Most Overlooked, Badass Women In History

This video showcases some of the toughest, roughest, and most badass women to ever grace the pages of history. Who makes your list?

religion

Historians Have Found Human Teeth In A 300-Year-Old Statue Of Jesus Christ

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Historians made an odd discovery in an 18th century statue of Christ: Human teeth.

Videos

Rucker Park: A Video History

Promoted by Bacardi

Here's a look at the importance of Rucker Park to basketball's history... and future.

ROB ZOMBIE

Rob Zombie’s ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ Animated Short Is Ridiculously Violent

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Ready to climb aboard the History Dragula and learn about the French Revolution from Prof. Rob Zombie?

#Viral Videos

‘Wonderful London’ Shows How The City Hasn’t Changed In Ninety Years

'Wonderful London' shows just how little the city has changed in 90 years.

#Comics

Everything You Need To Know About Captain America Before Seeing ‘The Winter Soldier’

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Captain America has been an enduring character in comics... but why? A brief look at the character... and recommendations for comics to read.

not so fast

Five Reasons '300' Is Historically Bullsh*t

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'300' may have been a hit movie, but it got the facts wrong. A lot of facts wrong.

VIKINGS

The 10 Best Kill GIFs From The First Season Of HISTORY’s ‘Vikings’ – Plus An Exclusive GIF From Season 2

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Check out the glorious displays of violence and the brutal bloodshed from the first season of HISTORY's 'Vikings.'

seedy underbellies

What Happens In Pompeii Stays In Pompeii: The Story Of Ancient Rome’s Las Vegas

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Pompeii was a beautiful city... and a seedy one. Here's a look at the underside of the ancient city.

smithsonian

The Smithsonian Is Putting 3D Models Of Its Collection Online

The Smithsonian is putting its collection out there in 3D. And yes, you can 3D print it. Have your own priceless relic!

#Comics

A Vintage Superman Comic Starring JFK Is For Sale… But It Shouldn’t Be.

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And it might have been stolen from the JFK Library, no less. Here's why a classic Superman story is being sold.

NURSERY RHYMES

Proof That Nursery Rhymes Are Actually Horrible

Once you learn the origins of these popular nursery rhymes, you probably won't want to sing them to your kids.

History

Driving on the Left vs. Driving on the Right

Have you ever wondered why some countries drive in the left lane while others drive in the right lane.

VIKINGS

What The Cast Of History's 'Vikings' Looks Like In Real Life

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History's 'Vikings' just wrapped its first season, so let's get a look the cast behind the beards.

JOHN GREEN

31 Kissing Cousins

A look at some rather famous people who married their cousins, including Albert Einstein and Charles Darwin.


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