Category: History

100 Years in 10 Minutes

Some of the missing things that happened and I would add: – 1921 Einstein invents Atomic and hydrogen bomb – 1969 Man on the Moon – 1971 Greenpeace – 1975 End of Vietnam War – 1979 Revolution – 1987 “Tear down this wall” – 1989 Fall of German wall – 1997 Last french atomic bomb test – 1997 Mars Rover… Read more →

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History of Santa

Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, and simply “Santa”, is a figure with legendary, mythical, historical origins who bring`s gifts to the homes of the good children during the late evening and overnight hours of Christmas Eve, December 24. According to a tradition which can be traced to the 1820s, Santa Claus lives at the… Read more →

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Did Humans Evolve

Human evolution is the phenotypic history of the genus Homo, including the emergence of Homo sapiens as a distinct species and as a unique category of hominids (“great apes”) and mammals. The study of human evolution uses many scientific disciplines, including physical anthropology, primatology, archaeology, linguistics and genetics. By exploring both fossil and molecular evidence for human evolution, this video… Read more →

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Hermann Hesse’s Best Novels

Hermann Hesse was Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. In 1946, he received the nobel prize in literature. His best works include: novel named Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game (also known as Magister Ludi), of which explores an individual’s search for authenticity, self knowledge and spirituality. Steppenwolf is his tenth novel. Originally published in Germany in 1927, two years… Read more →

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