a6longhair18

17 Interesting Vintage Portraits of Long-Haired Victorian Ladies

For Victorians ladies, hair is a woman’s crowning glory, and they liked to flaunt it in many of their photos. During the Victorian era, a girl until the age of 16 wore her hair in braids. When she became a young lady...

 
agedeg

14 Reasons Why People Died So Much Younger 100 Years Ago

In 1796 an English doctor named Edward Jenner took incredible risks to get rid of smallpox. His remarkable work is said to have “saved more lives than the work of any other human.” Because of his work and later...

 
ehehayg

Soldiers’ Weaponry from 1066 to 2014

Photographer Thom Atkinson explores a soldier’s kit from the crude weaponry and armor of the Battle of Hastings, to the high-tech military kit of modern warfare, spanning nearly 1000 years.

 
prpeption

The Final Preparations For Atomic Bombings On Japan (31 Photos)

These previously unseen photos reveal the preparations leading up to the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. On August 6th and 9th of 1945, the atomic bombs were dropped on the two cities.

 
anglenpho

Man Revisited World War II Photos Of His City, And Took Photos From The Same Angle (20 Pics)

70 years after World War II, he photographs the same angle of the places.

 
titanic facts - FI

20 Interesting Facts About The Titanic

The tragedy that is the sinking of the "unsinkable" Titanic may have happened a long time ago, yet here we are, still widely fascinated by the terrible event - even after...

 
loading bar