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Funny pictures about century in a nutshell. Oh, and cool pics about century in a nutshell. Also, century in a nutshell. Weird Facts, Fun Facts, Random Facts, Cool Pictures, Funny Pictures, Interesting History, Interesting Facts, Amazing Facts, Anthropologie

Bits of history.

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Funny pictures about 25 Reasons Fred Rogers was awesome. Oh, and cool pics about 25 Reasons Fred Rogers was awesome. Also, 25 Reasons Fred Rogers was awesome. Make Me Happy, Make Me Smile, Fred Rogers, Bob Rogers, It Goes On, Faith In Humanity, My Tumblr, Punk, Good People

25 Reasons Fred Rogers Was Awesome

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Edward Curtis portraits document Native American culture in the early as reservations and assimilation threatened to destroy it. Native American Beauty, Native American Photos, Native American Tribes, Native American History, American Indians, Image American, Edward Curtis, Inka, Native Indian

Stunning pictures document the life of Native American Indians before the influence of Western settlers

A century ago, photographer and ethnologist Edward S. Curtis embarked on a vast study of Native American peoples throughout the West.

 French White Girl Tippi Degre Grew Up In Africa Among Wild Animals. Riding Elephants and Ostriches, Sleeping With Lions, Hugging Bullfrogs. Wrote Book Called Tippi of Africa. Claims She Can Communicate With Animals Wild Animals In Africa, African Animals, African Elephant, Baby Animals, Cute Animals, Jungle Animals, We Are The World, Belle Photo, Tarzan

The REAL Mowgli: Incredible images of the little girl who spent the first ten years of her life growing up in the African bush

Heart-warming pictures of the real life Mowgli, a girl who spent the first ten years of her life growing up in the African bush, have been released for the first time.

time capsule: The House That Time Forgot. The larder reflecs the palate of a different age: tinned new potatoes, tinned sardines, and jars and jars of Bovril 1930s House, Design Movements, Red Bricks, Retro Home Decor, Historical Architecture, Something Old, Time Capsule, Decorating Your Home, 1920s

The house that time forgot: Mother and sons keep family home frozen in the 1920s for 70 YEARS with original decoration, food and furniture

When grocer William Straw, of 7 Blyth Grove, Worksop, died in 1932, his grief-stricken family decided to leave their family house exactly as he knew it - now it offers a fascinating glimpse into suburban British family life in the 1920s.

At her 2010 MoMa retrospective Marina performed ‘The Artist Is Present’ as part of the show, where she shared a minute of silence with each stranger who sat in front of her. Ulay arrived without her knowing and this is what happened. Great Love Stories, Love Story, Performance Arte, Marina Abramovic, Intense Love, Great Wall Of China, Big Hugs, Art Moderne, Museum Of Modern Art

Marina Abramovic and Ulay - Zen Garage

Marina Abramovic and Ulay started an intense love story in the 70s, performing art out of the van they lived in. When they felt the relationship had run its course, they decided to walk the Great Wall of China, each from one end, meeting for one last big hug in the middle and never seeing …

These astoundingly beautiful images are from the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. Enter for a chance to win a National Geographic Expedition to the Galápagos (for two) aboard the National Geographic Endeavour. Photographie National Geographic, National Geographic Photography, National Geographic Travel, We Are The World, People Around The World, Around The Worlds, 4k Ultra Hd Wallpapers, Old Fisherman, Concours Photo

The beauty and diversity of the human race captured in stunning entries for National Geographic's 2013 Traveler Photo Contest

The stunning beauty and diversity of the human race is captured in a series of photographs that have been submitted for this year’s National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.

The Land of Oz - Abandoned Theme Park, North Carolina. Lost: The Yellow Brick Road weaves through the abandoned theme park, which has been the victim of fire and theft since closing Abandoned Theme Parks, Abandoned Amusement Parks, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Beech Mountain, Land Of Oz

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road: eerie abandoned Land of Oz theme park hidden at top of a North Carolina mountain

In its heyday the Land of Oz could attract 20,000 visitors a day, but the North Carolina theme park has fallen into disrepair after being abandoned more than 30 years ago.

And you think YOUR beauty regime’s tough! Vintage beauty treatments that will really make your hair curl – Lexy Cole - Perm Hair Styles Max Factor, Vintage Beauty, Crazy Women, Air Dry Hair, Types Of Curls, Beauty Regimen, Permed Hairstyles, How To Make Hair, Beauty Shop

And you think YOUR beauty regime's tough! Brutal dimple makers. Terrifying perms. Vintage beauty treatments that will really make your hair curl

With procedures such as botox injections and chemical peels one could think that going to extremes for beauty is a modern phenomenon. But it seems that women have always tried the weirdest and wackiest methods.

Ena Bernard, nanny of 44 years to the children of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, died July 23 at her home in Sunrise, Florida. Ethel and eight of her children attended their nanny's funeral Thursday. Jackie Kennedy, Los Kennedy, Ethel Kennedy, Nimes France, Interesting News Articles, Interesting Reads, Andre Kertesz, Robert Kennedy Children, Greatest Presidents

Beloved nanny who helped raise 11 Kennedy children and was a witness to history, laid to rest at 105

Ena Bernard, nanny of 44 years to the children of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, died July 23 at her home in Sunrise, Florida. 85-year-old Ethel and eight of her children attended their nanny's funeral Thursday.

Rio-de-janeiro-Thierry-Cohen: What Major World Cities Look Like at Night, Minus the Light Pollution. Thierry Cohen, Tokyo, Light Pollution, Sky View, World Cities, Nocturne, Urban Landscape, Landscape Photos, Landscape Photography

What the Night Sky Would Look Like if Cities Went Dark

Thierry Cohen began his professional career in 1985 and is seen as one of the pioneers of digital photography. Cohen currently lives and works in Paris. Since 2010 he has devoted himself to …

Tom Hussey created an beautiful photography series called Reflection. Where old people look in the mirror and think back of the persons they were when they were younger. All captured in one photograph Photography New York, Photography Series, Amazing Photography, Conceptual Photography, Photography Ideas, Reflection Photos, Reflection Photography, Mirror Photography, Photos Corps

Remembering who they were: The haunting photos of Alzheimer's patients who see only their younger selves in the mirror

These haunting images show the devastating effects of Alzheimer's disease as portrayed by photographer Tom Hussey. The images reflect the debilitating effects of the disease.

Upworthy: These Straight People Answer a Question Gay People Have Been Asked for Years Human Rights Movement, Freedom Of Movement, Interesting News Articles, Interesting Reads, Refugee Rights, Straight People, Gender Inequality, Patriarchy, Social Justice

Watch these straight people answer a question gay people have been asked for years.

If every straight person honestly answered this question, we'd wipe out homophobia tomorrow.

Revealing the Contents of a Time Capsule- this whole thing gave me goosebumps. Walters Walters and Creswell Creswell Trosper- we need to show Gam and Dandy this! Interesting News Articles, Interesting Reads, Interesting History, Old Chest, Paris Apartments, Time Capsule, Oklahoma City, Live Long, Open Up

Revealing the Contents of a 100-year-old Time Capsule

On April 22, 2013, the Oklahoma Historical Society in partnership with the First Lutheran Church unearthed a 6-ft x 3-ft x 3-ft (1.83m x 0.91m x 0.91m) chest, buried in the church’s ba…

Travel a few hundred miles south of Buenos Aires, and you’ll find Villa Epecuen. This eerie real-life Atlantis has reappeared from under flood waters after spending 25 years submerged. Derelict Places, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Houses, Atlantis, Google Maps View, Lakeside Resort, Desert Places, Underwater City, Water Villa

The town that drowned: Eerie pictures of the real life Atlantis that was underwater for 25 years

Once a vibrant lake country spa town south of Buenos Aires, Epecuen was flooded nearly three decades ago - the lagoon salt water has left its mark with everything slowly emerging from the water covered in a silvery-white.