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Histography – Timeline Of History

Histography is a fascinating project. It’s an interactive timeline that spans across 14 billion years of history, from the Big Bang all the way up to 2015. The site draws data and events from Wikipedia, and allows you to search … Continue reading

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A Brief Timeline Of Everything

Title says it all really. This is an extremely condensed brief timeline of the history of our universe and planet. Wonderful music by Lindsey Stirling, great visuals, and just a beautiful video. It also contains the most astounding fact that … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela passed away yesterday aged 95. The above video by The New York Times takes a look at South Africa’s first black president. A timeline of his life can be found over at the BBC, along with a wealth of other … Continue reading

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The Pixar Theory

Pixar have created many truly wonderful films in their time, from Toy Story in 1995 all the way to Monsters University released this year. Each film seems separate and stands on its own, but what if I were to tell you … Continue reading

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LEGO Minifigs

The history and timeline behind the humble LEGO mini figures is pretty interesting, and is displayed above in a very handy infographic (Cool Infographics). I love the fact that there are over 4 billion LEGO minifigs in the world. That’s … Continue reading

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The History Of Genetics

The History of Genetics: From Darwin to the 21st Century: 1859 to 2012. This is a brilliant and informative timeline of the history of genetics, compiled by the Wellcome Library, noting the major advancements and key events which shaped our … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Geeky Venn Potatoes Nerd Time Lord Bond

Weeks go by quickly, don’t they? Time for another round of Weekly Ramblings! This one is rather nerdy… Do you know the difference between “nerd” and “geek”? How about “dweeb” and “dork”? Shown after the break below is a handy … Continue reading

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