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History of the Electric Shaver
Appliances

History of the Electric Shaver

Initially, shaving dealt with a sharp object, soap and water. One got shaved hoping that they wouldn’t be left with a scar. Today the shaving experience is totally different. The greatest engineers are backed with loads of cash and they aim to get small, powerful and efficient motors in your […]

The Old Roman City Wall of London
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The Old Roman City Wall of London

London is a capital which is without a doubt one of the top three most interesting cities in the world. One of the many interesting things to know about the city is that English was really not the lingua franca for quite a long time. The city is one which […]

Motor Boats-A Short History
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Motor Boats-A Short History

Humans have been using boats - or makeshift boats, at least — ever since they learned that water travel would up their chances of survival. For communities that lived near bodies of water, boats allowed them to move from one piece of land to the next, while gathering fish. Those […]

Brief History of Archery
Sport

Brief History of Archery

Archery, one of the ancient sports of the world, has an ennobling history behind it. Historians talked about arrowheads dated as far as over 25,000 years ago. They also mentioned about shafts of bows as well as arrows, arrows with feathers and other relevant things associated with archery that dated […]

The Horrifying History of Halloween
Entertainment

The Horrifying History of Halloween

The origins of Halloween date back thousands of years when the celebration had very different connotations than it does today. The modern day Halloween consists of the perfect spooky costume from connoisseurs (e.g. morphsuits.co.uk) providing people with tricks or treats and enjoying the lighter side of the holiday. The original […]

History’s Most Famous Couriers
Society & Culture

History’s Most Famous Couriers

Sometime between six and seven million years ago a species known as Sahelanthropus tchadensis stood and walked on two legs in Western Africa. This monkey-looking animal's first small steps set off an evolutionary chain reaction that led to the birth of Homo sapiens, otherwise recognised as today's Mr & Mrs […]

How Would Robot Poetry Be Like?
Software

How Would Robot Poetry Be Like?

Think of the word “table.” That should elicit thoughts of a place where you can put stuff. Perhaps, it’s made of wood or made from some other materials. If you’re into science, you’ll know that table is synonymous to chart. For those who are into debating, then you sure know […]

Get Ready to Visit Rome
Travel and living

Get Ready to Visit Rome

Italy is one of the most interesting countries in the world to visit. It has everything a tourist could want – history, architecture, amazing beaches, beautiful mountains and one of the best cuisines in the world. Deciding where to go in Italy is no easy task – I would suggest […]