Displaying items by tag: history

Saturday, 11 November 2017 00:00

History Channel Veterans Day

This is the History Channel's web site all about Veterans Day.

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Thursday, 19 October 2017 00:00

The Film Experience

This free course concentrates on close analysis and criticism of a wide range of films, from the early silent period, classic Hollywood genres including musicals, thrillers and westerns, and European and Japanese art cinema. It explores the work of Griffith, Chaplin, Keaton, Capra, Hawks, Hitchcock, Altman, Renoir, DeSica, and Kurosawa. Through comparative reading of films from different eras and countries, students develop the skills to turn their in-depth analyses into interpretations and explore theoretical issues related to spectatorship.

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Friday, 06 October 2017 00:00


Find out the time since the divergence of different organisms.

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Monday, 02 October 2017 00:00


Histography is a visual timeline of history. Every dot represents a historic event autogenerated from Wikipedia. View any time period or era.

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Friday, 29 September 2017 00:00

Ancient Earth Globe

See how the Earth has changed in the last 600 million years with this handy interactive tool.

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Wednesday, 30 August 2017 00:00

History of Icons

History of Icons is a visual brief on icon history through different graphical user interfaces in different operating systems.

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Thursday, 11 May 2017 00:00

This Day in History

Learn what historical events happened on this day.

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Tuesday, 09 May 2017 00:00

Museum of Old Computers

Early personal computers were nothing like present day computers. They had personality! Each was different and more exciting than the previous, with new features and capabilities. This web site is dedicated to the preservation and display of these vintage computer systems.

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Saturday, 15 April 2017 00:00

The Memory Palace

The Memory Palace is a storytelling podcast and public radio segment about the past. It was named a finalist for a Peabody Award in 2016.

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Friday, 31 March 2017 00:00


This iOS app contains 5-minute, illustrated stories based on bestselling nonfiction books (specifically focused on business, history, and science). Your brain will love the unique, "tap story" format that combines photos, illustrations, animations, and text. One new story is released every week.
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