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Top 14 Quotes by Henry David Thoreau

By |2018-12-27T21:00:37+03:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, philosopher, naturalist, tax resister, abolitionist, surveyor, and historian. Thoreau's books, articles, essays, journals, and poetry amount to more than 20 volumes. Among his lasting contributions are his writings on natural history and philosophy, in which he anticipated [...]

Top 14 Museums in the World

By |2018-12-09T16:10:50+03:00December 9th, 2018|Categories: Arts, Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

The urge to collect things of beauty and significance goes deep into history. Museums not only exhibit but also safeguard these art objects for future generations. Today, we feature the best museums in the world. They hold some of the largest and most important art [...]

Newgrange: A Megalithic Passage-Tomb

By |2018-10-31T15:08:44+03:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Newgrange is a prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, located 8 kilometers (5.0 mi) west of Drogheda on the north side of the River Boyne. It was built during the Neolithic period, around 3200 BC, making it older than Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids. The [...]

What does Babylon mean in Reggae Culture?

By |2018-04-20T17:10:22+03:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge, Music|Tags: , , , , , , |

If your even the slightest fan of Reggae music you must have heard the term Babylon being used in some way or another. So what exactly is Babylon? Well, the Christian may recognize the term from the Bible when the Jews were captured and forced to [...]

500 Year Old Map Shatters The History Of The Human Race

By |2018-05-30T02:07:12+03:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , , |

If conventional wisdom on the history of the human race is correct, then human civilization is not old enough, nor was it advanced enough, to account for many of the mysterious monolithic and archeological sites around the world. Places like Gobekli Tepe in Turkey, the [...]