A true hero…

Irena Sendler -- brave and compassionate hero that should have been the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Let me not get started with Obama getting a Nobel Peace Prize for absolutely nothing!

I heard you guys like a paper airplane which can actually fly

How to make a paper plane which looks like a plane and can actually fly - FunSubstance

Reconstructed face of a powerful Viking era woman named Estrid based on the findings in her grave. The social structure during the days of the Vikings were much more family based than today's society. The women were fairly equal to the men and travelled and traded together with them.

Reconstructed face of a powerful Viking era woman named Estrid, based her remains exhumed from her grave. Norse women were fairly equal to their men and traveled and traded with them.


Elizabeth Ann Grier, the first African-American woman licensed to practice medicine in Georgia. She was an emancipated slave who alternated every year of her medical education with a year of picking cotton in order to pay for her training.

The language families of Europe.

A more in depth look at the language families of Europe [993x1270]

Languages of Europe (classification by linguistic family). Source: link Basque should be separated by a solid line

Breast washer, c.1930s

The Boob Washer - Here we have a strange gizmo for women, who for some reason incomprehensible for the rest of us, wanted to wash their breasts without the inconvenience of washing the rest of the body.hahah the boob washer!

Xian, China - Terracotta Warriors

Terracotta Warriors in China.The terracotta army excavated from the tomb of the emperor Qin Shi Huang, 209 BC. soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses ~ all different from each other.

Viking man

asatru-ingwaz: “ “ Viking farmers outfit Linen shirt, Slashed woolen tunic decorated with linen bands, Linen braies Source: Sew-mill ” ”

West Palm Beach Florida. 1910.

Bathing at West Palm Beach - Florida - 1910 if only people wore clothing at the beach these days! This is beautiful!

The Graf Zeppelin flies over the Victory Column, 1928. - Bundesarchiv Bild 102-06615, Berlin, "Graf Zeppelin" über der Siegessäule

Selection of WW II interests , mainly Third Reich and random ,bizarre and interesting stuff that peeks my interest. No political statements here.

Where Europe Shrinks, and Where it Grows | Big Think

Where Europe Shrinks, and Where it Grows