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BBC - iWonder

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This is a superb site from the BBC with interesting questions to inspire awe and wonder. There are videos and other media which attempt to answer questions on history, science and much more.
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A very interesting site!

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ANA's curator insight, March 23, 2014 6:37 AM

Interesting questions to work your brain

Carol Thomson's curator insight, April 6, 2014 3:33 PM

will try this in academic review time.

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"In times like these, it's helpful to remember that there have always been times like these. " Paul Harvey
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A Look at People Killed During Space Missions

A Look at People Killed During Space Missions | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Latest death a long line of space tragedies and fatalities when pushing back the frontiers
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Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'

Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene' | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The National Park Service is calling part of a Civil War battlefield "an active crime scene" following a series of excavations.
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Bob Dylan: In A Minute

Here's everything you need to know and maybe didn't know about the singer-songwriter.
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If Google Street View existed in 1911

If Google Street View existed in 1911 | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Chronicling New York City's Fifth Avenue, from Washington Square Park all the way up to Harlem.

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The First Infantry Women of the U.S. Marines

The First Infantry Women of the U.S. Marines | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The Corps has approved two women for roles previously open only to men.
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Original Beastie Boys Guitarist John Berry Dies at 52

Original Beastie Boys Guitarist John Berry Dies at 52 | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Original Beastie Boys Guitarist John Berry Dies at 52
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How Paper Shaped Civilization

How Paper Shaped Civilization | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The material gave rise to currency, bureaucracy, and modern communication—and caused panic over technological change.
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Spacecraft Awakens for Pluto Encounter

Spacecraft Awakens for Pluto Encounter | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
NASA's New Horizons probe wakes up as it nears Pluto.
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When Clyde Tombaugh made his discovery in 1930 he could have never imagined that there would be a probe flying by Pluto in 2016.
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The Day Lincoln Won the Presidential Nomination

The Day Lincoln Won the Presidential Nomination | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
“The party of Lincoln” wasn’t always so. In 1856, at the first-ever Republican National Convention, party leaders passed up Abraham…
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The Complex Psychology of Why People Like Things

The Complex Psychology of Why People Like Things | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
How do you account for taste?
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110-year-old WWII veteran from Louisiana dies

110-year-old WWII veteran from Louisiana dies | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
A 110-year-old Louisiana man who served in World War II has died
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Houston takes action on schools named for Confederate leaders

Houston takes action on schools named for Confederate leaders | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Governing board of biggest school district in Texas makes changes to schools named for such people as Robert E. Lee
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Night Witches: The Female Fighter Pilots of World War II

Night Witches: The Female Fighter Pilots of World War II | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Members of the 588th Night Bomber Regiment decorated their planes with flowers ... and dropped 23,000 tons of bombs.

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Joy Kinley's curator insight, May 17, 2:41 PM
It is unimaginable to think that any pilot would be expected to fly multiple missions at night in a plane made of wood.  Not only did these women do this, they were among the most feared pilots of WWII.
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A war hero who was a stranger in his own land

A war hero who was a stranger in his own land | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Jesse Brown battled poverty and racism to become the Navy's first black pilot. Two of his biggest allies were white men. What about Brown inspired such loyalty?
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Site of Bear River Massacre Pinpointed by Historians

Site of Bear River Massacre Pinpointed by Historians | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The site of the Bear River Massacre, an event that occurred in 1863 and led to the death of more than 200 Shoshone men, women and children, has been positively identified by historians in Idaho. Over a period of four hours, around 160 Shoshone men along with 90 women and children were slaughtered in an …

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Sir Paul McCartney Reveals Why the Beatles Really Broke Up

The legendary songwriter also explains how his late wife Linda stopped him from over-drinking.
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​The Breakers and Marble House

​The Breakers and Marble House | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Two splendid Newport, R.I. mansions are timeless landmarks that evoke the Gilded Age
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Hawthorne's 'Inextinguishable Flame'

Hawthorne's 'Inextinguishable Flame' | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Nathaniel Hawthorne, one of the great American writers of the 19th century, died on this day 152 years ago. In…
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How the Beach Boys' 'Pet Sounds' Invented the Modern Pop Album

How the Beach Boys' 'Pet Sounds' Invented the Modern Pop Album | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Brian Wilson’s Beach Boys masterpiece paved the way for auteurs like Kanye West and anticipated the rise of the producer.
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Battle of Gloucester (1777)

Battle of Gloucester (1777) ☆Video is targeted to blind users Attribution: Article text available under CC-BY-SA image source in video
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ABC News Videos & Live News Clips Online

Watch the latest news videos and the top news video clips online at ABC News.
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The full Circle of Life
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The Day Lincoln Won the Presidential Nomination

“The party of Lincoln” wasn’t always so. In 1856, at the first-ever Republican National Convention, party leaders passed up Abraham…
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The Nazi Olympics (1936): African American Athletes

Eighteen Black athletes represented the United States in the 1936 Olympics -- triple the number who had competed for the United States in the 1932 Lo
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Apollo 11 VR on Steam

Apollo 11 VR on Steam | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Apollo 11 VR is the story of the greatest journey ever taken by humankind. This VR experience is a recreation of the events which took place between July 16th and July 24th 1969. Now for the first time ever you get to experience this historic event through the eyes of those who lived through it.

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Medieval Surnames - History Learning Site

Medieval surnames had a far more important meaning attached to them in Medieval England than perhaps they do now when we effectively inherit our surname. Medieval names usually meant something and below are some of the more common surnames found in Medieval England and their meaning. Ashdown Dweller on ash-tree hill Baker Maker of bread …

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The South’s Confederate-monument problem is not going away

The South’s Confederate-monument problem is not going away | U.S HISTORY SHACK : MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The narrative of America’s history has never been purely about what happened, but our memory of it.
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