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Meet the Man Who Preserved Decades of NBA History

Meet the Man Who Preserved Decades of NBA History | History | Scoop.it
“Dick Pfander has spent most of his life collecting and analyzing box scores from every NBA game since the league’s founding. He did most of his work in solitude, by hand, before the age of personal...”
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Ronald McDonald: A Brief History - ABC News

Ronald McDonald: A Brief History - ABC News | History | Scoop.it
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Tweet from @Chelsea_Elle

Tweet from @Chelsea_Elle | History | Scoop.it
“Leaving my browser history open in case anyone in this coffee shop tries to steal my laptop when I'm in the bathroom. http://t.co/IOo89Vypy7”;
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Tweet from @aundrea1121

Tweet from @aundrea1121 | History | Scoop.it
“Created the most classic cartoon characters in history with his imagination. http://t.co/jOTRpBd6en”;
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Where exactly does Christopher Pyne stand on teaching Indigenous history?

Where exactly does Christopher Pyne stand on teaching Indigenous history? | History | Scoop.it
“Paul Daley: The minister says students should learn about Aboriginal history, but adds that the current curriculum has not sold the 'benefits of western civilisations'.”
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75 Years In The Making: Harvard Just Released Its Epic Study On What Men Need To Live A Happy Life

75 Years In The Making: Harvard Just Released Its Epic Study On What Men Need To Live A Happy Life | History | Scoop.it
“RT @SaraSnicolau: What makes men happy: 75 years in the making. A Harvard study of human development in history http://t.co/dYdQRvDExE Via…”
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Congress to honor Native American ‘code talkers’ who helped beat WWII Germany

Congress to honor Native American ‘code talkers’ who helped beat WWII Germany | History | Scoop.it
Native American “code talkers” who used their indigenous languages to keep critical military secrets from World War II enemies are finally getting their due in Congress, decades after their heroism.
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The Complete History of Kanye West Guest Verses

The Complete History of Kanye West Guest Verses | History | Scoop.it
“On the heels of G.O.O.D. Music's Complex cover story, and previous intimate looks at Kanye West's personal career, we decided to go back and find all the songs Kanye’s breathed on that weren’t his own.”
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Twitter / hellohistoria: Police and Pickets at Nantgarw ...

Twitter / hellohistoria: Police and Pickets at Nantgarw ... | History | Scoop.it
“RT @hellohistoria: Police and Pickets at Nantgarw Colliery, 1984/85! #History #Wales http://t.co/g0oaf2EOTB”;
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A Brief History of Wearable Technology | Visual.ly

A Brief History of Wearable Technology | Visual.ly | History | Scoop.it
“From The Six Million Dollar Man to Ironman, culture has shaped and influenced wearable technology.”
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How would colonial leaders view expenses scandal?

How would colonial leaders view expenses scandal? | History | Scoop.it
“An expense account was once a way to ensure average citizens - not just the landed gentry - could aspire to Australian public office. What would our early colonial politicians make of today's headlines?”
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Twitter / kesavan2000in: A computer lets you make more ...

Twitter / kesavan2000in: A computer lets you make more ... | History | Scoop.it
“A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history — Mitch Ratliff http://t.co/cMrkr5913H”;
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A History of Nike “What the” Sneakers | NiceKicks.com

A History of Nike “What the” Sneakers | NiceKicks.com | History | Scoop.it
Nike's "What The" series is one of the most popular collections in the sneaker world. We recently got our first look at the new "What The Kobe", so now get a full history of its predecessors at Nice Kicks.
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The evolution of London: the city's near-2,000 year history mapped

The evolution of London: the city's near-2,000 year history mapped | History | Scoop.it
“How did London become what it is today?Researchers at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis trawled huge datasets to map the transformation of the capital since Roman times (RT @guardian: The evolution of London: the city's near-2,000 year history...”
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Tweet from @History_Pics

Tweet from @History_Pics | History | Scoop.it
Japan. Up: One Month After Hiroshima, 1945. Down: One Month After The Earthquake and Tsunami, 2011. http://t.co/i7SJrxe6gV
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How the Internet of Everything Will Shape the Next 25 Years of Internet History

How the Internet of Everything Will Shape the Next 25 Years of Internet History | History | Scoop.it
“This week marks the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web, an important milestone as we look at how far we’ve come and how the Internet of Everything (IoE) (RT @Cisco: Cisco's @DavetheFuturist takes a look at how #IoE will shape the next 25 years...”
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Twitter / History_Pics: Brooklyn Bridge painters, 1914. ...

Twitter / History_Pics: Brooklyn Bridge painters, 1914. ... | History | Scoop.it
“RT @JuergenBuergin: RT @History_Pics: Brooklyn Bridge painters, 1914. By Eugene de Salignac http://t.co/xx0Smh8sef”;
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Twitter / History_Pics: Empress of Britain at John ...

Twitter / History_Pics: Empress of Britain at John ... | History | Scoop.it
““@History_Pics: Empress of Britain at John Brown's yard near Glasgow, 1931 http://t.co/BUIPjZTIeS”;”;
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How 17th Century Fraud Gave Rise To Bright Orange Cheese

How 17th Century Fraud Gave Rise To Bright Orange Cheese | History | Scoop.it
“Why did we start coloring cheeses orange to begin with? Turns out there's a curious history here.”
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Nazi Science Is Still Haunting Anatomy and Fueling Conservatives’ Worst Anti-Abortion Arguments

Nazi Science Is Still Haunting Anatomy and Fueling Conservatives’ Worst Anti-Abortion Arguments | History | Scoop.it
“In 1941, Charlotte Pommer graduated from medical school at the University of Berlin and went to work for Hermann Stieve, head of the school’s Institute of Anatomy.”
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Six Degrees of Kevin Garnett: How Every NBA, NFL and MLB Athlete in History Is Connected

Six Degrees of Kevin Garnett: How Every NBA, NFL and MLB Athlete in History Is Connected | History | Scoop.it
“ Theoretically, everyone on Earth is connected to each other by six degrees of separation or less, meaning that through six or fewer introductions between friends of friends you could, theoretically, be introduced to anyone in the world.”
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Phesanton Southerland Sugg (1805-1855)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Phesanton Southerland Sugg (1805-1855) | History | Scoop.it
"A distinguished physician in the Edgecombe County, North Carolina area during the first half of the 19th century, Dr. Phesanton Southerland Sugg's political notoriety rests on his brief service as a delegate to the North Carolina State Constitutional Convention held in Raleigh in 1835."
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A brief, complete history of the gummi bear

A brief, complete history of  the gummi bear | History | Scoop.it
“Hans Riegel, chief executive of the German confectionary company Haribo, died of heart failure today at the age of 90 in Bonn, according to a statement from the company.”
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The Tony Blair 'selfie' Photo Op will have a place in history

The Tony Blair 'selfie' Photo Op will have a place in history | History | Scoop.it
“Art could not stop the war in Iraq but this photomontage – now on show at the Imperial War Museum North – can influence how that war is remembered (The Tony Blair 'selfie' Photo Op will have a place in history http://t.co/9JuDQmBR6V...”;
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The Five Greatest Slave Rebellions in the United States | African American History Blog | The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

The Five Greatest Slave Rebellions in the United States | African American History Blog | The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross | History | Scoop.it
“The top five slave rebellions in the United States are described by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. in this blog post.”
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