While most of us know that some of the greatest treasures can be found in books, turns out that sometimes they also appear on the fore-edges of the pages. These secret fore-edge paintings have been found inside 19th century books at the University of Iowa.
It’s not cheap being a superhero these days, what with the burden of keeping a secret identity, dry cleaining the costume and in some cases, living a certain lifestyle to secure their secrecy. Mashable and Samsung teamed up to show the cost of living to be a superhero these days and the cost back in the day at the release of their first comic.
In 1846 a pair of Quaker sisters, Hannah and Mary Townsend, came up with an idea. They were abolitionists and actively campaigned against domestic slavery in the United States. They started educating young citizens and produced for this purpose a new way for the 26 letters to be taught by rote – the Anti-Slavery Alphabet.
In this series, Joy Lin tackles six superpowers and reveals just how scientifically realistic they can be to us mere mortals. 1. Invisibility 2. Immortality 3. Body mass 4. Flight 5. Super speed 6....
Everyone knows of the most famous book in the world, but here are 10 things you didn’t know about the Bible.
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