A throwback to the true original “word processor,” this chart from Pop Charts Labs features over 60 beautiful hand-illustrations of some of the greatest typewriters from antiquity (Hansen Writing Ball of 1870) to more recent history (Olivetti ET 101 of 1978). Underscoring over 100 years of essential models from the first Hammond in 1870 to the Remington […]

Source: Best Master’s In Healthcare Administration and MS in Healthcare Management, Is History Repeating Itself with Obamacare?, http://www.topmastersinhealthcare.com/obamacare-aca/. Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) Since it was passed in 2010, the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, has been decried by opponents as an attack on democracy itself. For those who study history, the cries of […]

Across the world, Christmas is celebrated in a multitude of rich and cherished traditions. Their origins are wonderfully varied, emerging out of cultures and beliefs throughout history. This illustrated timeline, brought to you by Balsam Hill, captures the flow of some of the most popular Christmas traditions and figures and traces their simple lineage from […]

After twenty-five years, when this thought came to the King to restore to France the remains of Napoleon who died on Saint-Helena, God gave him one of those inspirations which spoke sympathetically the heart of the people. To Louis-Philippe thus belongs the honor of having returned to the country the remains of the great man […]

Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man “We know very little about Leonardo’s apprenticeship in Verroccio’s workshop, but the short account provided by Vasari confirms that it included architectural and technological design, according to a concept that was being revived on the model of Vitruvius, as reproposed by Alberti” (Pedretti 14). Having had access to Alberti’s and […]