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Alan Turing | 10 Facts On The Man Who Broke The Enigma

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  Alan Turing was a British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, and computer scientist. He is widely regarded as the father of computer science and artificial intelligence. Turing worked at Britain's code-breaking centre Bletchley Park during World...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Attack On Pearl Harbor

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  On the 7th of December 1941, Japan conducted a surprise attack against the US naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii which damaged all their 8 battleships and killed more than two thousand Americans. The...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Irish Potato Famine

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  Irish Potato Famine, also known as the Great Famine, took place in Ireland between 1845 and 1852. It caused numerous deaths due to starvation and disease and led to mass emigration from the island....
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10 Facts About The Great Chilean Earthquake of 1960

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  The 1960 Valdivia earthquake struck Chile on the afternoon of 22nd May 1960, causing widespread damage with Valdivia being the most affected city. Also known as the Great Chilean earthquake, it was a 9.5...
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M.C. Escher | 10 Facts About The Famous Graphic Artist

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  M.C. Escher is one of the world's most famous graphic artists. He represents the perfect coming together of mathematics and art. Although he is most known for his impossible constructions, he also created some...
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Emily Dickinson | 10 Facts On The Great American Poet

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  Emily Dickinson lived an introverted life and most of her friendships were formed through correspondence. During her life she was known as an eccentric and few people knew of her immense talent. It was...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Indus Valley Civilization

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  Indus Valley¬†Civilization¬†(IVC), also known as Harappan Civilization after its first find-spot Harappa, was the largest of the four great ancient civilizations. It covered an area consisting of most of modern Pakistan, a significant part...
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Augustus | 10 Facts About The First Roman Emperor

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  Born Gaius Octavius and also known as Octavian, Augustus Caesar is famous for transforming the Roman Republic, marred by civil wars, into a stable monarchic Empire which would last for around 1400 years. Rising...
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Ramses II | 10 Facts About The Great Egyptian Pharaoh

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  Ramses II, or Ramesses II, ruled Egypt during 13th century B.C. and is regarded by many as the most powerful pharaoh of the Egyptian Empire due to which he is also known as Ramses...
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10 Interesting Facts About The Industrial Revolution

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  The Industrial Revolution was a major event in history. It may be defined as the process of change from an agrarian and handicraft economy to one dominated by industry and machine manufacturing. The revolution...

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