History of Florida: A Deep Dive into the Everglades

History of Florida

Florida has a reputation in the United States that is completely unique and, some might say, infamous. It’s vibrant and unapologetic, a hot spot, and a reprobate. Florida history is also distinct in American history. From 12,000 years ago until now, Florida has been everchanging and largely it’s own.  America’s Oldest City It surprises many …

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History of Marijuana

History of Marijuana

Marijuana has finally started to bridge the gap from frowned-upon fringe habit to a socially acceptable recreational pastime with economic benefits and medical applications. But despite the advantages of what cannabis offers, it has a long and complicated history, bouncing from the foundation of many massive societal improvements to criminalized psychological escape and back again. …

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The Complete Roman Empire Timeline: Dates of Battles, Emperors, and Events

Roman Empire Map

The Roman Empire timeline is a long, complex, and intricate tale covering nearly 22 centuries. Here is a snapshot of the battles, emperors, and events that shaped that story. NOTE: If you want to read a detailed breakdown, you can do so here: The Roman Empire Pre-Roman Empire 1200 BCE – beginning of the first iron …

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The First Movie Ever Made: Why and when films were invented

The First Movie Ever Made: Why and when films were invented 1

With modern-day smartphone technology giving us the ability to make a high-quality movie almost instantly, it’s hard to believe there was a time before making a film was simple, cheap, and easy. In fact, for many years, the most engaging motion pictures of the past were the stories told by your parents and grandparents, and …

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