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This is really amazing - this #histomap #infographic from the 30s shows the entire history of the world.

The Entire History of the World—Really, All of It—Distilled Into a Single Gorgeous Chart

This is really amazing - this #histomap #infographic from the 30s shows the entire history of the world.

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Top 10 Infographics Of 2013 [Infographics]

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This fantastic series chronicles the world though telling the stories of 100 objects. All available to download for free, and with a massive amount of supporting material and commentary on the website. Thank heaven for the BBC!

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Nelson Mandela dead: A symbol of resistance

RIP Nelson Mandela, pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'

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A mother with her baby and child in a typical London slum, December 1912. The bedroom also serves as a kitchen. Getty Images/Hulton Archive

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Prehistoric spiral carving, Cornwall, England. Labyrinths and mazes have a history that can be traced back over 4000 years. The earliest examples are found carved on rocks in various parts of the world. Labyrinths have been a potent symbol in many cultures for thousands of years but mazes are of more recent origin, evolving from the earlier labyrinths around five hundred years ago

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Mayan Number Symbols. Great for Gifted kids learning why we use base 10 and other cultures have used different bases.

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London during the Blitz. Sleeping on platforms of the London Underground was one of the ways citizens stayed safe while bombs fell on London above ground.

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The Most Important Event of the 20th Century? How the Assassination of Franz Ferdinand Can Still Be Felt Now - Made From History

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