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Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.
from All That Is Interesting

14 Amazing Infographics Bound To Blow Your Mind

Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.

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from Mail Online

Revealed: The African queen who called York home in the 4th century

Ivory Bangle Lady from Roman era York, England. Not of slave origins and came from Moorish northern Africans.

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from Marie Claire

Meet The Generation Of Incredible Native American Women Fighting To Preserve Their Culture

"Native Americans represent just one per cent of the US population and some languages have only one speaker left. Now a new generation is fighting to preserve the culture. Meet the women leading that fight."

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WWI; Soldiers of the London Scottish Regiment attending to their comrades' graves.

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This interactive timeline and video show the growth and spread of the human population from the 1st century C.E. until the present. Sustainability is the theme.

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The Genocide of Native Americans is by far the most overlooked Genocide in history. European colonization of the “New World” directly led to the decline of its indigenous population by more than 80% and resulted in Native Americans becoming second-class citizens in their ethnic homeland. Estimated killed: 2,000,000-100,000,000.So few acknowledge this.Why is this not in our history books?

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The Black people who are labeled “The Negritos,” are believed to be the earliest inhabitants of Southeast Asia, remnants of the earliest populations from the Out of Africa migration. Description from atlantablackstar.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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About a 35% of the world population drives on the left, and the countries that do are mostly old British colonies. In the past, almost everybody travelled on the left side of the road because that was the most sensible option for feudal, violent societies. Since most people are right-handed, swordsmen preferred to keep to the left in order to have their right arm nearer to an opponent and their scabbard further from him. Moreover, it reduced the chance of the scabbard (worn on the left)…

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