July 13: the main residence of the monarchs of Great Britain, the opening of the Hollywood Sign and the first album of the band
July 13: the main residence of the monarchs of Great Britain, the opening of the Hollywood Sign and the first album of the band "Queen"
July 13, 1837 Queen Victoria moved from the Palace of St. James and Buckingham Palace, which became the main residence of the monarchs of Great Britain. 1870 - Prince Otto von Bismarck sent a telegram from the German town of Ems to the courtyards of...
13 july 2018, 12:31
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What should I consider when looking for gold?
What should I consider when looking for gold?
Searching for gold is not an easy process. It is different from finding coins and relics. So, what should be considered? 1. Type of metal detector. Instruments that are aimed at finding gold, an order of magnitude increase the chance of finding it. For...
13 july 2018, 8:13
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Gold plates with the names of the gods: an unusual treasure from the Indonesian province
Gold plates with the names of the gods: an unusual treasure from the Indonesian province
A stone box with gold plates was found a few years ago in the area of ​​the village of Ringigarik in the Indonesian province of Central Java. It was found by workers during the laying of the water main. The stone "case" with a lid measuring 14x13.5x6...
13 july 2018, 7:35
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Maria Spelterina: walk along the rope through Niagara Falls with blindfolded eyes
Maria Spelterina: walk along the rope through Niagara Falls with blindfolded eyes
Italian circus artist Maria Spelterina for 11 minutes went on a rope through the Niagara Falls. Then, moving back forward in 10 minutes, went back the way. Such a record was recorded among women for the first time - July 12, 1876. A week later, she...
12 july 2018, 20:30
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Winnie the Pooh set a record: an illustration for a fairy tale was sold in London
Winnie the Pooh set a record: an illustration for a fairy tale was sold in London
Illustration for the tale of Alan Alexander Milne "Winnie the Pooh" has become the most expensive, ever sold at open tenders. "The real map of the Stoke Forest" was made by ink artist Ernest Shepard. It was sold at an auction Sotheby's in London for...
12 july 2018, 19:18
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Realistic sculptures from car caps
Realistic sculptures from car caps
A talented designer from the United Kingdom manages to turn old car caps into amazing sculptures. They make it very realistic. From the caps he makes birds and fish, insects and animals.
12 july 2018, 12:32
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Incredible and abandoned: old French houses that have become unnecessary for their owners
Incredible and abandoned: old French houses that have become unnecessary for their owners
30-year-old Dutch photographer Roman Robruk photographs abandoned buildings. He managed to visit more than 500 people left houses, churches and castles. Here is the result of his 5-year work.
12 july 2018, 11:20
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July 12: "The Nuremberg Chronicle" by Shedel, the use of mustard gas and the expedition on the papyrus boat "Ra-II"
July 12, 1493 in Nuremberg, the "Nuremberg Chronicle" by Hartman Schädel. It contains an illustrated chronicle of biblical history from the creation of the world. 1806 - under the pressure of Napoleon Bonaparte in Paris, German monarchies formed the...
12 july 2018, 10:28
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We search along the railways
We search along the railways
If you are looking for how to diversify your hobby, and also are interested in new places, you can think about finding along the railways, as well as near abandoned railway stations. We have a lot of such in our country. It is difficult to get to some...
12 july 2018, 1:21
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Found traces of the collapse of Britain's richest ship
Found traces of the collapse of Britain's richest ship
At the beginning of the month, British divers discovered a bronze cannon of a merchant ship that sank in 1684. It is known that the ship "President" followed from India with a heavy load of pearls and diamonds. Off the coast of Cornwall came into...
12 july 2018, 1:07
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