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A brief history of religion in art – TED-Ed
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A brief history of religion in art – TED-Ed

It’s only been the last few hundreds years or so that Western civilization has been putting art in museums, at least museums resembling the public institutions we know today. Before this, for most, art served other purposes. What we call

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The history of tattoos – Addison Anderson
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The history of tattoos – Addison Anderson

Thinking of getting a tattoo? Decorating your birthday suit would add another personal story to a history of tattoos stretching back at least 8000 years. Tattooed mummies from around the world attest to the universality of body modification across the

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A brief history of alcohol – Rod Phillips
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A brief history of alcohol – Rod Phillips

This chimpanzee stumbles across a windfall of overripe plums. Many of them have split open, drawing him to their intoxicating fruity odor. He gorges himself and begins to experience some… strange effects. This unwitting ape has stumbled on a process

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The philosophy of cynicism – William D. Desmond
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The philosophy of cynicism – William D. Desmond

In the 4th century BCE, a banker’s son threw the city of Sinope into scandal by counterfeiting coins. When the dust finally settled, the young man, Diogenes of Sinope, had been stripped of his citizenship, his money, and all his

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80’s Decade Project Final
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80’s Decade Project Final

activists k and win end well known leading internet yet a little bit i was lander i’m going to make it a shot linden united on fuel le penetrating my body alone meaning well leveling going nightline noel minimally dimensioned

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The story behind the Boston Tea Party – Ben Labaree
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The story behind the Boston Tea Party – Ben Labaree

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar You’ve probably heard of the Boston Tea Party, something about a bunch of angry colonists dressed as Native Americans throwing chests of tea into the water. But the story is far more complicated, filled

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Sheryl WuDunn: Our century’s greatest injustice
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Sheryl WuDunn: Our century’s greatest injustice

The global challenge that I want to talk to you about today rarely makes the front pages. It, however, is enormous in both scale and importance. Look, you all are very well traveled; this is TEDGlobal after all. But I

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History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar
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History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar

Juana Ramírez de Asbaje sat before a panel of prestigious theologians, jurists, and mathematicians. The viceroy of New Spain had invited them to test the young woman’s knowledge by posing the most difficult questions they could muster. But Juana successfully

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