Tag: history

Haitian Revolutions: Crash Course World History #30

Haitian Revolutions: Crash Course World History #30

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History. And apparently it’s Revolutions Month here at Crash Course, because today we are going to discuss the often-neglected Haitian Revolutions. The Haitian Revolutions are totally fascinating and they…

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Is war between China and the US inevitable? | Graham Allison

Is war between China and the US inevitable? | Graham Allison

So, let me thank you for the opportunity to talk about the biggest international story of your professional lifetime, which is also the most important international challenge the world will face for as far as the eye can…

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The Death and Life of Helicopter Commuting

The Death and Life of Helicopter Commuting

Imagine commuting 1,000 feet above traffic. 50 years ago, during the golden age of helicopter travel, you could. Until a tragic accident in 1977 brought that era to a close. But with new technology on the horizon, a…

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Bajaj Family Business Empire | How big is Bajaj Group? | Jamnalal Bajaj

Bajaj Family Business Empire | How big is Bajaj Group? | Jamnalal Bajaj

Hello everyone, We have just released a motivational book called “The Singing Panda” The book is a heartfelt guide to achieve your Goals & Success. You can find the link in the description below, and now let’s begin…

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WESTINGHOUSE (Full Documentary) | The Powerhouse Struggle of Patents & Business with Nikola Tesla

WESTINGHOUSE (Full Documentary) | The Powerhouse Struggle of Patents & Business with Nikola Tesla

(xylophone tones, How Dry I Am) (old time big band music) Radio announcer: You can be sure if it’s Westinghouse. (jazz music) Voiceover: George Westinghouse changed the face of the world with his inventions, patents, business sense, and…

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What does the Quran really say about a Muslim woman’s hijab? | Samina Ali | TEDxUniversityofNevada

What does the Quran really say about a Muslim woman’s hijab? | Samina Ali | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’m going to take you back in time, 1400 years, to the city of Medina, Saudi Arabia. To a time when Prophet Mouhammed was given the task of finding a solution to women…

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Metaldetecting #6: Seal Stamp| English and Dutch subtitles.

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I think it is an old seal stamp. That would be nice. Yes it is an old seal stamp. Is it still readable? No, it looks unreadable. Well, with this they made seals in de past. So this…

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What is Restoration Shakespeare?

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RICHARD SCHOCH: Restoration Shakespeare refers to the period from 1660, when the theaters reopened, to about 1710. It’s a period of about 40, 50 years when quite radical adaptations, or rewritings, of Shakespeare, were performed, and very popular,…

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What Past Predictions of the Future Got Right

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This episode is made possible by dashlane secure your data from prying eyes by signing up for a free account today For almost the entirety of human history, we’ve always had a bit of a thing for predicting…

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Understanding British Portraits professional network: Fellowships 2016

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Kate Noble: The sitters in this portrait are Kate and Grace Hoare, who were the daughters of a wealthy paint and varnish manufacturer. They were twin sisters and the painting was painted on the occasion of their twentieth…

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