The opening of King Tut’s sarcophagus in 1924.


Louis Armstrong plays for his wife outside the Pyramids in Giza 1961.

meteoriteThe only person ever struck by a meteor, Ann Hodges survived and was left with this massive bruise. Dr. Moody Jacobs shows off this unbelievable tale of survival in 1954.


In 1924 Ohio, these young men were enjoying their brand new vehicle. It traveled a mind blowing 25 miles per hour which was some pace at the time.



This is nineteen year old Robert Wadlow who is the tallest person in recorded history, Robert measured in this photo 8 ft 7 in.  He grew another 4 inches before his death in 1940.

A photographer was walking through Central Park in 1974, when he ran into these young mimes, he stopped to snap this picture. Some 30 years later, he realized he had photographed a young Robin Williams performing.

1994 “This CD-ROM can hold more information than all the paper that’s here below me” – Bill Gates.

Samuel Reshevsky-chess

Soldiers use gas masks to stop watering eyes while peeling onions.


US Tanks facing Soviet Union Tanks at Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin.


A British photographer captured this amazing trench warfare photo during World War I in 1917. These are mortar rounds firing back and forth.

Mark Twain inside Nikola Tesla’s laboratory in 1894.


This is one of the few color photos taken during this period. A B-17 Bombardier heading toward Germany during WWII.


This is Famous Colonel Anthony Biddle,  who was a hand-to-hand combat expert, and was known for ordering his trainees to try to kill him using their bayonets. They never succeeded, as he was able to disarm them all.