The Isolator: This Crazy Anti-Distraction Helmet From 1925 Would Fit Into Any Modern Open Office

Maybe you blame your smartphone or your open office for the fact that you can’t concentrate at work. But distraction isn’t exactly a new problem: In the 1920s, Hugo Gernsback published a design for a creepy-looking helmet that blocks out sound and vision so someone can focus on their work.

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3000-Year-Old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found In Cairo Slum, And It’s “One Of The Most Important Discoveries Ever”

Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have found a massive eight-meter statue submerged in ground water in a Cairo slum that they say probably depicts revered Pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago.

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Man Who Saved 669 Children During the Holocaust Has a Surprise Reunion 50 Years Later

In 1939, on the eve of World War II, a young British stockbroker called Nicholas Winton did something truly incredible. He risked his life to successfully save 669 mostly Jewish children from Czechoslovakia during The Holocaust by ensuring their safe passage to Britain.

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30+ Vintage Photos Of The Kennedy Clan During Their Youth

The Kennedy family may be the closest the U.S. has come to royalty in the last hundred years -- and it took far more for JFK for that to happen.

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This Little Bonsai Survived The Hiroshima Bomb And Is 390 Years Old

The Japanese white pine that survived the atomic bomb was given to the U.S. as a 200th birthday present.

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