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History - QWERTY Keyboard - Typewriter with writer

History - QWERTY Keyboard - (30-10-2016)

History - QWERTY Keyboard - Typewriter

History - QWERTY Keyboard - Typewriter composed of a wooden body and metal elements

History - QWERTY Keyboard - Typewriter - LC-Smith-US-Army-Model-8.10 - Manufactured-in-1934-USAQWERTY Keyboard – Roots in a     typewriter
 
 
History - Dell-AlienwareMechanical KeyboardWireless ComputerPhone_photo_test - (15-06-2018)Sega-Saturn-Net-Link-US
 
 


History - Maharashtra - Hindu templeHistory - Ellora - religious complexEllora Caves - (06-09-2016)Ellora - religious complexEllora - (06-09-2016) - 85Ellora – religious complex – Largest temple     of world
 
 
History - Ellora - religious complexEllora - religious complexHistory - Ellora - religious complexEllora - religious complexHistory - Ellora - Aurangabad-Maharashtra-India - (08-03-2015)
 
 
 
Ellora - religious complexHistory - Art at Ellora caves - (06-06-2017)Ellora - religious complexHistory - Ellora - panoramaEllora - religious complex
 
 

  34 temples :

  17 – Ancient Hindu (dated to the 600-900 A.D.),

Kailasa – Hindu temple, considered the most beautiful of all buildings in Ellora.


History - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAHistory - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAHistory - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAHistory - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAHistory - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAFort Jefferson – Florida, USA
– In left fortress-reserve

 
 
History - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAGarden and Bush Keys - FloridaGarden and Bush Keys - FloridaFlorida Keys - (02-05-2014)Florida Keys - (02-05-2014)
 
 


History - Centralia - Pennsylvania, USAHistory - Centralia - Pennsylvania, USAHistory - Centralia - Pennsylvania, USACentralia – Pennsylvania, USA – Under city eternal fire
 
 
 
History - Pennsylvania - (01-01-2005)Columbia County, Pennsylvania, USACity Skyline (06-07-2010)
 
 


History - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalHistory - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalHistory - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalHistory - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalHistory - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalAnnapurna – Himalayas, Nepal – Risky for     climbers
 
 
History - Annapurna - Himalayas, NepalNepalese Mountains and a twinkling skyAaron Benson - Nepal - (27-01-2017)South Mountain - (17-01-2005)Base of Mount - (17-01-2017)
 
 


History - St Kilda - Hirta - Atlantic, ScotlandHistory - St Kilda - Hirta - Atlantic, ScotlandHistory - St Kilda - Hirta - Atlantic, ScotlandHistory - St Kilda - Hirta - Atlantic, ScotlandSt Kilda – Hirta – Atlantic, Scotland – Exiled people
 
 
 
Map of archipelago - (15-08-2007)Fulmars hunting - (01-01-1898)Mailboat - (01-01-1898)Puffins hunting - (01-01-1898)
 
 


History - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanHistory - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanHistory - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanHistory - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanHistory - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanHashima – Kyushu, Japan – Island is hell
 
 
 
History - Hashima - Kyushu, JapanGunkanjima - NagasakiGunkanjima - NagasakiGunkanjima - NagasakiGunkanjima - Nagasaki
 
 


Great Sphinx in Giza - Egypt - (01.01.1871)Great Sphinx in Giza - Egypt - (05.04.2007)Great Sphinx in Giza - Egypt - backHistory - Giza - Egypt - (18.03.2010)History - Giza - Egypt - (10.11.2015)History - Sphinx in Egypt - (08.09.2006)

Great Sphinx in Giza – Egypt
 
 


University of Queensland - AustraliaUniversity of Queensland - ExperimentHistory - Pitch drop experiment with demarcation of yearsHistory - Pitch drop experiment with demarcation of years and monthsHistory - Pitch drop experiment - Chart of months between drops (1938 - 2014)

Pitch drop – The longest laboratory     experiment
 


History - Gary Gabelich - Blue FlameHistory - Blue Flame - 2History - Blue Flame - 3Gary Gabelich – Exceeded by car 1000 km/h in 1970
 
 
 
Auto und Technik Museum Sinsheim - Blue FlameGary Gabelich - The Blue Flame - Goodwood 2007Gary Gabelich - The Blue Flame - 1
 
 


Most dangerous volcanoes - KīlaueaMost dangerous volcanoes - Eruption of the Volcano Vesuvius - J.C.DahlMost dangerous volcanoes - Nevado del Ruiz - 1985Most dangerous volcanoes - Chaitén - Eruption 27.05.2008

Most dangerous volcanoes – Still unpredictable

 
 


History - Battle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater (2)History - Battle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater (3)History - Battle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater (4)History - Battle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater (5)Battle of Somme – The attack of French and British
 
 
 
Battle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater (1)History - Battle of Somme 1916 - MapBattle of Somme - Lochnagar Crater MapBattle of Somme - Cheshire Regiment trench Somme 1916
 
 


Bowling game - Bowling ballBowling game - Bowling ball looking good for a strikeBowling game - Bowling joy

Bowling game – One of the oldest sports of world
 
 


Andre-Marie AmpereAndre-Marie AmpereAndre-Marie Ampere - Museum of Ampere - Poleymieux, Mont d'Or, FranceAndre-Marie Ampere - Museum of Ampere - Poleymieux, Mont d'Or, FranceAndre-Marie Ampere – Thoughtful and versatile     scientist
 
 
 
Andre-Marie AmpereAndre-Marie Ampere - Museum of Ampere - Poleymieux, Mont d'Or, France, 2007Andre-Marie Ampere - Ampere grave in Montmartre, Paris, 2006Andre-Marie Ampere - Ampere grave (detail) - Montmartre, Paris, France, 2006

 
 


Hammurabi Codex - Set of laws of ancient BabylonHammurabi Codex - Museum in Louvre, Paris, FranceHammurabi Codex - Set of laws of ancient Babylon

Hammurabi Codex – Set of laws of ancient Babylon

 
 
 
 


Kayan tribe women - Women with rings on necksKayan tribe women - Women giraffes with childrenKayan tribe women - Young girl giraffeKayan tribe women - Woman giraffeKayan tribe women - Young woman giraffeKayan tribe women - Women with elongated necks

Kayan tribe women – Secret of     women giraffes

 


Tungsten - Developed in plastic form in 20th century

Tungsten – Developed in plastic form in 20th century

 


Minor metals - Metal element from Late Bronze AgeMinor metals - Manufacturing opportunities in the state of Washington, USA, 1918

Minor metals – Breakthrough in perception of metals

 


Ponte Vecchio - SnowyPonte Vecchio - Florence, Italy, 2004Ponte Vecchio - Florence bridges

Ponte Vecchio – Old Bridge connects two Arno banks

 


Vasco da Gama - Researcher of sea route to India

Vasco da Gama – Researcher of sea route to India
 
 
 


Real North America discoverer - Christopher ColumbusReal North America discoverer - Leif Eriksson

Real North America discoverer
 
 


Human beauty ideal - Man inscribed in circle and square - Homo quadratus - Leonardo da Vinci

Human beauty ideal – Man inscribed in circle and square
 
 
 


Iran military situation - Map of Iran

Iran military situation – After the end of World War II
 
 
 


Brothers West - Portrait of the two Will Wests

Brothers West – Dactyloscopy and anthropometry
 
 
 
 


Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton – English physicist and mathematician
 
 
 


Christian Doppler

Christian Doppler – Austrian physicist and mathematician
 
 
 
 


Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein – German – Jewish physicist
 
 


Catastrophic whirlwind - Tri-State_State_Tornado_Damage_Longfellow_School_2Catastrophic whirlwind - Tri-State_Tornado_Damage_Baptist_Church_at_Murphysboro,_ILCatastrophic whirlwind - 1925 tornado-p2o-b

Catastrophic whirlwind – Strongest tornado

 


Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin - Soviet cosmonaut

Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin – Soviet cosmonaut

 


Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei – Philosopher, physicist, astronomer
 
 


Luigi Galvani

Luigi Galvani – Italian physicist, physician, physiologist
 
 
 


Thomas Alva Edison

Thomas Alva Edison – American light bulb inventor
 
 


History :

History - Werner Karl Heisenberg

Werner Karl Heisenberg – German physicist, philosopher, quantum mechanic
 
 
 
 


History - Maria Curie-Sklodowska - Polish PhD in physics

Maria Curie-Sklodowska – Polish PhD in physics
 
 
 


History - Otto Hahn - German physical chemistHistory - Otto Hahn - German physical chemist

Otto Hahn – German physical chemist
 
 
 
 


History - First human heart transplant - management Christiaan BarnardHistory - First human heart transplant - management Christiaan Barnard

First human heart transplant – management Christiaan Barnard
 
 
 


History - Charles Lutwidge Dodgson

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson – British mathematician, logician, writer
 
 


History - First photographing method - invention of daguerreotype

First photographing method – Invention of daguerreotype
 
 
 
 


History - Albert Schweitzer - French theologian, philosopher, physician

Albert Schweitzer – French theologian, philosopher, physician
 
 
 


History - First Winter Olympics - Chamonix in the French Alps

First Winter Olympics – Chamonix in the French Alps
 
 


History - First treatment raw penicillin - The general pattern of penicillins

First treatment raw penicillin – Bactericidal effect discovery
 
 


History - Ancient Persia wells - archaeological research in Iran

Ancient Persia wells – Archaeological research in Iran
 
 
 
 


History - John Harrison - English carpenter and watchmaker

John Harrison – English carpenter and watchmaker
 
 
 


History - Wilhelm Roentgen

Wilhelm Roentgen – German physicist
 
 


History - Max Planck

Max Planck – German physicist
 
 
 


History - Guglielmo Marconi - Italian inventor of radio

Guglielmo Marconi – Italian inventor of radio
 
 
 


History - Disaster RMS Titanic - British liner sank - RMS Titanic 2.04.1912 r.History - Disaster RMS Titanic - British liner sank - Titanic sailing route

Disaster RMS Titanic – British liner sank
 
 


History - Chernobyl Disaster - Accident in nuclear power plant

Chernobyl Disaster – Accident in nuclear power plant
 
 


History - Provided solar eclipse - Thales of Miletus

Provided solar eclipse – Made by Thales of Miletus
 
 
 
 


History - Nicolaus Copernicus

Nicolaus Copernicus – Heliocentric vision of universe
 
 
 


History - Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit's House in Poland, Gdansk, Ogarna 95

Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit – Thermometer inventor
 
 


History - Pierre Curie - French physicist

Pierre Curie – French physicist
 
 
 
 


History - First climbed Mount Everest - Hillary and Norgay climbing route - map, 1953

First climbed Mount Everest – Hillary, Norgay expedition
 
 


History - First human vehicle - Old wooden sledge

First human vehicle – Sledge used to carry loads
 
 


History - Antimalarial effective drug - isolated Quinine

Antimalarial effective drug – Isolated Quinine
 
 


History - Jean Baptiste de Lamarck

Jean Baptiste de Lamarck – French biologist
 
 


History - John Dalton - English physicist, chemist, meteorologist

John Dalton – English physicist, chemist, meteorologist
 
 
 


History - Alexander Fleming - discoverer of penicillin

Alexander Fleming – Discoverer of penicillin
 
 
 


History - Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov - zoologist and microbiologist

Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov – Zoologist and microbiologist
 
 
 


History - Charles Darwin - English naturalist

Charles Darwin – English naturalist
 
 
 


History - Carl Friedrich Gauss - mathematician, physicist, astronomer

Carl Friedrich Gauss – Mathematician, physicist, astronomer
 
 


History - Hans von Euler-Chelpin - Swedish chemist and biochemist

Hans von Euler-Chelpin – Swedish chemist and biochemist
 
 
 


History - Robert Oppenheimer - American physicist

Robert Oppenheimer – American physicist
 
 
 


History - Abraham Ortelius - geographer, cartographerHistory - Abraham Ortelius - Map of Europe, 1595History - Abraham Ortelius - Map of Africa, 1570History - Abraham Ortelius - Map of Americas, 1587

Abraham Ortelius – Geographer, cartographer
 
 
 


History - William Harvey - anatomist and physiologist

William Harvey – Anatomist and physiologist
 
 
 


History - Johannes Stark - specialist of electrical discharges in gases

Johannes Stark – Electrical discharges in gases
 
 
 
 


History - Vere Gordon Childe - researcher anthropologist of Neolithic era

Vere Gordon Childe – Researcher of Neolithic era
 
 
 


History - Melvin Ellis Calvin - specialist of photosynthesis, catalysis, molecular structure

Melvin Ellis Calvin – American physical chemist
 
 
 


History - Wilhelm Friedrich Ostwald - founder of modern physical chemistry

Wilhelm Friedrich Ostwald – Modern physical chemist
 
 
 


History - Ignacy Domeyko - Mineralogical, geological researcher of Chile

Ignacy Domeyko – Mineralogical researcher of Chile
 
 
 


History - Johann Gregor Mendel - Augustinian order member

Johann Gregor Mendel – Augustinian order member
 
 
 


History - Maria Curie-Sklodowska - precursor of radiochemistry and radioactivity

Maria Curie-Sklodowska – Radiochemistry, radioactivity precursor
 
 
 


History - Antonie van Leeuwenhoek - first microscope creator

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek – First microscope creator
 
 
 


History - Pierre Larousse - Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia

Pierre Larousse – Creator of 15-volume Encyclopedia
 
 
 


History - Alfred Nobel - scientist, industrialist, inventor

Alfred Nobel – Scientist, industrialist, inventor
 
 


History - Louis Lumiere - pioneer of world cinematography

Louis Lumiere – Pioneer of world cinematography
 
 


History - William Edward Boeing - pioneer of aviation, designer and pilot

William Edward Boeing – Aviation pioneer, designer, pilot
 
 
 


History - Alfred Tarski - Polish mathematician, philosopher

Alfred Tarski – Polish mathematician, philosopher
 
 


History - James Clark Ross - British officer, explorer, discoverer

James Clarke Ross – Officer, explorer, discoverer
 
 
 


History - Napoleon Cybulski - Polish pioneer of endocrinology and EEG

Napoleon Cybulski – Endocrinology and EEG pioneer
 
 
 


History - Max Theiler - Discoverer of vaccine against yellow fever

Max Theiler – Vaccine against yellow fever discoverer
 
 
 


History - Antoni Lesniowski - Polish surgeon

Antoni Lesniowski – Polish surgeon
 
 
 


History - Alexander Jagiellon

Alexander Jagiellon – Crowned in Wawel Cathedral
 
 
 


History - Brothers Montgolfier - constructors of first baloon - Jacques Etienne MontgolfierHistory - Brothers Montgolfier - constructors of first baloon - Joseph MontgolfierHistory - Brothers Montgolfier - constructors of first baloon - Brothers Montgolfier baloon

Brothers Montgolfier – Constructors of first baloon
 
 


History - St. Petersburg declaration - Petersburg

St. Petersburg declaration
 
 


History - Ancient Greek writing method - Boustrophedon

Ancient Greek writing method
 
 


History - Tadeusz Rejtan

Tadeusz Rejtan – Polish patriot
 
 
 


History - First mirrors - Neolithic mirrors of obsidian

First mirrors – Neolithic mirrors of obsidian
 
 


History :

History - First electric elevator - New York City, Manhattan (2013)

First electric elevator – Skyscrapers transport
 
 


History - Oldest elevator in Poland - Freedom Square in Poznan, Poland

Oldest elevator in Poland
 
 


History - First dentists - Dental surgery

First dentists – Appeared in ancient Egypt
 
 


History - First underground railway - Fowlers Ghost Locomotive

First underground railway – London Underground
 


History - Migration map - Map of migration from Africa to Europe

Migration map – Human move from Africa to Europe
 
 


History - Fifth taste - Kikunae Ikeda

Fifth taste – Japanese psychophysics discovery
 
 
 


History - Vikings washing - Vikings fight

Vikings washing – Once a week
 
 


History - When established chemotherapy - Sidney Farber (1903 - 1973)

When established chemotherapy
 
 
 
 


History - First blood transfusion - Jean-Baptiste DenysHistory - First blood transfusion - Richard Lower

First blood transfusion
 
 
 


History - Prehistoric human - Human

Prehistoric human – Research of male Y chromosome
 
 
 


History - False oil forecasts history - Oil District, Los Angeles

False oil forecasts history – Fear of oil shortage
 


History - Oil industry collapse fears - Extraction of oil

Oil industry collapse fears
 
 


History - Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis - NefertitiHistory - Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis - AkhenatenHistory - Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis - Tutankhamen

Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis
 
 
 
 


History - Most famous Polish Egyptologist - prof. Kazimierz Michałowski

Most famous Polish Egyptologist
 
 
 


History - First elevator - "Archimedes" - Domenico Fetti

First elevator – Raised by pulley – hand reel
 
 
 


History - Cheops pyramid - Pyramids of Egypt

Cheops pyramid – Pyramids of Egypt
 
 


History - Richard Feynman - Richard Feynman and Robert Oppenheimer at Los Alamos

Richard Feynman – Hiding in nanotechnologies
 
 


History - Barcode - invention of laser system

Barcode – Invention of laser system
 


History - Alcohol creation location - Drinking wine from crystal glass

Alcohol creation location – Oldest alcoholic beverage
 
 
 


History - Chessboard origin - Pawns on chessboard

Chessboard origin – Chess arose in the Far East
 
 


History - Soviet aspirations towards Denmark - Denmark Map

Soviet aspirations towards Denmark
 
 
 


History - Continent after war - Germany, Waldenburg 1945

Continent after war – Europe at end of World War II
 
 
 


History - Mishmash always cabbage ? - Mishmash

Mishmash always cabbage ?
 
 


History - Pope changes name - Pope Francis (20-03-2013)

Pope changes name – Direction of pontificate
 
 
 


History - Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso – Spanish artist
 
 
 


History - Fight for fresh breath - Illustration from The Defective Delinquent and Insane

Fight for fresh breath
 
 
 


History - Church over crossroads - Church in Nowy Dwor, Jedwabno, Poland

Church over crossroads
 
 


History - Taxed service - Ch.J.Chaplin - After the Ball

Taxed service – Referring to census of 1659
 
 
 
 


History - British Labour Party director - Ed Miliband (2007)

British Labour Party director – Ed Miliband family
 
 
 
 


History - Alaska sale - Location Alaska

Alaska sale – Russian tsar Alexander II contract
 


History - Last guillotine convict execution - Guillotine models

Last guillotine convict execution
 
 


History - Polonaise dancing places - Teofil Kwiatkowski - Chopin's Polonaise - Ball in Hotel Lambert in Paris, France

Polonaise dancing places
 


History - Neolithic swastikas - Sican Vessel in the Huaca Rajada Site Museum

Neolithic swastikas – Oldest from the fifth century BC
 
 
 


History - Winners award - A.Hitler, H.Goering, J.Goebbels, R.Hess

Winners award – A. Eichmann during the trial in 1961
 


History - Cartel planned aging products - Geneva, Switzerland, 2005

Cartel planned aging products – Collusion in 1924
 
 


History :

History - Morris Worm - Robert Morris while receiving a degree at Cornell University

Morris Worm – First computer worm
 
 
 


History - Robert Morris

Robert Morris – First person convicted of cybercrime
 
 


History - Egyptian catacombs contains dog mummies - Anubis standingHistory - Egyptian catacombs contains dog mummies - Cairo Egyptian Museum

Egyptian catacombs – Contains dog mummies
 
 
 
 
 


History - First public railway line - The Rocket the First Engine made by Geo. Stephenson, 1829

First public railway line – The Rocket locomotive
 
 


History - Vesuvius remains active

Vesuvius remains active – Volcano near Naples
 
 


History - Bluetooth Logo - Harald Blatand (Roskilde Domkirke)History - Bluetooth Logo

Bluetooth Logo – It is the rune of Harald Blatand
 
 
 


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