Amazing historical facts concerning time

When you think about some amazing things, you probably don’t think about time and how it different was before.
For example today we take pictures every one or two minutes, and we take as many pictures as we can, but did you know that now we take a lot more photos in a short period of time, than people during the entire 1800s?

The first photo was taken in 1826, and approximately almost 880 billion pictures will be taken in 2015. Actually ten percent of all pictures ever were taken in the last twelve months.
You have probably heard about one of the most famous books in the world – Moby Dick. Well surprisingly now you can find whales that are still alive today and that are older than the actual book. Whales can live more than 200 years, and the famous book was written long time ago, in 1851.
When you think about the Aztecs you know that they lived from the 14th to 16th centuries, which is like ancient history, and on the other hand when you think about Oxford, you wouldn’t call it that old.

Actually you are wrong in that case, because Oxford started with classes in the 1000s, but it was grounded by the 1200s, which happened one century before the Aztecs.
People often say that sliced bread is the best thing that happened to humanity, and bread wasn’t sliced until 1928, which means that sliced bread is younger than the famous actress Betty White. She was born in 1922 and thank God is still healthy and alive.

 

 

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