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    Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia   Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikipedia
Jimmy Donal "Jimbo" Wales is a U.S. Internet entrepreneur and a wiki pioneer who is best known as the founder and leader of Wikipedia, an international collaborative open-source free encyclopedia on the Internet....
 
    The Cultural Revolution, China   The Cultural Revolution, China
The Cultural Revolution (CR), it might sound unfamiliar for most people. It broke out more than thirty years ago in China, and few people know what the CR meant and why it happened. What can be said for sure is that it made a big impact on almost al...
 
    Jonathan Ive, Product Designer   Jonathan Ive, Product Designer
The winner of the Design Museum's inaugural Designer of the Year award in 2003 was JONATHAN IVE, senior vice-president of design at Apple whose innovations include the iPod and iMac. As senior vice-president of design at Apple, Jonathan Ive has co...
 
    Pierre Omidyar, Founder eBay   Pierre Omidyar, Founder eBay
Omidyar was intrigued by the technical problem of establishing an online venue for direct person-to-person auction of collectible items. He created a simple prototype on his personal web page, and launched an online service called Auction Web as a so...
 
    Jill Greenberg, Photographer   Jill Greenberg, Photographer
Jill Greenberg (born July 1967) is an American photographer. She is known for her portraits, editorial, advertising, and art work....
 
    2001 - A Space Odyssey, Kubrick   2001 - A Space Odyssey, Kubrick
"2001: A Space Odyssey" is the greatest movie ever put down on film by the greatest filmmaker to ever walk the face of the earth, Stanley Kubrick. The dumbed-down masses of American cattle have the attetion span equal to that of a fly while not havi...
 
    Brian Cox, Particle Physicist   Brian Cox, Particle Physicist
Brian Edward Cox, OBE, is a British particle physicist, a Royal Society University Research Fellow and a professor at the University of Manchester. He is a member of the High Energy Physics group at the University of Manchester, and works on the ATLA...
 
    Linus Torvalds, Creator of Linux   Linus Torvalds, Creator of Linux
Linus Benedict Torvalds is a Finnish American software engineer, who was the principal force behind the development of the Linux kernel. He later became the chief architect of the Linux kernel and now acts as the project's coordinator. He also cr...
 
    Apollo 11 : First Man on the Moon   Apollo 11 : First Man on the Moon
Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the Moon, Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on July 20, 1969, at 20:18 UTC. Armstrong became the first to step onto the lunar surface six hours later on July 21 at 02:56 UTC. Armst...
 
    Greenpeace International   Greenpeace International
Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action. Greenpeace is a non-profit organisation, with a presence in 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. To mainta...
 
    Elon Musk, Founder SpaceX, PayPal, Tesla   Elon Musk, Founder SpaceX, PayPal, Tesla
Elon Musk is a South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, investor and inventor. He is currently the CEO & CTO of SpaceX and CEO & Chief Product Architect of Tesla Motors. He is the founder of multiple companies, most notably SpaceX, PayP...
 
    The Atari Timeline   The Atari Timeline
This page is my attempt to assemble a complete history of Atari (collectively referring to Atari Inc., Atari Corp., and Atari Games) in one easy-to-find location. As far as I've been able to determine, this is the first time such a beast has ever bee...
 
    A Clockwork Orange, Kubrick   A Clockwork Orange, Kubrick
Stanley Kubrick's striking visual interpretation of Anthony Burgess's famous novel is a masterpiece. Malcolm McDowell delivers a clever, tongue-in-cheek performance as Alex, the leader of a quartet of droogs, a vicious group of young hoodlums who spe...
 
    The Munich Massacre, Munich Olympics   The Munich Massacre, Munich Olympics
It was 4:30 in the morning on Sept. 5, 1972, when five Arab terrorists wearing track sweat suits climbed the six-foot six-inch fence surrounding the Olympic Village. Although they were seen by several people, no one thought anything was unusual since...
 
    Unesco World Heritage Site   Unesco World Heritage Site
A Unesco World Heritage Site is a place (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that is listed by UNESCO as of special cultural or physical significance. The list is maintained by the international World Herit...
 
       
         



 
 
         
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