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Ten Facts about the Assassination of John F. Kennedy

JFK in the Oval Office

The assassination of John F. Kennedy is one of the days that will forever live in American History.  JFK was one of the most well liked Presidents. He was commonly known Jack or by his initials, JFK.  He changed the face of the presidency. Even today, 50 years after his death, we remember and honor him […]

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Ten Facts about Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States. He led the United States through the Civil War, resulting in a win for the Union and abolished slavery.  He is one of the most well liked Presidents in history, and is very well remembered. Here, we take a look at an overview of his life, […]

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Ten Facts about the Life of Pablo Picasso

Modigliani, Picasso and Andre Salmon

Pablo Picasso’s artwork is some of the world’s most famous and recognizable art . He was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, stage designer and ceramist, but is most known for his paintings. As an adult, he spent most of his time in France.  He is considered on of the prolific and most influential artists of the 20th century.  […]

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Ten Fun Facts about Paul Revere

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere

Paul Revere, born 1734, played an important part of the start of the Revolutionary War. A supporter of Independence, Revere took part in many forms of protest against the British. He is most famous for his ride to warn colonists that the British were preparing an attack. 1.  Two Paul Reveres! Not many people know, […]

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Ten Facts About Richard Feynman

Richard Feynman and Robert Oppenheimer at Los Alamos

  Richard Feynman was a physicist who enjoyed explaining the complex world of the science in ordinary terms. He was known for his sense of humor and love of the arts. 1. Birth & Family Richard Feynman was born on May 11, 1918 in Manhattan New York. His mother Lucille was a stay at home […]

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Ten Facts About Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs collection by Bassem

Dinosaurs were one of the first animals to roam the Earth. We are always learning more about them. 1. When did they live? Dinosaurs first appeared in what is known as the Triassic period, 231.4 million years ago. Different species of dinosaurs lived at different times. There was some type of dinosaur alive until 66 […]

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