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How to Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey — Infographic

How to Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Hopefully you’ve gotten your bird, and have started thawing it, as Thanksgiving is only a few days away!  While it’s all about family, food, football, and fun in  my house, it’s important that everything is done safely.  Today’s infographic gives a great overview of cooking that bird, and doing it safely for your family’s feast!   [VIA]

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Posted by on November 20, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Famous People’s First Jobs — Infographic

Famous People’s First Jobs

We all have to start somewhere!  Before they were famous, all these people had some rather un-glamorous jobs.  Remember that it is extremely rare to start off as the CEO of a major company, or even in a private office at one, but through lots of hard work and dedication, anyone can succeed and become whatever they dream of becoming!  [VIA]

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Posted by on November 17, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The Science of Happiness — Infographic

The Science of Happiness

Each of us has something different that brings us happiness and it is indeed a unique experience.  However, there are certain chemical reactions in our bodies and environment that can affect how we feel.  Today’s infographic explores some of those.    [VIA]

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Posted by on March 16, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Inventors of Everyday Technology — Infographic

The Inventors of Everyday Technology

They’re the things we use everyday and often take for granted, but at one time, none of these things existed.  From potato chips to airplanes; indoor plumbing to cars, these technologies at one time were created and then perfected by someone, but who?  Today’s infographic takes a look at the people and things behind the tech we use every day of our lives.  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 15, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The Meaning Behind Famous Symbols — Infographic

The Meaning Behind Famous Symbols

We see symbols everywhere, and they have a language and meaning all their own.  From the more established (and famous) as shown below, to the emojis of today, we use symbols all the time to convey messages in a simple, concise way.  But where did some of these long-established and well-known symbols originate and what do they really mean?  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 14, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The History of Income Taxes — Infographic

The History of Income Taxes

On Friday, we posted an infographic on funeral and burial customs — half of Ben Franklin’s death and taxes.  Well, it’s jsut fair that we look at the other half — taxes.  Today’s infographic takes a brief look at the history of income taxes in the United States.  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 13, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Funeral and Burial Rituals from Around the World — Infographic

Funeral and Burial Rituals from Around the World

…in this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes. — Benjamin Franklin

Death is inevitable and, as Franklin states, so are taxes.  Here in the US we’re a little over a month away from tax day, but rather than dwell on that, today’s infographic takes a look at the other side of the certainty coin – death.  It’s unavoidable and we all deal with it in different ways, from our grieving process to the cultural norms and rituals that surround it.  Take a look at 42 different funeral and burial rituals from around the world to see many of these different expressions.  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 10, 2017 in Infographics

 

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