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The Deepest Places on Earth — Infographic

The Deepest Places on Earth

Most of the time we humans are thinking about going higher, and building bigger.  However, there is much that lies below our feet.  Today’s infographic shows some of the deepest places we know exist, or have explored, and even built to in the earth.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 28, 2017 in Infographics

 

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28 Odd Facts About the Human Body — Infographic

28 Odd Facts About the Human Body

The human body is a wonderful machine. Throughout the ages and the course of evolution, our bodies have been perfected into the temples they are today.  There are amazing things that take place inside us every day, and every day we learn even more amazing things our bodies are capable of, or how to improve them. [VIA]

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Posted by on January 26, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Presidential Inauguration Facts — Infographic

Presidential Inauguration Facts

Today, one of the hallmarks of our republic and one of the most amazing feats for a government — the peaceful transition of power between opposing parties — will take place when Donald J. Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the United States at noon.  Since 1797, there have been 57 inaugurals (today is 58) for 44 different men (Grover Cleveland served non-consecutive terms so is counted twice as both the 22nd and 24th Presidents.  [VIA]

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Posted by on January 20, 2017 in Infographics

 

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What Is Your Acromyn IQ? — Infographic

What is Your Acronym IQ?

Test-speak and emojis are creeping into more and more areas of our life, even to the point that they’ve entered the dictionary as words in their own right.  How many of these do you really know though?  Try this fun game to see how many you either know or can guess and see how far you can make it on the path.  Check out the interesting “Did You Know” bits as well.  A score is found at the bottom!  How did you score?  [VIA]

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Posted by on January 12, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The History of the Christmas Tree — Infographic

The Christmas Tree Deconstructed

Less than a week away and many of us who celebrate already have our Christmas trees up and decorated.  I remember as a kid though, not seeing the tree, decorated or not until Christmas morning, because that was part of Santa’s magic and he always got our tree up and decorated (stringy tinsel and all!) when he visited on Christmas Eve.  Nowadays with my own kids, I take the burden off the big guy and take care of it myself.  But why and how did the tree become a mainstay of our holiday traditions and how has it changed over the years?  Today’s infographic from Christmas Tree Market shows you! [VIA]

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Posted by on December 19, 2016 in Infographics

 

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Fun Facts About Candy Corn — Infographic

Fun Facts About Candy Corn

This fun little tri-colored confection is a true sign of Fall and the coming of Halloween and all the chills that come with the season and the holiday.  Just how much do you know about this staple candy of Autumn though? [VIA: Trillion Creative]

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Posted by on October 20, 2015 in Infographics

 

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9 Interesting Facts About Cancer – Infographic

9 Interesting Facts About Cancer

February 4, 2014 marks World Cancer Day, a day to teach and learn about cancer, dispelling any rumors and misconceptions about the disease.  In anticipation, today’s infographic helps to point out some interesting facts and figures about cancer that you may not have known. [VIA]

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Posted by on January 28, 2014 in Infographics

 

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