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Political
joseph stalin man of steel
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Joseph Stalin was a Georgian revolutionary and Soviet politician who led the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s up until his passing on March 5, 1953.He served as General Secret...

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When Donald Trump first announced he will run for president of the United States of America, people were laughing. Nobody gave him a shot at winning it.Fast forward, and he i...

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Social
emotional intelligence
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There are hidden messages in every emotion. But how good are you at identifying them? The more you learn to identify the messages and act upon them, the more emotionally matu...

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Sports
base jumping documentary
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Base jumping, or parachuting or wingsuit flying from a fixed structure or a cliff, is one of the most dangerous recreational activities.Base stands for four categories of fixed o...

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Sports
formula 1 engineering
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Formula 1 is one of the most exciting sports in the world. And it is all about the speed. Since its inaugural season in 1950, the F1 championship has been one of the premier ...

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Nature
lost world of pacific
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The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth’s oceanic division. The Pacific extends from the Arctic Ocean in the North to the Southern Ocean in the south.To under...

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In order to mark the 70th anniversary of People’s Republic of China, the country built the largest airport ever. China is no stranger to record-breaking projects, but now t...

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It is a kind of magic how Amazon manages to do one-day delivery anywhere in the USA. The challenge is even bigger during the Amazon’s Prime Day event, when there are countl...

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History
marco polo documentary
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Marco Polo was an Italian merchant, explorer, and writer. He traveled through Asia along the Silk Road between 1271 and 1295. He traveled with his family, but also a crew. Du...

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Travel
chengdu silk road
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Chengdu is the capital of southwestern China’s Sichuan province. The history of the city dates back to at least the 4th century BC, when it served as the capital for the Sh...

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Art
bonfire of the vanities
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The title might suggest something about Bonfire of the Vanities, the movie in which Bruce Willis stared. But it is a more complex event.This documentary takes a historic look...

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Social
ticket without seat animation
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This short animated movie won an Oscar. And it can teach us so much about life. It takes only three minutes to watch the short movie, but the lessons will stay with you forev...

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Health
children of glass
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This documentary addresses the genetic brittle bone disorder known as Osteogenesis Imperfecta, or sometimes commonly known as “brittle bone disease”. The congenital bone ...

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People
robert wadlow
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Robert Wadlos is known as the Alton Giant, or the Giant of Illinois. He is still the tallest person in history, measuring at 8 feet 11.1 inches in height (2.72m).He was born ...

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Health
collagen protein benefits
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Taking collagen is associated with a number of health benefits. However, there are also few known risks. Some of the benefits of collagen protein include improve joint health...

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Social
children poverty in UK
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When you think of poverty, you think of third-world countries in Africa. Like Nigeria, Zimbabwe, and similar countries where people work for cents per hour.But poverty is a w...

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What is electricity? Simply put, electricity is the presence and flow of electric charge. It is a set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and motion of matter ...

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Nature
domestic cats
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Cats nowadays might be the most popular animal on the planet. They have definitely dethroned dogs as the most popular pets. And for one reason, kittens are just adorable. Sma...

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The new Sukhoi Su-57 has arrived. In this video, filmed during the Maks 2019 fair, a first-class test pilot performs an amazing flight, showing all of the features and possib...

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Nature
jonathan tortoise
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Jonathan, a giant tortoise, is the oldest living terrestrial animal in the world. He came to life in 1832, and is currently 187 years old. He has lived through World War I, W...

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Social
living with size zero
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Size 0 and 00 were invented due to the changing of clothing sizes over time. Modern size 0 clothing, depending on  brand and style, fits measurements of 30-22-32 to 33-2...

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Nature
birds of paradise papua new guinea
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Birds of Paradise are extremely rare species of birds. They are members of the family Paradisaeidae, and majority of them are found in Papua New Guinea. There are 42 known sp...

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When you think of Dubai, you think of luxury. Billionaires, expensive toys, cars, grand buildings, and so on. How is it in reality?Piers Stefan Morgan, an English broadcaster...

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Charlie Chaplin is rightfully considered one of the most important figures in the history of the film industry.He was an actor, filmmaker, and composer. He rose to fame in th...

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