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Aboriginal Australians Lived in Desert Interior 10,000 Years Earlier Than Thought

Aboriginal Australians Lived in Desert Interior 10,000 Years Earlier Than Thought

New evidence shows that Aboriginal Australians have lived inland in Western Australia for more than 50,000 years. That’s 10,000 years earlier than previously known for Australian deserts.

1834 Poor Law

1834 Poor Law

1834 Poor Law

Palazzo Farnese, Rome

Palazzo Farnese, Rome

Palazzo Farnese, Rome. Designed c. 1517 CE by Antonio da Sangallo the Younger (c. 1483-1546 CE). It is an excellent example of High Renaissance architecture.

Invincible Class Aircraft Carrier

Invincible Class Aircraft Carrier

Invincible Class Aircraft Carrier With the demise of the CVA-01, the future looked bleak for fixed wing flying in the Royal Navy. There was still a requirement to fly anti-submarine helicopters though, and for a new class of ship to act as the command and control centre for a task force. Thus in 1966 - 67 a Naval Staff Requirement was issued with respect to a Command Cruiser that could fulfil that function, displace 12,500 tons (later to 17,500), carry six Sea King helicopters, the Sea Dart surface-to-air missile system and have a crew of around 1,000 personnel.

Who were the chief executives of the United States in the thirteen years before George Washington? [duplicate]

Who were the chief executives of the United States in the thirteen years before George Washington? [duplicate]

Fully thirteen years passed after the Declaration of Independence before George Washington became President—first under Congress, then under the Articles of Confederation. It's a famous trivia fact…

Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg

Following McClellan’s failure to follow up after Antietam, President Lincoln turned to General Ambrose E. The Union army, some 113,000 strong, sought out the Confederate forces in the Virginia town of Fredericksburg on the Rappahannock River. Lee had taken a position in the heavily wooded hills outside of the community.