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29 of the best royal family Christmas cards through the years

Photographs selected for the front of the cards show the growing family and its changing relationships as the years go by.

From leech collectors to knocker-ups, here are 16 weird jobs that no longer exist

The Industrial Revolution did away with many oddball gigs that your great-great-grandparents might have had.
Kitchen equipment in the 1920s looked more like art than the sleek appliances we know today.

15 photos that show how different life was 100 years ago

The 1920s brought amazing artistic, cultural, and technological advancements — but life back then looked pretty different than it does today.
Founded in 1686, Harvard is the oldest college in the United States.

Here’s what the oldest colleges in America used to look like — and what they look like today

Take a look back in history with these vintage photos of the oldest institutions in the United States.

The Berlin Wall has been gone longer than it stood. Here’s how the 28-mile blockade looks today compared to 1989.

The Berlin Wall stood for 10,316 days. It's been 30 years since it fell. Here's how much has changed since the barrier was erected in 1961.
Microsoft recently tried out a four-day workweek in Japan.

People have toyed with the idea of a 4-day workweek for over 80 years. Here’s how the concept has evolved, from the Great Depression to Microsof...

Fighting for a shorter work week fell out of style in the late 20th century, but now some companies are trying again, with good results.
A 2011 view of the entrance of Jonestown, Guyana, a village where 909 cult members died by forced cyanide poisoning in 1978.

Decades after more than 900 cult members died in Jonestown, the jungle village is completely abandoned. Take a look inside.

Here's what the Jonestown commune looked like months after the 1978 tragedy — and what it looks like today.
Good Humor ice cream bars turn 100 in 2020.

20 things turning 100 in 2020

Believe it or not, 2020 marks 100 years since the the start of the Roaring '20s. Here are 20 things celebrating a century this coming year.

Daylight-saving time is about to an end. It’s one of the world’s stupidest rituals.

At 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 3, daylight-saving time will end; clocks will fall back by one hour. Here's why this clock-changing ritual is stupid.
Sunset over the Arizona desert

Daylight-saving time ends on Sunday November 3 — here’s why we have it and why the EU and some US states have gotten rid of it

At 2 a.m. ET on November 3, Americans will "fall back" by moving their clocks an hour earlier to end seven months of daylight-saving time.