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Libro #UnaVitatuttacurve con dedica di Elisa D'Ospina.

Libro #UnaVitatuttacurve con dedica di Elisa D'Ospina.

V-J Day in Times Square, a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt, was published in Life in 1945 with the caption, "In New York's Times Square a white-clad girl clutches her purse and skirt as an uninhibited sailor plants his lips squarely on hers."

All Time FAVORITE photo-hanging in my room! Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on V-J Day in 1945

Check Out Some Of These Rare Moments In History... I Had No Idea.

Check Out Some Of These Rare Moments In History. I Had No Idea. Not all military photos, but enough that I felt comfortable pining it here.

Henrietta Lacks (August 1, 1920 – October 4, 1951)[1] (sometimes erroneously called Henrietta Lakes, Helen Lane or Helen Larson) was an African-American woman who was the unwitting source of cells (from her cancerous tumor) which were cultured by George Otto Gey to create the first known human immortal cell line for medical research. This is now known as the HeLa cell line.[2]

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks -- A poor black tobacco farmer whose cells—taken without her knowledge in 1951 and now called HeLa cells—became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for developing the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping

Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) - a Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone. Pictured here at the opening of the long-distance line from New York to Chicago in 1892.

Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the first telephone made the first transcontinental phone call in Before this, people had never thought of communicating overseas. With this achievement, the phone could have so many more uses through communication.

Creepy Medical Images From The Past

Creepy Medical Images From The Past

Funny pictures about Creepy Medical Images From The Past. Oh, and cool pics about Creepy Medical Images From The Past. Also, Creepy Medical Images From The Past photos.

A powerful story of overcoming obstacles…

A powerful story of overcoming obstacles…

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.

Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, Holland, 1888

Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, NL, 1888 Kind of pathetic and sweet. They should have purchased grave lots at a municipal cemetery.

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