WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1

Cicero once said that the “Sinews of war were infinite money.” Never has that been more true than in the second World War. This little bonus extra history series is going to be all about the complex economic struggle that underpinned the most colossal conflict in human history. These episodes Continue Reading

Why Did English Become the International Language?

Hello everyone. Welcome to the Langfocus channel, and my name is Po-ru. “Why did English become the international language?” – That is the question we’re going to answer today. English is the de facto global lingua franca. It is the language of global commerce, the main language of international diplomacy, Continue Reading

Important Maps They Didn’t Teach You At School

– [Narrator] Everyone knows this. The world map. The one you’ve known since you were little. But throw in some colors and some symbols and this old map can show you the world as you’ve never seen it before. So let’s take a look. (whimsical music) – Amazing! The most Continue Reading

The Animated History of Hong Kong

This episode is supported by Tab for a Cause, a free browser extension that donates to charity with each tab you open were browsing. Click the link below to get started “Ladrones”, the island of thieves. This was the name given by the Spanish and the Portuguese to the area Continue Reading

16. The Coming of the Great War

Prof: The second announcement is the movies, the films. I’ve done what I think is the way to do it. They will be available. I think the first one is available now. You can watch it in the privacy of your rooms in whatever college you are. You are to Continue Reading

Have the British really invaded 90% of the countries in the world?

Did you know that Great Britain have invaded 90% of the countries in the world? Of the near 200 independent nations in the world today, all but 22 have been on the receiving end of a British invasion! At its peak, the British Empire was the largest empire in all Continue Reading

Religion in Space

space is cool religion is controversial but also fun to warn about sometimes however they have to mix since there are only about four to five hundred million atheists in the world leaving a total religious population in the world larger than all Luxembourg and also seeing as to how Continue Reading