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History
11.1k votersRidiculously Old, Well-Preserved Historical Artifacts From Ancient Cultures Around The WorldEven people who were bored in history class can't deny the fascination surrounding ancient items that have survived for centuries ...
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141.9k viewsThe World's Most Ancient Cities That Are Still StandingMost ancient cities that are still around today blend old and new, attesting to the longevity and continued importance of the site...
Plants
39.3k viewsThe Oldest Known Trees In The WorldTrees are some of the most ubiquitous organisms on the planet. Over time, they have evolved on every continent with thousands of s...
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557 votersHow Long The Oldest Members Of 16 Species Actually LivedWe always say that we wish our pets lived forever - but what if they actually could? After all, you never know when one creature w...
Old Stuff
28.7k viewsThe Oldest Known Civilizations In The WorldHumans have been around for around 350,000 years, but it has only been a short time since they began to group together in what we ...
Ancient Flora / Fauna
688.4k viewsThe 10 Oldest Living Things On EarthThis list of the oldest living things on Earth, including the oldest animals, species, and organisms, will definitely make you fee...
Old Stuff
27.2k viewsThe Oldest People Who Ever LivedPeople are living well into their 100s in the United States and all over the world. Nine of the 10 oldest people to have ever live...
Photography
2.6m viewsThese Are The 19 Oldest Surviving Photographs Known To Humankind, And They're StunningPhotography has influenced society since its inception in the 11th century. The oldest photographs depict fascinating details abou...
Food History
9.3k votersThe Oldest Foods Ever Discovered By Archaeologists, Ranked By How Terrible They Would Be To EatArchaeologists often make gruesome, significant, and fascinating discoveries, but some of their finds are downright repulsive – so...
Interesting
322.5k viewsThe Oldest Houses In The World That Are Somehow Still StandingShrines, castles, temples, and cathedrals are built to last, so it's no wonder that they make up most of the oldest standing build...
Home
111.7k viewsThe Oldest Houses In The US That Are Still StandingThough the United States is a relatively young nation, people have inhabited the North American continent for millennia. Few of th...
History
72.3k viewsThe Oldest Surviving Buildings In The WorldSadly, most of human history predates the historical record. You're not going to find much in the way of monuments from 100,000 ye...