Biological imagery free for use

Beautiful Scientific Images From The Biodiversity Heritage Library

On February 9, 2020 by Lazer Horse

Recently, the Biodiversity Heritage Library made millions of beautiful biological images free to use for anyone via their Flickr account. There are some true gems in here, and they’re free for anyone to...

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Hans Memling: Art And Wealth In The 1400s

On February 9, 2020 by Lazer Horse

Art and money rarely go hand in hand. Although, of course, individual artists can make a living and, in rare cases, make a significant income, it is not the norm. Hans Memling, born...

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Lazer Horse’s Predictions For 2020

On December 19, 2019 by Lazer Horse

Each year, I polish my powers of foresight. As it stands, they are incredibly weak; so weak, in fact, that they are not perceptible. I didn’t bother writing predictions for 2019 because 2018...

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WERE ANY DINOSAURS PINK?

On September 18, 2019 by Lazer Horse

Dinosaurs lived and evolved across millions of years. Thanks to recent discoveries and advances in technology, it is now possible to at least guess at the colours of some dinosaurs. Here, we ask...

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Popular Horse Racing Wins That Will Go Down in History

On July 7, 2019 by Lazer Horse

Horse racing is one of the oldest sports in the world and, over the course of centuries, the fundamental concept of the sport has stayed much the same. But that consistency doesn’t mean...

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The History Of Horse Racing

On June 1, 2019 by Lazer Horse

For more than 50,000 years, people have kept and raced horses in many countries around the globe. There’s even evidence that horses were used in sport as far back as the Egyptian period....

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Why Do We Remember the Vikings Only as Vicious Warriors?

On January 3, 2019 by Muelo

The Vikings have become prominent figures in today’s popular culture, with their history and mythos providing inspiration to diverse forms of media and imagery. When people think of a Viking, they think of...

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Interesting Facts About the History Of Halloween

On November 14, 2018 by Muelo

Halloween is a traditional event that millions of people around the world enjoy on an annual basis. They do so in a variety of ways, including dressing up and going out trick or...

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Ferdinand Keller: Bleak Magnificence

On November 3, 2018 by Lazer Horse

Ferdinand Keller was born in 1842 in Karlsruhe, Germany. His father, who was a civil engineer, was awarded a contract designing infrastructure in Brazil in 1857. Ferdinand and his brother Franz accompanied him....

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People of Color in European Art History

On October 31, 2018 by Lazer Horse

I’ve recently been reading a series of articles on race, racism, and the Middle Ages. They’re a fascinating read, and I recommend taking a look. The articles were written in response to the...

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