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Bedouin Traditional Life

Bedouins mainly live in the Arabian and Syrian deserts, the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt and the Sahara Desert of North Africa.

Israel Museum: Dead Sea Scrolls

The Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered in a series of eleven caves around the site known as Wadi Qumran near the Dead Sea in the West Bank between 1946 and 1956 by Bedouin shepherds and a team of archeologists.

Women Train in Self-Defense: Hand-to-Hand Combat

Female recruits train in unarmed combat in the training. The older man demonstrates his techniques on others, including men in uniform.

Animals Astronauts

Animals in space originally only served to test the survivability of spaceflight, before manned space missions were attempted. Later, animals were also flown to investigate various biological processes.

Inline Hockey (1938)

Some of the earliest video evidence of the sport is newsreel footage from the Giornale Luce taken in Vienna, Austria in 1938. The game is being played with a ball on a rectangular outdoor court, which appears to be asphalt.

100-Year-Old Car Restored (FIAT S76)

The video is a trailer of a full length film, scheduled for February 2015, that will cover the history of that period and tell the amazing story of the Fiat S76 rebirth after 100 years and a 10-year restoration.

Taylor Swift Shake it Off 1989 Aerobics Workout Edition

In a moment of mashup epiphany, a classic aerobics routine from 1989 is paired with Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off", which, surprisingly, seems to sync up perfectly.

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