20 Now-You-Know Facts That Will Throw Your Perception Of History Out Of Whack
We give our brains more credit than we probably should. We go to school, stuff a bunch of facts in there, and think we have a pretty good picture of what happened and when.
We seem to think that, just because we've walked around the planet for a couple of decades, we can understand the fundamental nature of time? The hubris! Here are a few historical comparisons that will throw your whole timeline out of whack: