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Thursday, June 29, 2017
Stonehenge (photo: Neil Howard).

History for Kids

Explore how the past has shaped the present. Historical timelines highlight key events in the history of the world's countries.

ANCIENT MONUMENTS: unique structures built by past civilizations.

TIMELINES: a chronology of key events that have shaped the countries of today.

TECHNOLOGY HISTORY: evolution of modern technologies.


Confucius (photo: Francisco Anzola).


Confucianism is religion or philosophy based on the teachings of Confucius. Confucianism was developed about 500 years before the Christian era.


Pesse Canoe: World’s Oldest Boat

Pesse canoe (photo: Nemephis).
The Pesse Canoe may be the world's oldest known boat. The canoe was discovered in the Netherlands in 1955. The boat may be up to 10,000 years old.