The past holds a wealth of knowledge that can help guide our present actions. It is rich with triumphs and devastation, compassion and cruelty of humanity.
Our history is not just about dates and names; it’s the stories that have built our culture and societies that we live in today.
Google now brings us a detailed look into some of these stories through the Google Cultural Institute. With the mission to preserve and promote culture online, Google has been working with curators and experts to bring significant historical stories to the tips our fingers.
Such information and documentations have been stored in museums and archives and the surfacing images and stories are well worth exploration. Check out the video below for more information on this new tool and build your knowledge from the stories of the past.18 October 2012