History Geek Out! [Link Fixed]


While I’m getting ready for today’s Trifecta shoot, immerse yourself in this interactive digital atlas of the Roman Empire.

Look, I like your stupid BuzzFeed kitten GIFs as much as the next idiot, but what’s been done here really shows off what the internet was meant to do, but wasn’t possible before broadband and high-resolution computers.

(H/T, Dan McLaughlin.)