The Manhattan Project

Mushroom cloud seconds after detonation of "the gadget."

The Manhattan Project was the outcome of a strategy that America employed in pursuit of a powerful nuclear weapon against the rumored one of the Nazi Government. Led by Enrico Fermi, it was a success–the atomic bomb was invented that would change the course of history.

Democratization of Currency

"We have elected to put our money and faith in a mathematical framework that is free of politics and human error." – Tyler Winklevoss

Post-modernists are a disenchanted lot. They have lost faith in governments, governmental institutes, and regulatory authorities. The monetary policy of a country is decided by a handful of people who have the power to affect the lives of millions of people, and postmodernists are bent on wrenching this power back from the central banks. Their weapon of choice: ‘The Blockchain.’

1918 Spanish Flu

Beds with patients in an emergency hospital in Camp Funston, Kansas, in the midst of the influenza epidemic.

1918 is the year originally famous for the culmination of what was supposed to be the ‘The War to end all wars’. It was also a year reminiscent of the medieval Europe and Black Death. As the war-machine ground to a halt, the Spanish flu started ravaging the young adult population globally.