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Iranian Gas Station History

Iran is an energy superpower and the Petroleum industry in Iran plays an important part in it. In 2004 Iran produced 5.1 percent of the world’s total crude oil (3.9 million barrels (620,000 m3) per day), which generated revenues of US$25 billion to US$30 billion and was the country’s primary source of foreign currency.

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World’s Most Historical Photographs

The history of photography began in remote antiquity with the discovery of two critical principles: camera obscura image projection and the observation that some substances are visibly altered by exposure to light. There are no artifacts or descriptions that indicate any attempt to capture images with light sensitive materials prior to the 18th century.

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1937 Bugatti 57SC sells for record $9.7 million

Talk about a barn find. It’s not every day that a real, working, dead-solid-perfect, seventy-nine-year-old 1937 Bugatti 57SC Sports Tourer comes under the hammer. They almost never do. It may very well be the most valuable Bugatti ever sold at auction. Any 57 would stand among the most sought-after Bugattis among collectors. But this particular 1937 Bugatti 57SC Sports Tourer ...

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