Month: May 2012

The economic impact of the 2012 London Olympics [Infographic]

Every four years another city plays host to the summer Olympics. To prepare for the sporting events, the multitude of interational guests and countless television viewers, the host city must spend a large sum of money on facilities, transport infrastructure, housing and maintenance.

The economic impact of the 2012 London Olympics Infographic

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STAR WARS 35th Anniversary: Timeline [Infographic]

It all began in the early 1970s, when young filmmaker George Lucas wanted to bring back “Flash Gordon,” a space hero serial from the 1930s, as a feature film. Rights to the property could not be secured, so instead, Lucas decided to make a new fantasy film in the same spirit of swashbuckling adventure.

STAR WARS 35th Anniversary Timeline Infographic

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Counterfeiting By The Numbers [Infographic]

For instance, did you know that in 2011, over 3,000 people were arrested for counterfeiting? Or that North Korea produces something called “Supernotes”? Or that the amount of counterfeit money taken out of the American system has quadrupled in the past five years?

Read more: http://www.learnvest.com/2012/05/infographic-counterfeiting-by-the-numbers-123/#ixzz1w9HQB52m

Counterfeiting By The Numbers INFOGRAPHIC

Source   http://www.ironfx.com/