The Kid Should See This

Combat demonstrations in fifteenth century suits of armor

From Le Figaro, Le combat en armure au XVe siècle, in which two people demonstrate what it was like to battle in 15th century suits of armor. The combat was staged with reproductions for Le Musée National du Moyen-Âge de Cluny‘s “The Sword. Uses, Myths and Symbols” exhibition in 2011.

In the archives: more clothing and more history.

via La Boite Verte.

This award-winning video collection is reader-supported. Become a sustaining member to keep TKSST online and free for everyone, including teachers and parents who use it as a resource to spark learning and curiosity for kids.

🌈 Watch these videos next...

Melody Sheep: Our Story in 1 Minute

Rion Nakaya

The Mudskipper, an amazing amphibious fish

Rion Nakaya

All That Glitters: The History of Shiny Things

Rion Nakaya

16mm Kodachrome film of New York City from 1939

Rion Nakaya

Dinosaur exhibitions: The facts and fiction over 160 years

Rion Nakaya

The Pangaea Pop-up

Rion Nakaya

The Story of Frozen Food – Minute Earth

Rion Nakaya

Greek Legacy: How the Ancient Greeks shaped modern mathematics

Rion Nakaya

The 45th Anniversary of Earthrise (2013) – NASA

Rion Nakaya

Get smart curated videos delivered every week.    
Subscribe