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Forgotten History Video - April 7, 2017

Dear friends,

Do you have a tattoo? Do you know where the word 'tattoo' comes from? Do you know how long we've been tattooing our bodies? Watch this TED ED video and learn all there is about a form of visual expression and its historical significance.

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The History of Tattoos

If you have a tattoo, you're part of a rich cultural history that dates back at least 8,000 years. Discover where this practice of body modification actually came from.

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