I recently reviewed Seadragon – Microsoft’s first application for the iPhone, at the heart of Seadragon lies Microsoft’s Deep Zoom technology. Deep Zoom essentially allows you to show high res images in a small frame with zoom in & drag  capabilities. If you didn’t get the hang of what I just said, here is presenting The 100 who have shaped the history of mankind, in Deep Zoom:

NOTE: You’ll probably require Silverlight to view it. Moonlight for the lesser mortals.

PS: I have not counted whether there actually are only 100 faces & neither do I know most of their names.