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A secret war with UFO’s Part II (secret military missions)

Admiral Richard E. Byrd was a colorful if not elusive figure when it came to his merits as not only an Antarctic explorer, but a high ranking US …


Ancient Rome’s Port City : Image of the Day

What was once a mighty port for ships carrying food, building supplies, and other commodities into and out of Rome is now a mighty port for airplanes …


4 Innovation Lessons From The History Of Warfare

What do the Hydrogen bomb, the Minuteman missile and precision guided weapons all have in common? They all provided crucial financing for technology that we now carry around in our pockets. It is a curious fact of modern society that civilian life, in large part, is powered by the technology of war.<p>…


Photos Taken on | World War II Database

59 items in this album on 3 pages.<p>2nd Lieutenant Henry Arnold at the controls of a Wright Type B aircraft, Wright Flying School, Fairborn near …

Photos of World War II Aircraft | World War II Database

4,591 items in this album on 230 pages.<p>F.221 aircraft at rest, circa mid-1934<p>Hitler's personal aircraft D-2600 in flight over southern Germany, circa …


Pocket Bible lost during World War Two lands home after 70 years

Bible finally completes journey back to rightful owner after being lost during World War Two<p>It was a special delivery more than 70 years in the making — from the battlefields of North Africa and a series of Prisoner of War camps to a village social club in Hampshire.<p>When Margaret Boanas handed over …

Earliest Human Species Possibly Found in Ethiopia

An ancient jawbone fragment is the oldest human fossil discovered yet, a bone potentially from a new species that reveals the human family may have …

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A rich Celtic Iron Age tomb discovered with stunning artifacts

Archaeologists in France are excavating the huge funerary chamber of what they believe was a rich 5 th century BC Celtic Prince that held his …

10 New Trends You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

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[Photo] Pilots of US Navy Torpedo Squadron 13 in their ready room aboard carrier Franklin just before the Battle of the Sibuyan Sea, 24 Oct 1944; squadron command Lieutenant Commander Larry French seen second

Caption<p>Pilots of US Navy Torpedo Squadron 13 in their ready room aboard carrier Franklin just before the Battle of the Sibuyan Sea, 24 Oct 1944; …

The New Year's Best Hair Trends

The hottest hair trends to try in 2015.<p>The hottest hair trends to try in 2015. Also, check out this updated step-by-step guide to getting perfect waves.

Etsy and the American Museum of Natural History Team Up, and We Love the Result

New York City's American Museum of Natural History has collaborated with DIY website Etsy on jewelry, bags, and other handmade goods for sale informed by museum artifacts, including sea creatures, dinosaurs, and the iconic big blue whale.

Tokyo WWII firebombing, the single most deadly bombing raid in history, remembered 70 years on

It is considered the single most deadly bombing raid in history.<p>Seventy years ago today, US forces firebombed Tokyo to force the Japanese to an early …

World War II

How the Apple Watch could reinvent fashion as we know it

On one of the coldest days of the year, a smartly dressed woman, defying the elements, stands at one of the last remaining newsstands in Manhattan …

Photos Taken on 24 Oct 1944 | World War II Database

48 items in this album on 3 pages.<p>A water plume from a torpedo striking against the bow of super-battleship Musashi rises high in the air during the …