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A mysterious lost Nazi train — supposedly filled with gold — may have been found

Two treasure hunters have found a stash of what they believe to be Nazi-owned gold inside a hidden train car in Poland. The Nazi train disappeared in southwestern Poland, but according to some historical theories the train entered a secret tunnel and never left.<p>The Nazis were known for looting …

World War II

Do we expect too much from our pop stars?

Earlier this year, Rihanna was asked whether she'd accept an invitation, as a myriad of famous women had done before her, to join Taylor Swift on stage. Her answer was frank but polite: "I don't think I would."<p>From the headlines that followed, you'd have thought she'd waged war on Swift. Her …

WWII vehicle boneyards were essentially war machine landfills

Surplus vehicle boneyards<p>The leftovers of World War II.<p>1949<p>When World War II drew to a close in 1945, the Allies had a massive surplus of military …

LeSean McCoy's crazy private party is now open to everybody

No ID required. The guest list is headlined by Rex Ryan, Chip Kelly, Roger Goodell, President Obama, Oprah and Carli Lloyd. Performances by Drake and …

Fantasy Football

Solar Impulse 2 breaks the world record for the longest solo flight

André Borschberg, the pilot at the controls of the Solar Impulse 2 aircraft, has broken the world record for the longest solo flight. Borschberg has now been aloft in the solar-powered plane for more than 80 hours without refueling or touching down, breaking the 76-hour record set by Steve Fossett …

Solar Impulse

A Jaw-Dropping Visualization of the Human Cost of World War II

Neil Halloran’s stunning video, “The Fallen of World War II,” visualizes the staggering number of casualities from the war. The captivating 18-minute …

World War II

Here's what America would be like if the Nazis and Japanese had won WWII

This weekend marks the 71st anniversary of the Allies' D-Day landing at Normandy, France, which ultimately led to the liberation of France from Nazi control.<p>But what if the Allies had never launched their seaborne invasion, leaving Europe in the hands of Hitler and Nazi Germany?<p>Amazon Studios …

Blade Runner

Here’s What The Cast Of ‘The Walking Dead’ Was Up To Before The Zombie Apocalypse

As a follow-up to our recent <i>Game of Thrones</i> Characters Before They Were Famous post, here’s a video from Screen Junkies showing off what <i>The Walking Dead</i> cast was up to before the zombie apocalypse.<p>For example, did you know that several actors on the show are Secretly British? It’s a good thing …

The Walking Dead

Battlefields and bunkers: Exploring Okinawa's World War II history - CNN.com

World War II

6 Destinations You Should Visit In Ireland, As Recommended By The Actual Irish

Chances are, Dublin, Galway or even Cork immediately come to mind when considering places to visit in Ireland. And those places are undoubtedly lovely, but what about the other, more unknown spots around the Emerald Isle?<p>Based on travel data collected by our friends at Booking.com, we were able to …

Ireland

Pacific Coast Highway: Where to Stop on Your Road Trip

Air Force One-Point-Three

After a quarter-century of service, the aging presidential airplanes are being replaced by a pair of state-of-the-art Boeing 747-8s.<p>There's a new Air Force One on the way, and it's about time. The beat-up pair of modified 747s that have been hauling the world's most powerful passenger for 25 years …

Aviation

Drone Captures Haunting Aerial Footage of Auschwitz 70 Years On

Drone video shows the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp as it is today – 70 years after it was liberated by Soviet troops. The camp in Poland is …

Drones

Marc Jacobs Gets Into Bondage For Latest Collaboration - PAPER

With the film adaptation of <i>50 Shades of Grey</i> coinciding with the world's most stressful holiday, BDSM is in the air, naturally.<p>For his latest collaboration, Marc Jacobs -- an avid fan of both sex and sexy people, as we know -- jumped on the bondage bandwagon, tapping lingerie designer Zana Bayne …

Shades of Grey

World War II in Color: The Italian Campaign and the Road to Rome

Not published in LIFE. American jeeps travel through a bombed-out town during the drive towards Rome, World War II.<br>Carl Mydans—Time & Life …

History

The Cold War as Operational Experience: The View from NORAD | AHA

I recently completed a project with Rocky Mountain PBS, an episode of their <i>Colorado Experience</i> series (www.rmpbs.org/coloradoexperience) on the US …

Abandoned Radar Bases: 10 Defunct Early Warning Systems & Monitoring Stations

<i>(Image: Peter Pearson; abandoned radar bases and crumbling early warning systems)</i><p>It’s often said that the best offense is a great defence. Early …

How To Fold The World's Farthest-Flying Paper Airplane

By John Park’s Workshop. This Mini iPad pinball project uses a couple of arcade buttons...<p>This is the flamethrowing skateboard built by Mike Warren …

3D Printing

This Indianapolis Hotel Takes Sleeping On A Train To The Next Level

Indianapolis is known for its incredible sports teams, playing host to the Indy 500 and being one of the happiest cities in the U.S. for college grads. So if you're looking to visit anytime soon, do we have a hotel for you.<p>The Crowne Plaza at Historic Union Station is located in the heart of …

Russia says MH17 was shot down by plane missiles

State television claims to have received the 'sensational pictures' showing the Boeing was shot down by cannon fire over Ukraine<p>Russian state television has produced a "satellite image" that allegedly showed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 being shot down by a fighter jet yesterday, in what appeared …

Russia

See World War II through the lens of an African American soldier

<i>Using a camera taken from a German officer who had died in battle, Paul Bland documented his experiences across Normandy, Northern France, and</i> …

George Washington University

Busted! MH-17 Was in Fact the 'Lost' Flight MH-370 -- Updates

Clarifications, after new information emerged Alternative media websites and myself have suggested that the plane wreckage presented to …

Anima

Project info<p>A personal exploration of my anima - concealed and revealed, hidden and emerging. Every one of these images is in a way a self portrait and an introspection. The cocoon of exile and solitude that envelops, constrains but also protects and comforts my anima on many levels is the subject …

Portrait Photography

MH17 FULLY EXPOSED!! You Won't Believe The SHOCKING TRUTH About the Ukraine FALSE FLAG

Interactive and Predictive Fall Foliage Map Will Help You Find the Perfect Fall Colors

If you’re looking to capture the perfect Fall colors this season, we’ve found a fantastic resource for you. It’s called the 2014 Fall Foliage Map, …

Old Car City, USA is Where Classic Cars go to Rust in Peace

There’s something deeply emotional about seeing old cars returning to the earth, and <i>Hot Rod</i> has stumbled upon the mother lode. With 34 acres of decaying American classics, Georgia’s Old Car City, USA is a patina-lover’s nirvana.<p>In business since 1931, Old Car City, USA isn’t your average junkyard. …

Classic Cars

Secrets of the “Star Wars” drafts: Inside George Lucas’ amazing — and very different — early scripts

Luke might have been a woman. Drawings that made Lucas’ vision real. Hidden stories from “Star Wars” history<p>In January 1975, the second draft was ready. Now titled "Adventures of the Starkiller, Episode One: The Star Wars," it was about five thousand words lighter than its predecessor. Lucas …

At Night - Photographs by Yoon A Mi | LensCulture

The photographer Yoon A Mi has created a fascinating way to explore the many facets of complex human personality in her series of photographs titled, At Night.<p>Using multiple exposures for each image, she presents the two main characters (both played by herself) in rough urban settings, on rooftops, …

South Korea

National Geographic Travel

United front: breasts without the airbrush

How do you feel about your breasts? One photographer asked 100 women to bare all<p>The shocking thing about Laura Dodsworth’s pictures of 100 women’s breasts isn’t the flesh on show, or the many shapes and sizes, but the realisation that images of unairbrushed, non-uniform breasts seem to be so rare. …