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Ancient High Plains wrecking yard packed full of Detroit treasures

1 of 42The view from here is nicer than what you get in most urban wrecking yards.

2 of 42Split windshields, bullet holes, and paint vaporized by …

Detroit

Ten Vehicles That Should Be America's Next Mail Truck

The United States Postal Service is reviewing bids for America's new mail truck this summer, but we here at Jalopnik have already done the hard work …

USPS

The SVT Raptor is the perfect Border Patrol vehicle

U.S. Border Patrol agents ask a lot—often way too much—of their fleet. One agent finds out that the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor can take the abuse.

I'm driving down a narrow dirt track somewhere in a South Texas at a hurried but not unreasonable pace. As I round a bend, the ground arches up into a tall …

The Incredible Dioramas of Satoshi Araki

Japanese artist Satoshi Araki builds amazing dioramas with astonishing levels of detail. From the rust on a car to the litter on a street, the level …

Artists

Vintage Airline Posters That Lured Tourists to San Francisco

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The golden age of aviation was a time of catered meals, high-thread-count blankets, business-class levels of legroom—and brightly …

Glamorous Crossing: How Pan Am Airways Dominated International Travel in the 1930s

Meredith Hindley | Longreads | February 2015 | 18 minutes (4,383 words)

In August 1936, Americans retreated from the summer heat into movie theaters to …

Asia Travel

“Low and Slow”

Bernal Dads Go Racing at Sonoma, Give Valiant Volvo Race Car a Heart Attack

The last time the Citizens of Bernalwood saw the mutant race cars operated by those petrol-huffing papas from the Bernal Dads Racing Team was back in October, during the glamorous 2014 Fiesta On The Hill on Cortland.

That was when both The Whale, America’s Most Badass Volvo Station Wagon, and The …

Volvo

“Bocanique”

“Testimonial”

An-225 Mriya is the world’s largest aircraft (English version)

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An-225 Mriya (which is referred to Dream from Ukrainian) is the heaviest airlift cargo aircraft ever taken off in the sky. The maximum takeoff …

The Armstrong Purse: Flown Apollo 11 Lunar Artifacts | AirSpace

The Armstrong Purse: Flown Apollo 11 Lunar Artifacts

Posted on February 6, 2015

At the National Air and Space Museum, as elsewhere around the world, we …

Moon Missions

How We Imagined The Future Of Transportation Would Look In The 1940s

These ads made for the Detroit-based Bohn Aluminum and Brass Corporation were largely dreamed up by legendary illustrator Arthur Radebaugh during the …

Transportation

Drone Spotter's Guide

Watch People Not From Australia Get Grossed Out By Pizza Hut’s Vegemite Stuffed Crust Pizza

Unless you’re from one of two countries, New Zealand or Australia, vegemite is probably unpalatable for you. Pizza Hut wanted to test this theory with …

Pizza

Traders Are Hoarding Oil In These Colossal Ships While They Wait For Prices To Bounce Back

Traders are in a mad dash to rent some of the world's biggest oil tankers so they can store crude while prices remains in record-low territory.

The Wall Street Journal reports that TI Oceania, which has been booked by oil traders Vitol, is stationed off Singapore and is likely to remain there for …

Oil & Gas Industry

Removing Fish From a Surreal Abandoned Shopping Mall

Thousands of carp, tilapia and catfish will be relocated to less absurd settings by Bangkok officials.

Devoid of shoppers for years, Bangkok's New World shopping center is losing the thousands of fish that have more recently called the condemned mall home.

An estimated 3,000 fish, brought to the …

Fish

A Guide to the Regional Ramen of Japan

A bowl of ramen consists of four basic elements: the broth, the tare, the noodles, and the toppings. The broth is generally a mix of pork, chicken, …

Food

ABANDONED MID CENTURY MODERN HOME

Took some photos of an abandoned Carter Sparks custom built modern home in Fair Oaks, CA today. The home was originally owned by artists John and …

The 10 Most Incredible Weapon Systems Used By The Russian Army

At a cost of $70 billion a year, Russia has the world's third-largest defence budget. For that, the state boasts 845,000 troops, 22,550 tanks, and 1,399 combat aircraft.

Though the country is perhaps not considered the superpower it once was, Russia's armed forces have gone through a significant …

Ferrari F50 Barca: The floating wooden Ferrari dominating the canals of Venice

As impressive as it is to cruise through an Italian city in a Ferrari, doing so in Venice takes things to the next level. Meet Livio De Marchi, a man …

Ferrari

ARTHUR SARON SARNOFF

For Flight Attendants, High Fashion Goes the Way of Free Peanuts

If it is indeed true that you are what you wear, then consider the statement American Airlines recently made when, as part of its postmerger rebranding, it unveiled prototype uniforms for its flight attendants and other employees.

The color is charcoal gray — and lots of it. Gray dresses. Gray …

Airlines

“Airbag With Airbags”

Airline: Style at 30,000 Feet

Airline: Style at 30,000 Feet (mini edition) by Keith Lovegrove
Published: August 2013
Format: Paperback
250 illustrations | 144 pages
Laurence King

The Economics (and Nostalgia) of Dead Malls

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Inside the gleaming mall here on the Sunday before Christmas, just one thing was missing: shoppers.

The upbeat music of “Jingle Bell Rock” bounced off the tiles, and the smell of teriyaki chicken drifted from the food court, but only a handful of stores were open at the sprawling …

Economics

`1938 ... Xmas- Fortune magazine

1969 ... bad day at obedience school!

1966 ... aid station!