Yeah that’s a big honkin’ plane. Back in the ’30s, before the days of jet engines, the Russians built these massive airplanes, the B-7 bombers. Unfortunately, old school Russians were a secretive bunch, and not many pictures remain. However, now we have technology, and a bunch of people did digital reconstructions of the massive flying [...]
I’ll be blunt with you gang, I had a series of bad experiences on the continent of Antarctica, and what was once a constant source of fascination for me now represents a black hole of hate and failure. That being said, one of the greatest stories that sings the glories of the boundless human spirit [...]
Neato stuff here gang, some dude took some way old pictures of Japan in 3d (like for those stereoscopes) and colorized them. Well now that its the future, someone turned them into animated gifs. Alone they are awesome, in 3d, they are way awesome:
Animated Stereoviews of Old Japan
We in America joke about taking over Canada, but until WWII, we had a very detailed plan for taking over Canada. Why? Well at that point in time, Canada was still a protectorate of Great Britain, so if we wanted to nail GB, well then the best way to do it would be to take [...]
I’m really not trying to go on a conspiracy theory kick here, but there is an interesting article in the Huffington Post, about some recently declassified testimony regarding the aftermath of the assasination.
In researching his new book, The Kennedy Assasination — 24 Hours After, Steven Gillon was in the Kennedy Library when the testimony of [...]