April 2016

More Great Photos Of Erwin Rommel

by Daniel Russ on April 28, 2016

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  Most of these great old photos are found on Bundesarchiv and War History Online. And War History gets their photos from Bundesarchiv.               Save Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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  For me, old photos are like Crack. I love the black and white photos in particular. But here I have started to collect some great pictures of the Desert Fox. Main source is Bundesarchiv.         Save Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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A Reminder That We Abandoned Three Cars On The Moon.

April 20, 2016

    Four Lunar Rovers were manufactured. Three were carried to the moon on Apollo 15, 16, and 17. All three were carried folded and attached to the lover portion of the Lunar Lander, so they were left there when the mission was finished. Which means that we left three cars on the moon. The […]

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The Day A Slave Named Robert Smalls Purloined A Steamer And Handed It To The Union Navy.

April 16, 2016

Robert Smalls April 5, 1839 -February 22, 1915 On May 12th 1862, the Civil War is burning effulgent in the countryside. Charleston harbor is blockaded by the massive Union Navy, and the defiant Confederates have bolstered their redoubts, bristling with cannons and ironclads. The coastal steamer Planter carried a crew of slaves as it came […]

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Photos From China’s Chang’e 3 Lunar Lander and Yutu, Lunar Rover.

April 12, 2016

The Chinese joined the rover community a few years ago when they landed the Chang’e 3 lander and the Yutu Rover. Since that time, China has shared publicly the photographic records of the lander and the rover on the Planetary Data System. Here are the links and a series of the photos Chang’e 3 Yutu […]

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Religion May Have Started This Fire. But It’s Not Why It’s Burning.

April 8, 2016

Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab The Middle East in the 18th century was inundated with a puritanical strain of Islam midwifed by a strict interpretation of scripture by scholar Muhammad ibn ʿAbd al-Wahhab. It is almost incomprehensible the crimes committed by this radical absolutist sect that arrogated to itself the ability to divine Allah’s true intents. […]

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Curiosity Rover’s Latest Selfie

April 4, 2016

  This self-portrait of NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle at the “Mojave” site, where its drill collected the mission’s second taste of Mount Sharp. The scene combines dozens of images taken during January 2015 by the MAHLI camera at the end of the rover’s robotic arm.     Source: NASA Related Posts:Stay Tunes […]

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