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The Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation had a reputation for building incredibly sturdy naval aircraft, so much so that their Bethpage, Long Island factory was known as ‘the Ironworks’. The ...
by shortfinals
Comment Count 201 comments on Wed Dec 12, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 74 Recommends
Sometimes a change of scene works wonders – for an aircraft, as well as a person. It was the middle of World War One, and the French aircraft company Société Anonyme des Appareils d’Aviation ...
by shortfinals
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 10 Recommends
by shortfinals
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Dec 31, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 32 Recommends
I can't think of a more majestic animal than a whale. They're graceful and beautiful and huge. Yet still for all the hunting and killing that man has wrought upon these magnificent beasts they can ...
by palantir
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Jul 10, 2012 at 04:00 PM PDT with 115 Recommends
There are few creatures on Earth as majestic as the marine mammal. And, like many, I believe them to be sentient: a belief supported by a considerable mountain of evidence. Following their 2010 ...
by triciawyse
Comment Count 52 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2012 at 05:00 PM PDT with 91 Recommends
Help make sure our twenty-third century future does not face certain doom! The probe that we face in the future trying to communicate with the whales will not even be sent to detect a response if ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2012 at 01:48 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
I generally hate tit-for-tat diaries. You know, where someone writes a diary in response to another diary which usually begets another diary reaffirming the first diary's point of view. I'm making ...
by My mom is my hero
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2009 at 05:23 PM PST with 49 Recommends