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Comment Count 182 comments on Wed Jun 12, 2013 at 05:55 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
It's been a long year. Melanie and I have both had challenges that made us grow. Some of those were by our own choice. Some, we didn't want. What matters is how we pulled together to help each ...
by jim in IA
Comment Count 110 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 07:30 AM PST with 94 Recommends
In June 1944, the US Navy captured a German submarine off the coast of Africa after her crew failed to scuttle her. The U-505 was the first enemy ship captured by the US since the War of 1812, and ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 58 comments on Sat Sep 14, 2013 at 07:43 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
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Comment Count 160 comments on Fri Mar 08, 2013 at 04:00 PM PST with 72 Recommends
If any single aircraft type could be said to have brought the Second World War to an end – it is the Boeing B-29 Superfortress. Two aircraft of the type, a B-29, ’44-86292′, ‘Enola Gay’ ...
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Comment Count 270 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 72 Recommends
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Comment Count 54 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 07:12 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
The Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), Manchester, is spread throughout a range of buildings, clustered in the centre of what is one of the most important cities in the North of England. As such,
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Comment Count 105 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 59 Recommends
In 1938, a type of fish that had been thought to be extinct since the time of the dinosaurs turned up alive on a fishing boat in South Africa . . .
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Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 08:44 PM PDT with 54 Recommends
As I left Hays, Kansas , on my trip cross the state on I-70, I set myself the goal of getting to a comfortable stopping point that would cut at least an hour off my next day's drive to Denver. The ...
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Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 08:00 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
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Comment Count 40 comments on Thu Aug 08, 2013 at 09:39 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
The Shuttleworth Trust doesn’t just restore, preserve and display aircraft, its collections include motor vehicles, farm machinery and many other items. I really enjoy delving into the far corners ...
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Comment Count 88 comments on Sat Dec 08, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST with 46 Recommends
The Vikings are most often depicted as bloodthirsty barbarian raiders who lived entirely by plunder. In reality, they were mostly traders, who established commercial networks stretching all the way ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 54 comments on Sat Apr 26, 2014 at 06:05 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
In 1990, paleontologists working in South Dakota discovered the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton ever found. Scientifically priceless, the fossil skeleton (named "Sue" after the person who ...
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Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2014 at 01:59 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
The Backyard Science group regularly features the Daily Bucket. Any natural subject, from lichen to spiders, is appropriate for a Bucket or a comment for a Bucket. Is it freezing yet? New birds at ...
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Comment Count 62 comments on Sun Nov 24, 2013 at 09:34 AM PST with 45 Recommends
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