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How Convair’s Big B-36 Kept the Peace Without Dropping the Bomb

Convair’s giant B-36 bomber fulfilled its primary mission by never serving in combat ...
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Why weren’t New World rabbits domesticated?

(University of California - Riverside) Rabbits were raised for over a thousand years in Mexico without becoming domesticated. A new ...
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The Story Behind One of the Oddest Airplanes of World War II

The Luftwaffe’s first jet-propelled medium bomber test-bed featured forward-swept wings ...
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“Gold Stars Over the Red River” Book Review

A chronology of events and biographies of North Vietnamese pilots who made claims on American airplanes, helicopters or drones during ...
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Russia vs. China: How Conflict at the Sino-Soviet Border Nearly Started Nuclear War

Two Communist superpowers traded shots over a tiny island in a clash with international implications ...
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Watch Matt Damon and Adam Driver Face Off in ‘The Last Duel’

So begins the true story of the last officially sanctioned judicial duel in France’s history ...
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Escape Was Hopeless: A Stonewall Brigade at Gettysburg

A Stonewall Brigade captain recounts the savage July 3, 1863, fight for Culp’s Hill at Gettysburg ...
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6 Common Jobs in Colonial America

In the colonial era, the most prestigious jobs were reserved for well-off white men, who secured appointments as colonial governors ...
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Journalist Roelif Loveland’s Account of D-Day

"Flak began to come pretty soon and tracer bullets shot in front of us like red hot rivets, but the ...
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