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USS Saratoga – The aircraft carrier rests in Bikini Atoll
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USS Saratoga – The aircraft carrier rests in Bikini Atoll

It built for the United States Navy during the 1920s. Originally designed as a battlecruiser, she was converted into one of the Navy's first aircraft carriers during construction to comply with the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922. The ship entered ...
The Horse in Motion – Muybridge’s “Flying Horse” gallops in Palo Alto
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The Horse in Motion – Muybridge’s “Flying Horse” gallops in Palo Alto

Α series of cabinet cards by Eadweard Muybridge, including six cards that each show a sequential series of six to twelve "automatic electro-photographs" depicting the movement of a horse. The series became the first example of chronophotography, an...
Christine – The bloody car is still alive in Los Angeles
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Christine – The bloody car is still alive in Los Angeles

A 1983 American supernatural horror film directed by John Carpenter and starring Keith Gordon , John Stockwell, Alexandra Paul, Robert Prosky and Harry Dean Stanton. The film also features supporting performances from Roberts Blossom and Kelly Preston. W...
Great Blue Hole – The world’s biggest ocean sinkhole in Belize
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Great Blue Hole – The world’s biggest ocean sinkhole in Belize

Analysis of stalactites found in the Great Blue Hole shows that formation took place thousands years ago. As the ocean began to rise again, the cave was flooded. The Great Blue Hole is a giant marine sinkhole off the coast of Belize. It lies near the cen...
Manchester United – The air disaster in Munich
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Manchester United – The air disaster in Munich

The team was returning from a European Cup match in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, having eliminated Red Star Belgrade to advance to the semi-finals of the competition. On the plane was the Manchester United football team with supporters and journalists. Tw...
USS Enterprise NCC-1701 – The first ship of Star Trek is being exhibited in Washington
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USS Enterprise NCC-1701 – The first ship of Star Trek is being exhibited in Washington

A starship in the Star Trek media franchise. It is the main setting of the original Star Trek television series (1966–1969) and several Star Trek films, Under the command of Captain James T. Kirk, the Enterprise carries its crew on a mission to explore st...
Philadelphia Experiment – The site of the urban legend in Philadelphia
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Philadelphia Experiment – The site of the urban legend in Philadelphia

An alleged military experiment supposed to have been carried out by the U.S. Navy at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, sometime around October 28, 1943. The story first appeared in 1955, in letters of unknown origin sent to a writer and astronomer, Morris ...
Nunatta Katersugaasivia Allagaateqarfialu – The Greenland national museum in Nuuk
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Nunatta Katersugaasivia Allagaateqarfialu – The Greenland national museum in Nuuk

One of the first museums established in Greenland, inaugurated on August 23rd 1966. It is based in a warehouse which was built in 1936. The museum has many artefacts related to archaeology, history, art, and handicrafts and also has information about ruin...
Supermarionation – The famous electronic marionettes are being exhibited in Bradford
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Supermarionation – The famous electronic marionettes are being exhibited in Bradford

A blend of the words, super, marionette, and animation, was a style of television and film production employed by British company AP Films in its puppet TV series and feature films of the 1960s. They were created by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and fi...

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