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The Octavius was discovered West of Greenland on October Crew members boarded The Octavius and discovered the crew dead and frozen solid. The Captain of the ship was found in his cabin,.

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Even Trump is offended by this

To this day the fate of the Dutch freighter SS Ourang Medan and her crew remains a bizarre mystery.

The Crystal Beer Parlor offers a solid variety of craft beer on tap and a delicious menu. This is a Savannah institution that should not be missed while you're visiting!

The notorious ban on alcohol in North America sparked both outrage and a renowned speakeasy culture of underground bars and secret parties. Hence, the 1920 also became known as the Prohibition Era. Photo: protesters against the alcohol ban.

Niagara Falls Without Water! From June to November 1969 the American Falls were dewatered, being sent over the Horseshoe Falls or diverted to the Robert Moses generating plant's upriver intakes. This enabled Canadian and US power companies and the US Army Corps of Engineers to do on-the-spot inspections and take aerial photos of the river bed's rock formation as part of a plan to reduce erosion to the Falls.

Niagara falls without water as seen in 1969

Dry Niagra falls in 1969 - in July a team of Engineers managed to divert the flow of water from Niagara River away from the American half of the Niagara Falls for several months with an.

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When a Kiss Isn't Just a Kiss

All Time FAVORITE photo-hanging in my room! Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on V-J Day in 1945

"You could hold the whole world in your hands if you cradled this ostrich egg. Its carved surface shows what is thought to be the oldest known depiction of the New World on a globe" — wow!

One Carved Globe on a Circle of an Ostrich Egg. The carved surface of this ostrich egg shows what is thought to be the oldest known map of the New World.

Strange history facts // funny pictures - funny photos - funny images - funny pics - funny quotes - #lol #humor #funnypictures

I don't know if these are actually true, but they're fun to read nonetheless // Strange history facts // funny pictures - funny photos - funny images - funny pics - funny quotes

I've been looking everywhere for this picture! This was taken on 9/11/01 at Ground Zero and has been the subject of great debate - some attribute it to "Mothman." I don't know what it is but it is creepy and, as yet, unexplained. If mothman is a harbinger of destruction, this thing fits the bill....

This picture was taken on at Ground Zero and has been the subject of great debate - some attribute it to "Mothman." I don't know what it is but it is creepy and, as yet, unexplained. If mothman is a harbinger of destruction, this thing fits the bill.

31.) There used to be ice-cold whisky dispensers, sometimes found in offices (1950s).  I never knew this.  Shocker,

An ice-cold whisky dispenser, sometimes found in offices. bring back the office whiskey dispenser!

Rapa Nui, Moai, Páscoa

The Rapa Nui (Easter Island) heads have bodies! While this isn't news in the Archaeology world, the discovery of hieroglyphs on the bases sort of is. Really interesting stuff!

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