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10 May 1941

10 May 1941

10 May 1941May Great BritainRudolf Hess makes his flight to ScotlandWar in the AirLuftwaffe raid on London hits the House of Commons, Westminster Abbey and the British MuseumNorth AfricaRoyal Navy bombards BenghaziHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 10 May 1941, http://www.

Fossil of an unknown dinosaur found in Brazil

Fossil of an unknown dinosaur found in Brazil

A fossil about 115 million years old was found in northeastern Brazil. It belongs to a hitherto unknown species of dinosaur. It is the "Aratasaurus museunacionali", a new species of medium-sized theropod, which reached 3.12 meters in height and could weigh up to 34.25 kilograms.

The Kennedy Cabinet

The Kennedy Cabinet

The Kennedy Cabinet

Grumman XF4F-3 in flight

Grumman XF4F-3 in flight

Grumman XF4F-3 in flight Here we see the Grumman XF4F-3 in flight. This was the third design of prototype of the F4F, after the biplane XF4F-1 and failed XF4F-2 monoplane. The -3 was the basis for the succesful F4F Wildcat family, the only US carrier fighter when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (5 October 2018), Grumman XF4F-3 in flight , http://www.

SMS Moltke, c.1914-1917

SMS Moltke, c.1914-1917

SMS Moltke, c.1914-1917 This rather blury picture shows the Moltke class battlecruiser SMS Moltke at sea some time before her torpedo nets were removed in 1917.

President Truman Announces Development of H-bomb

President Truman Announces Development of H-bomb

U.S. President Harry S. Truman publicly announces his decision to support the development of the hydrogen bomb, a weapon theorized to be hundreds of times more powerful than the atomic bombs dropped on Japan during World War II.Five months earlier, the United States had lost its nuclear supremacy when the Soviet Union successfully detonated an atomic bomb at their test site in Kazakhstan.