How Fanta Was Created for Nazi Germany
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World War II Stories: How Fanta Was Created for Nazi Germany

Fanta for Nazi Germany. It’s February 1944 and Berlin is attempting to recover from American aerial bombing. But life and…

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This Cultist Was The Father Of Modern Rocketry

This cultist was the father of modern rocketry. On June 17, 1952, a boom rocked Pasadena, California – an explosion…

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How The Codex Gigas Became The Devil’s Bible

The Codex Gigas is the largest medieval manuscript in the world. However, it’s what inside that’s remarkable and not the…

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Ancient Prophecies That Came True

Ancient prophecies. For as long as there has been written history, there are records of people trying to predict the future…

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World War II Stories: The Ready Made British Resistance

The Story The ready-made British resistance. After the disastrous campaign in France in 1940, the remnants of the British Expeditionary…

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Did Colorado Kill Doc Holliday?

Did Colorado Kill Doc Holliday? John Henry “Doc” Holliday’s final words, spoken as he lay dying in the Hotel Glenwood…

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New Theory: Men Nearly Caused Human Extinction 7,000 Years Ago

New theory: Man nearly caused human extinction 7,000 years ago. Genetics can reveal many buried secrets. An extramarital dalliance. The…

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World War II Stories: Albert Goering, The Anti-Nazi Brother Of Hermann

War Stories: Albert Goering, The Anti-Nazi Brother Of Hermann Albert Goering was born on 9 March 1895 in the Berlin suburb of Friedenau. He…

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World War II Stories: Soham Rail Disaster

The Soham Rail Disaster On June 2, 1944, just before D-Day, driver Benjamin Gimbert and his fireman, James Nightall, were in…

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Earliest Humans More Advanced Than Originally Thought

Earliest Humans More Advanced Than Originally Thought. On a grassy African landscape, some of the earliest members of our species,…

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Researchers Claim They’ve Found The Secret Tomb Of St. Nicholas

The Secret Tomb Of St. Nicholas Researchers believe they may have found the final resting place of St. Nick. A recent…

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World War II Stories: Bombers Of The Second World War – Capt. Donald Macintosh

Second World War Two bombers. The Lancaster is probably the most famous of all the bombers of the Second World…

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The Untold Truths About Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein is undoubtedly not just one of the most well-known scientists ever but one of the most well-known figures…

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The Newspapers Loved To Tease Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison. On 25 March 1878, in an unsigned editorial, The New York Times dragged a public figure through the…

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Weirdest Weather Events Ever Recorded In History

Mother Nature. Weather happens all the time, and usually we don’t even notice it unless it’s a major inconvenience. That’s…

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Did Abraham Lincoln Order The Execution Of 38 Dakota Fighters?

Abraham Lincoln Order. That claim is largely accurate, but it’s also misleading; it omits to mention that although Abraham Lincoln…

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Pterosaur Fossils And Eggs Reveal Flying Reptiles

A new discovery of pterosaur eggs and fossils, found in China, gives us a complete look at the early flying…

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Indian Legends And Victorian Bath Houses Of Eureka Springs

Today the Arkansas resort town of Eureka Springs is a quaint, faux-Victorian tourist trap with an abundance of Bible-themed attractions….

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The Teapot Dome Scandal

The Teapot Dome Scandal. With the exception of Watergate, there has never been a scandal more egregious and with wider…

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Thomas Garrett And Delaware S Underground Railroad

Garrett’s passionate commitment to the abolition of slavery would cost him a great deal over the course of his life.

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Toutatis, Errant Wanderer That “Misses” Earth Every Four Years

This same asteroid, or others similar to it, may threaten humanity someday. Astronomer Steven Ostro, a senior researcher at JPL, said…

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Protected Secret Bases

Why you can’t get close to secret airbases anymore. You can spot the camera stations on these secret bases by looking…