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Feet in a Mile

Why are there 5,280 feet in a mile? Why are there 5,280 feet in a mile? Well we can blame it all on the Romans. They used a unit of measure known as mille passum, which means “a thousand paces.” A pace is agreed to be about 5 Roman feet (yeah they were a little shorter than […]
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Nuclear Bombs Errors

As early as 1950, the US military has mistakenly dropped 10 nuclear weapons in places ranging from San Antonio, Texas to the middle of the Mediterranean Sea in 1956. The Government has gone to painstaking lengths to try to keep most of these mistakes quite and out of the press. They did have some success […]
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Noble Explorers

    From the first steps on the moon to the days of Marco Polo and the many historical records mapping the adventures of Lewis and Clark, There has been just a handful that have laid passage that would change the course of history. Had it not been for men like Columbus who discovered America or […]
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Senior War Heros

History has a way of repeating itself in many ways. When it comes to great men and leaders, they appear to come few and far between.  Many of these great men are leaders fought along side one another in WW2. Historical records take us back long before WW2 and teaches us about men like Samuel […]