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The Heavy Gustav, Hitler and generals inspecting the largest caliber rifled weapon ever used in combat, 1941

The Heavy Gustav, Hitler and generals inspecting the largest caliber rifled weapon ever used in combat, 1941

Great Gustav: The Biggest WW2 Weapon

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Photograph by NASA : [12 December 2006]

Photograph by NASA : [12 December 2006]

Going for a (Space) Walk

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Photo: Philip Jones Griffiths GB. NORTHERN IRELAND. 1973. The incongruities of daily life in the urban war zone. For years, the people of Northern Ireland lived in a strange and strained symbiosis with the occupying British army.

Photo: Philip Jones Griffiths
GB. NORTHERN IRELAND. 1973. The incongruities of daily life in the urban war zone. For years, the people of Northern Ireland lived in a strange and strained symbiosis with the occupying British army.

Just mowing the Lawn…

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“Unemployed men queued outside a depression soup kitchen opened in Chicago by Al Capone,” February 1931.

“Unemployed men queued outside a depression soup kitchen opened in Chicago by Al Capone,” February 1931.

Al Capone’s Soup Kitchen during the Great Depression, Chicago, 1931

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IMAGE: Glass gem corn Colourful: This extraordinary Glass Gem corn was bred naturally by a part-Cherokee farmer

IMAGE: Glass gem corn
Colourful: This extraordinary Glass Gem corn was bred naturally by a part-Cherokee farmer

The Most Beautiful Corn in the World

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© 2013 Michael Holden Burning Man 2013: Cargo Cult Night of the Burn

© 2013 Michael Holden
Burning Man 2013: Cargo Cult Night of the Burn

Burning Man

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Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images A Tucker Sno-Cat in the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition encounters a slight problem with a crevasse – 1957

Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images
A Tucker Sno-Cat in the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition encounters a slight problem with a crevasse – 1957

Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition

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The luxury ocean liner SS Normandie lies capsized in the icy Hudson River after catching fire while being converted into an Allied troop transport ship on Feb. 9, 1942, New York.

The luxury ocean liner SS Normandie lies capsized in the icy Hudson River after catching fire while being converted into an Allied troop transport ship on Feb. 9, 1942, New York.

Destruction of SS Normandie in 1942 at New York Pier

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Photographer: David Martin Castan

Photographer: David Martin Castan

Beauty of Iceland at Night

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Yale Joel—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images LIFE WITH BATMAN

Yale Joel—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
LIFE WITH BATMAN

Where Is a Superhero When You Need One?

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