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Photo: Fred Morley A man carries the milk over rubble in the streets of London while firefighters battle the aftermath of the 32nd straight night of bombing.

Photo: Fred Morley
A man carries the milk over rubble in the streets of London while firefighters battle the aftermath of the 32nd straight night of bombing.

The Milk Must Get Through!!

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Photo: The Prop Store The Nautilus Car!!! One of the coolest cars ever build, custom made for the Movie “League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” starring Sean Connery.

Photo: The Prop Store
The Nautilus Car!!! One of the coolest cars ever built, custom made for the Movie “League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” starring Sean Connery.

 The Nautilus Car

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The story behind a famous photograph of an ejection from a Lightning. The photograph was taken by Jim Meads on 13 September 1962. It was published in newspapers all around the world at the time and, as it was so widely seen, it naturally caught the attention of manufacturer Martin-Baker.

The story behind a famous photograph of an ejection from a Lightning. The photograph was taken by Jim Meads on 13 September 1962. It was published in newspapers all around the world at the time and, as it was so widely seen, it naturally caught the attention of manufacturer Martin-Baker.

English Electric Lightning:Eject! Eject!

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Photo: Carlos Gutierrez Lightning bolts appear above and around the Chaiten volcano as seen from Chana, some 30 kms (19 miles) north of the volcano, as it began its first eruption in thousands of years, in southern Chile May 2, 2008. Cases of electrical storms breaking out directly above erupting volcanoes are well documented, although scientists differ on what causes them. Picture taken May 2, 2008.

Photo: Carlos Gutierrez
Lightning bolts appear above and around the Chaiten volcano as seen from Chana, some 30 kms (19 miles) north of the volcano, as it began its first eruption in thousands of years, in southern Chile May 2, 2008. Cases of electrical storms breaking out directly above erupting volcanoes are well documented, although scientists differ on what causes them. Picture taken May 2, 2008.

Lightning Storm Generated by Chilean Volcano

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"During the 2010 Zhengkai marathon in Zhengzhou, China, Jacqueline Nyetipei Kiplimo of Kenya saw a Chinese elite disabled athlete struggling to drink water. She ran with him from the 10km to the 38km mark aiding him through all the water stations. This slowed her time — she came in second in the race — not only costing her the win but also the $10,000 cash prize."

“During the 2010 Zhengkai marathon in Zhengzhou, China, Jacqueline Nyetipei Kiplimo of Kenya saw a Chinese elite disabled athlete struggling to drink water. She ran with him from the 10km to the 38km mark aiding him through all the water stations. This slowed her time — she came in second in the race — not only costing her the win but also the $10,000 cash prize.”

Spirit of Marathon Running 

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Photo:  Carsten Peter Discovered in 2000 by two brothers who were drilling below the Naica Mine near Chihuahua, Mexico, the Cave of Crystals is a glittering spectacle with temperatures that can reach up to 112 degrees. Many of the crystals, which are estimated to be about 600,000 years old, can be several feet thick, and the smaller ones are razor sharp. Forget diamonds; if you really love a woman, take her to a cave filled with crystals bigger than her wildest dreams.

Photo: Carsten Peter
Discovered in 2000 by two brothers who were drilling below the Naica Mine near Chihuahua, Mexico, the Cave of Crystals is a glittering spectacle with temperatures that can reach up to 112 degrees. Many of the crystals, which are estimated to be about 600,000 years old, can be several feet thick, and the smaller ones are razor sharp. Forget diamonds; if you really love a woman, take her to a cave filled with crystals bigger than her wildest dreams.

Cueva de los Cristales (Mexico)

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Photograph by Robert W. Madden

Photograph by Robert W. Madden

The Crash

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Image Credit: NASA  This is the photograph of the floating astronaut in space.

Image Credit: NASA
Floating Astronaut in Space.

Floating Free

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The Tragic 1895 Train Wreck at the Paris, France, Montparnasse Station: train wreck.

The Tragic 1895 Train Wreck at the Paris, France, Montparnasse Station: train wreck.

Train Wreck

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Before it was synonymous with hippies, peace and love, one infamous VW Combi van was riding across America to brazenly spread a message of hate. Pictured at a gas station in 1961 by LIFE photographer Joe Scherschelthe iconic vintage vehicle suddenly loses its charm … Lincoln Rockwell is pictured above, third from the left, amongst this sad group of men.

Before it was synonymous with hippies, peace and love, one infamous VW Combi van was riding across America to brazenly spread a message of hate. Pictured at a gas station in 1961 by LIFE photographer Joe Scherschelthe iconic vintage vehicle suddenly loses its charm …
Lincoln Rockwell is pictured above, third from the left, amongst this sad group of men.

Riding the Hate Bus, 1961

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