One of the more interesting displays in Arizona’s Musical Instrument Museum centers around an extremely odd instrument called the “theramin”.Continue reading The Theramin
The sling is best-known from the Biblical legend of David and Goliath. But it is one of the most ancient of weapons, likely dating back over 10,000 years.
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A short history of “museums”.Continue reading A History of Museums
During the First World War, the US Army depended for most of its tactical communications upon a small group of female volunteers called “the Hello Girls”.Continue reading The “Hello Girls” of WW1
The iceberg that sank the Titanic in April 1912 had a history that stretched back over several thousand years.Continue reading The Iceberg That Sank the “Titanic”