A series of underwater photographs by photographer Brandi Mueller capture a graveyard of sunken World War II planes off the coast of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean. Mueller explained to Mashable that the planes had not crashed, but rather they were discarded there after the war because it would have been too expensive to transport them […]
When DC announced that their series of World War II, pin-up style takes on their cadre of female heroes was getting a comic, we couldn’t wait to see some of comic’s coolest ladies swing into action—and now we’ve got a taste of just how great it is with a new, Batman-filled preview. Well, sort of Batman-filled.http://io9.com/dcs-pinup-supe... Read more...
Five years after it bowed in China, Shanghai, director Mikael Håfström’s neo-noir set during the Japanese occupation of China in World War II, will finally see theatrical release in the United States, The Weinstein Company has announced. Show More Summary
Remember, kids: drinking and construction work don't mix. 70 years after World War II, some places in Germany are still rebuilding. For this and other reasons, the sight of a construction crane is a common blight upon the German skyline. Show More Summary
The military and a private organization have brought home the remains of 36 Marines killed in one of World War II's bloodiest battles.
A hidden tunnel complex that formed Britain's first line of defence in World War II opened to the public this week after six decades buried as a forgotten time capsule. The underground labyrinth is inside the White Cliffs of Dover, an...Show More Summary
Seventy years after the end of World War II, Berlin from Monday hosts the European Maccabi Games, dubbed the Jewish Olympics, at the site of the 1936 "Nazi Games". "These are the games of reconciliation," Alon Meyer, president of Maccabi...Show More Summary
Seven decades after the end of World War II, the European Maccabi Games are coming to Germany for the first time. The opening ceremony Tuesday will bring more than 2,000 Jewish athletes from 36 countries to the Waldbühne in Berlin, an...Show More Summary
: [Potsdam Declaration](http://www.atomicarchive.com/Docs/Hiroshima/Potsdam.shtml): >Proclamation Defining Terms for Japanese Surrender. Issued, at Potsdam, July 26, 1945: >1. We-the President of the United States, the President of the...Show More Summary
On Aug. 9, it will be 70 years since the U.S. dropped the A-bomb on Nagasaki, ending World War II and ushering in the nuclear era.
Illustration Art looks at David Low's depiction of tyrants during World War II.
Mitsubishi Material Corp. has offered a "sincere apology" along with compensation in a proposed out-of-court settlement with Chinese plaintiffs who were forced into labor during World War II. [ more › ]
[Atomic Bomb: Decision -- Truman Diary, July 25, 1945](http://www.dannen.com/decision/hst-jl25.html): >We have discovered the most terrible bomb in the history of the world. It may be the fire destruction prophesied in the Euphrates Valley Era, after Noah and his fabulous Ark. Show More Summary
: [Truman Tells Stalin About the Existence of the A-Bomb](http://www.dannen.com/decision/potsdam.html): Truman: >On July 24 I casually mentioned to Stalin that we had a new weapon of unusual destructive force. The Russian Premier showed no special interest. Show More Summary
Veteran far-right French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen will appear in court over comments made in April in which he repeated that “gas chambers were a detail” of World War II. A source close to the investigation told AFP on Friday that prosecutors had summoned Le Pen, founder of...
The founder of France’s right-wing National Front party Jean-Marie Le Pen will appear in court over his comment that Nazi gas chambers were “merely a detail” of World War II, the French 20 Minutes daily reported Friday citing unnamed judicial sources.
Did the Beyonder create the New Universe? Learn the strange origin of a classic Joker comic book story! Plus, a prank Bill Gaines pulled on The New Yorker!
Marguerite Bennett talks about her and Marguerite Sauvage's new ongoing series featuring DC heroines front-and-center in WW2.
Camera NIKON D300S ISO 500 Focal Length 75mm (112mm in 35mm) Aperture f/5 Exposure Time 1/800 The Alaska Highway was originally constructed by the Americans during World War II as a means of creating a way to connect Alaska to the United States so it could be supplied without the risk of ships being sunk […]
The great Carol Tyler is having an auction noted here in order to clear various items of value from her childhood home. Her World War II father Charles Tyler and the lingering effect his non-diagnosed and untreated PTSD had on his family...Show More Summary