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The first stealth technology test failed. They couldn’t understand why until they noticed a bird sitting on the test object. They blew a loud horn, the bird flew off, and the test object disappeared from the radar screen showing stealth technology was a success

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The first stealth technology test failed. They couldn’t understand why until they noticed a bird sitting on the test object. They blew a loud horn, the bird flew off, and the test object disappeared from the radar screen showing stealth technology was a success.

During the Holocaust, Jewish boxer Salamo Arouch was imprisoned at Auschwitz. He was forced to fight fellow prisoners; the losers were sent to the gas chambers or shot. He survived over 2 years and 200 fights until the camp was liberated

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During the Holocaust, Jewish boxer Salamo Arouch was imprisoned at Auschwitz. He was forced to fight fellow prisoners; the losers were sent to the gas chambers or shot. He survived over 2 years and 200 fights until the camp was liberated.

The iconic photo, taken February 23, 1945, by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal wasn’t the first flag raised over Iwo Jima that day, and Rosenthal was’t the only one there taking photos.

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Some say it’s the most famous, perfectly composed news photo of all time. The iconic photo, taken February 23, 1945, by Associated Press photographer Joe Rosenthal wasn’t the first flag raised over Iwo Jima that day, and Rosenthal was’t the only one there taking photos. Marine Sgt. Louis Lowery, a photographer for Leatherneck magazine, captured…

The shortest war in history was fought between Zanzibar and England in 1896. The war lasted only 38 minutes before Zanzibar surrendered

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The shortest war in history was fought between Zanzibar and England in 1896. The war lasted only 38 minutes before Zanzibar surrendered. The war, lasting less than three quarters of an hour, is considered the shortest in recorded history. Several durations are given by sources, including 38, 40 and 45 minutes, but the 38-minute duration…