The Salem Witch Trials were a perfect example of Mass Hysteria. But how exactly did it come to be, and can it happen again ?
The Exhaust Brake is a supplementary brake that ads additional brake power on steep and long descents, and avoids having to use the foot brake. An added psychological advantage is that it provides a greater sense of...
ohn Pemberton, the inventor of the Coca Cola syrup, had become addicted to morphine. Being a brilliant chemist, he searched for a cure to his addiction, or at least a more modern substitute. Necessity is the mother of...
A visit to Savannah, Georgia
General Motors - Part I : history from 1820 to 1960
The Rise and fall of the French Colonial Empire in North America
The North American Territorial Expansion of the present USA, between 1500 and 2000
The Nemours Mansion and gardens in Wilmington, Delaware
Coca Cola : History, description and photo's
Yellowstone Park has its own Super Volcano ! The magma chamber will leave a huge caldera and a Volcanic Winter after the super eruption. Compare with the Toba eruption in Sumatra, or with Crater Lake, OR !