Spring in Alabama was pleasant with quiet breezes. On this day nobody had any idea of the disaster that would soon be upon them. Rock Creek situated in the hills about 25 kilometers from Birmingham
When two training aircraft collided in mid-air over Saskatoon, it was witnessed by Don when he was still a youngster. Sight of the crew members mutilated bodies instilled in him a passion for safety.
How to Diet Successfully To stick to a diet can be difficult. But if you want to lose that weight you need to be motivated. You also need all the help you can get.
Nicholas realized that the plane could explode at any time. His hands were seared by flames. The decision on whether he should stay in the aircraft and burn to death or jump out only took a second.
The Eastern Airlines Flight 853 was about fifty miles north of New York in December 1965, when a large Trans World Airlines jet Flight 42 came streaking towards their plane.
The airport did not have x-ray cameras or metal detectors. Flight 2505 of the Chinese airline CAAC took off with 72 passengers. The American tourists all knew each other.
Scott was flying his fighter plane during a routine air patrol enforcing a NATO No Fly Zone over Bosnia. Everything was peaceful until a missile hit his plane.
The aircraft exploded in the air, Juliane found herself still strapped in her seat and flying away. Then she lost consciousness. How could she have survived a fall from such a height.
The peaceful tree shaded suburb of Allentown in Philadelphia was shattered when 29 year old Joan Burghardt, was found raped and bludgeoned to death
Tony and Maureen Wheeler just wanted to work for three to four months, to accumulate enough money for their plane tickets back to the UK. But then they hand printed a guide on their travels.
Early treatment of high blood pressure will reduce your chance of having heart attacks as well as strokes.
According to many swimming instructors, the earlier you teach your child to swim, the better. They suggest that you let your toddler take swimming lessons from a qualified swimming instructor.
A luxury ship, and yet in an emergency only half the people could be saved. The ship was big enough, plenty of space for more life boats. Imagine the terror of those people, in freezing conditions.
Enzymes are involved in all the vital processes in your body. They are substances that are part of every cell in the body, and are obtainable only in raw food.
The air in the mountains of northwestern Thailand becomes cooler at 1600 meters above sea level. Broad leafed teak forest gives way to conifers and evergreens. It’s a perfect habitat for orchids.
The camellias are known for its beauty, but it also has other qualities. It dislikes being cultivated, shapes itself without pruning and has foliage which insects and diseases seem to find repugnant.
On Christmas Day the river bank was crowded with people looking for survivors. All they found was bodies. Broken Christmas gifts their owners, mostly small children, lay at the temporary mortuary.
Most habitual smokers know the dangers of smoking. This young man was a compulsive smoker he smoked twenty cigarettes daily for a period of ten years or longer.
To make a goose or duck down comforter is a lot of work. The down and feathers first have to be plucked. Then they are washed and disinfected and dried in the sun for a few days.
If these sightings are hallucinations, how is it possible that so many people have reported seeing them from so many different countries.1. The UFO’s come from outer space.
The World’s Most Tragic Dam Disaster In the small town of Longarone, in northeast Italy, life or death would depend on how high up in the valley you were. One little girl had an amazing escape.
Some animals are almost human. In fact even wild animals show such loyalty and devotion. This is the story about James who lost his legs in a train accident and his wonderful friend, Jack the baboon.
The skeletons that were found suggest that scurvy was responsible for the death of America's first settlement. Christopher Columbus and his crew landed on the island that he named San Salvador.
Fenugreek is well known as a culinary herb especially in India, China and Morocco. It is very popular in Indian cooking where the seeds are used in Indian curries.
Apple cider vinegar has been used in folk medicine for thousands of years.
This disaster led to one of the largest legal battle in the United States. The United States Industrial Alcohol Co. was sued and had 125 lawsuits filed against them
Aloe’s healing properties have been known since ancient times. It has been used in herbal medicine for thousands of years. Egyptians called aloe the plant of immortality.
At low tide the Great Barrier Reef can be seen as an intricate complex of terraces, pools, caverns and crevices. It harbors an amazing assortment of marine life.
From the Other Side The following true story happened about fourteen years ago. I knew both the victim and the new owners of the house. The victim was a lovely, kind man. I have changed names.
Two hundred and fifty years ago, Britain had a huge war debt and introduced an internal tax on its Colony, America. The Americans were a high spirited people and this eventually led to a revolution.
Children love birthday cake themes. It is after all the start of all the preparations for that special day. After deciding on the birthday cake, the party's theme is also settled.
Resveratrol contains powerful polypherol and anti-fungal chemicals. It promotes health and anti-ageing. Eating fruit that contain resveratrol is anti-ageing.
A pirate theme party is inexpensive but requires quite a lot of preparation and effort. However this is one theme that is very popular with little boys. Your son will just love his party.
How do birds obtain their sense of direction. Do they use the earth's magnetism, the moon, mountain ranches, or are they equipped with a built in radar?
Pregnancy and birth are a blessing. This article is about the miracle of the fetus. The symptoms of pregnancy and the wonder of the fetus developing into a newborn baby.
The Health Benefits of Cinnamon have been known for thousands of years. This spice is also added to dishes to give a delicious flavor. Add to smoothies and rice puddings.
Many parents report great success once their children attend martial arts classes. Children with a hyperactivity disorder improve as they are taught self control and concentration.
Your diet should include these super foods. Black tea lowers cholesterol and keeps your heart healthy. Tea contains flavonoids that act as antioxidants that fight diseases
Cheese and wine is a good combination. In the days before cars, when people used horse drawn carts and carriages, cheese and homemade bread were the staple diet when traveling.
What the Mormons achieved in very difficult circumstances and under persecution of the gentiles may just be described as amazing.
Fruits such as peaches, plums and nectarines contain phenolic compounds with anti-inflammatory properties that help fight against free radicals which lead to diabetes, heart attack and other diseases.
Soybeans. The first soybeans were planted in America in 1879 by farmers as forage for their livestock. In the early 1900 it was discovered that soybeans contained a valuable source of protein and oil
Lourdes is known for the torchlight processions held by pilgrims singing hymns of worship and praise. Thousands of pilgrims visit the Grotto at Lourdes where Bernadette first saw the 'Virgin Mary.'
Herbal Tea is an infusion of leaves, roots, flowers or bark. Many herbal teas are used in folk remedies. Most herbal teas have anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and antioxidant properties.
Tea is known for its high antioxidant content and has been used for centuries in different cultures to treat various ailments. Learn about the reported health benefits of 16 different teas.