It's a question asked over and over amongst aviation buffs; Why can't they restore a B-36 Peacemaker Bomber to flying condition?
Here are some of the most infamous vehicles in existence, still available for viewing even after the infamous people who owned them are gone.
The rumors are true! The Chinese are rebuilding the doomed liner. For the first time ever, the world will get to experience a full size replica of the famous ship.
Quick and simple, this tea potion can help those with insomnia reach some form of sleep.
What the Titanic was to the sea, the Hindenburg was to the sky. Its disaster often begs the question: If it hadn't crashed, what would have happened?
Considered the greatest comedy team in Hollywood History, Laurel only lost his friendship with Hardy when Hardy passed away from a stroke. Laurel spent the remainder of his life answering fan mail.
Nobody knows exactly where this probe is nowadays. NASA lost contact with it in 2003, ending a 30-year mission. But there's a milestone here, it's now the furthest derelict man-made object.
It's hard to imagine, not only do these two probes still work but both are now traveling beyond the solar system.
If this old warship could talk, the stories she could tell. As the last dreadnaught still afloat, USS Texas is fighting the biggest battle of her life, age. The old girl's future remains unknown.
These fabled warships dominated the water for over 100 years. Now they are obsolete. Most lost to history, there are still a few vessels who have survived, monuments to the battleship age.
Yes, she was real, the most famous ghost ship ever. After she was found adrift in the 1830s, the Mary Celeste seems to have been forgotten. What happened to the "ghost ship" afterwards?
The infamous PCDS-9's compatibility problems can be easily eliminated with a total rewiring into Whelen's more versatile PCCS-9 system. It's easy to do and here's how.
Converting your old halogen Streethawk into a brighter, more energy efficient LED is easy! You can do it for less than $100!
The famous Olympic, Titanic and Britannic weren't exactly identical triplets. Each were quite different in both physical appearance and performance. Let's compare!
All but forgotten by history, the HMHS Britannic was the 3rd ship in the Olympic class and follow her older sister, Titanic, to the bottom of the sea where she remains today.
The legendary comedy team split in '57 and Costello died in '59. Abbott After Costello was miserable and bitter until he died in 1974, broke and destitute.
Forgotten dial painters poisoned to death. But they didn't die in vain. Their sacrifice brought nation wide changes to occupational safety and labor laws that still remain today.
Ok so maybe Jerry Bruckheimer's movie, The Lone Ranger, wasn't the biggest success in the box office. In fact it was an outright flop. A $250,000,000 blunder that completely changed the way Disney will produce movies in the coming decades. Yet my...
RMS Lusitania gained infamy as the torpedoed ship that brought America into World War I. But what became of her reliable sister ship? She would spend spend her final days alongside RMS Olympic.
50 years have come and gone since the day a bullet took the life of President Kennedy spraying blood all over Jackie's pink suit. That outfit still exists but you'll never see it in your lifetime.
She was the small cruise ship that gained both fame and infamy during her 40 years as the Cunard Flagship. But after being replaced by Queen Mary 2 in 2008, where has she gone? Answer: Exile.
Everyone knows what happened to the RMS Queen Mary. As the last surviving liner, she's a float hotel in Long Beach, California. But where is her sister, RMS Queen Elizabeth? It's a sadder story.
Olympic had quite a different fate than that of her younger sister. The only one of the class to have a long successful career, she never sank.
Littered with the remains of World War I soldiers and munitions, the Zone Rouge has remained an inhospitable no man's land, an eyesore on the beautiful French countryside.
For nearly a decade, the relentless waves battered the beached remains of a once mighty ocean liner. Salvo after salvo pummeled the wreck until there was nothing left.
Every schoolchild knows the controversial story of Christopher Columbus and the New World. They know the names of his ships. But whatever happened to these vessels?
These 19 spacecraft, amongst the most iconic in history, remain a testament to the American resolve to conquer the moon ahead of the Russians. Today they all still inspire those who view them.
From top of the line to top of the resale list, old gaming systems are fetching a pretty penny these days. Atari, Nintendo, Sega, the big three from the decades of neon colors and platform shoes.
Over 500 Years later, the bones of the ruthless conquistador are now nearly forgotten. Yet did you know that they were exhumed nine times since Cortes' death? This is their story.
A local legend. A '57 classic car buried for 50 years in Tulsa, Oklahoma, a time capsule beneath the courthouse lawn. Now with the fanfare over and the rusted, rotted car unearthed, nobody wants it.
To our eyes, its horrifying, morbid or down right wrong. Yet in a time when death was common and portraits rare, some families were determined to memorialize their loved ones, dead or alive.
Is buying an old police car a worthwhile venture? The answer is yes, if you know where to look and what to avoid. This is your Crown Victoria Police Interceptor guide.
When she died, Evita was the most popular woman in Latin America. Not only immortalized in culture but in body. Mummified shortly after death, the body of Evita has a remarkable story to tell.
The body of John Torrington stunned the archeologists who exhumed it in 1984 while searching for the cause of the legendary Franklin's failure. Perfectly preserved, it stared back at them, literally!
More than 9,000 men, women and children would perish when the Wilhelm Gustloff sank in the Baltic Sea. Torpedoed in the final months of World War II, the sinking is all but forgotten to history.
Like a modern Flying Dutchman, the abandoned Russian cruise ship has been adrift for over a year. With only cannibalistic rats on board, the ship is on a collision course with the Irish coastline.
The internet's viral tendency can make a small time artist into a huge international viral sensation. This is the story of how one post on Imgur made Zaria Forman internet legend overnight.
For several days, I worked on one of the greatest television shows ever created, AMC's Breaking Bad. While those three days were not much, it is an experience I wouldn't trade for a lifetime.
The Lego Castle Theme introduced their first bad guys in 1984 with the Black Falcon series. Like the Crusaders, the Black Falcon sets fetch top dollar on eBay!
Castles! Lego struck gold in the 1980s when they began releasing their various themed castle series. Today, these sets fetch a premium on eBay from the largest castle to the smallest treasure cart.
Alongside the remake of Blacktron comes the new and improved Space Police! With all new colors, vehicles, and minifigs, this was a force to be reckoned with in Galaxy. Today, these highly desirable!
The highly popular Ice Planet 2002, a civilian faction of Lego Space, remains one of the most collectable series of the 90s.
They were the baddest of the bad guys in Lego's Space series. An aggressive group of spies who would attack other Lego factions. Their iconic wheeled robots make them unique amongst the Lego series.
Lego's 1989 decision to declare Blacktron the 'bad guys', the Space Police were released to restore order to the galaxy. The success of this theme makes these Lego sets very desirable to collectors.
The SS Californian became Titanic's scapegoat when she ignored the doomed liner's distress calls that fateful night. Only 5 miles from the sinking ship, she saw the rockets and did nothing.
While details of her life are a mystery, today she is known as one of the best preserved mummies in the world. Meet Rosalia Lombardo, the girl in the glass coffin.
In 1978, Lego released the very first wave space themed sets. Unofficially these became known as Classic Space and today are amongst the most sought after of all Lego sets.
Did you know that the M-Tron series was the first Lego series to come with magnetic pieces? The entire theme was based around the idea.
My very first Lego set was a Blacktron Super Nova II. Know which one I'm talking about? Blacktron Future Generation was one of the most popular Lego series of the 1990s. See how much they're worth today!
Do you remember Blacktron? It was Lego's first space theme series and today is one of the most valuable!
Billions are spend building brand new state-of-the-art venues for the Olympics. But what happens after the games leave? A sad trend these days is to simply abandon them to decay and rot.
Do you still have your old Lego sets? Cash them in with this complete Lego Pirate Ship resale guide! I've compiled a price list on every original Lego pirate ship from 1989 to present day!
Did you know that the Allure of the Seas is nearly six times larger than the Titanic? While the RMS Titanic is the most famous of these ships, many have claimed the title of World's Largest Passenger Liner. Here is a list of champions from the beginning of the 20th Century to Present Day.
She is the very last of the legendary liners and the final holder of the Blue Riband Speed Record. The SS United States Conservancy is fighting hard to perserve the ship for future generations.
What would have become of the RMS Titanic, herself, has she not sunk on her maiden voyage that fateful April night? The answer may disappoint you.
There are over three million shipwrecks on the ocean floor. Here are some of the best examples!
Albuquerque's Old Railyard has become a Hollywood favorite for filming. The Avengers among others have filmed at the historic site.
Will Justice be served in the world's strangest, silliest and outright outrageous lawsuits ever filed? Let's find out!
In the decade of retro electronics, one robotic band entertained millions of children as they ate pizza and played arcade games. Remember who they are?
Carpathia rescued the survivors of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912. But what happened to this vessel afterwards?
The Titanic is being rebuilt! Would you ever sail on her?
Everest claims 1 in 4 lives a year as climbers seek to summit the highest mountain on Earth.
What ever happened to that fabled wooden ship that carried the Pilgrims from England to the new world? Nobody really knows.
Ever dreamt of working on a big Hollywood film set? These tricks will help you prepare for your task ahead!
Do you still have your old 1980s Macintosh in the garage or attic? There's never been a better time to cash it in with this resale guide!
Humans are fascinated with the preservation of their dead. From Rosalia Lombardo to John Torrington and the Wet Mummies of China, here are the world's best preserved examples.
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