Monthly Archives: May 2013

Today in History: May 31


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Today in History: May 30



Article: The US Medal of Honor


The link below is to an article that looks at the history of the US Medal of Honor.

For more visit:
http://www.neatorama.com/2013/05/27/The-Medal-of-Honor/


Today in History: May 29



Article: The Prime Meridian at Greenwich


The article below takes a look at the ‘Prime Meridian’ at Greenwich, England.

For more visit:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/05/130526-astronomy-nautical-navigation-space-longitude-moon-science/


Today in History: May 28



WWII: Japan’s Balloon Bombs


The link below is to an article that looks at Japan’s use of balloon bombs in World War II.

For more visit:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/05/130527-map-video-balloon-bomb-wwii-japanese-air-current-jet-stream/


Article & Photos: China – The Fushan Tunnels


The link below is to a very interesting article and set of photos relating to the German occupation of a small part of China.

For more visit:
http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-fushan-tunnels


Today in History: May 27



Article: 1912 Douglas Mawson Led Australasian Antarctic Expedition


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1912.

For more visit:
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2013/01/125-mawson-trek/roberts-text


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