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Modern Scots Share DNA With Dark Age Picts

Modern Scots Share DNA With Dark Age Picts

Scientists reveal modern Scots have strong genetic links with their Dark Age ancestors.

What books Napoleon Bonaparte used to read?

What books Napoleon Bonaparte used to read?

I am interested to know the books that Napoleon Bonaparte had read,and perhaps make a list about it. According to a Quora's answer, Napoleon had read: Rousseau - La Nouvelle Héloïse, the Social Co…

German sea plane base at Stavanger

German sea plane base at Stavanger

Stavanger Harbour under German ControlReconnaissance photograph of the German sea plane base at Stavanger.Taken from Coastal Command, 1939-1942, HMSO, published 1943, p.

Ibis Coffin from Ancient Egypt

Ibis Coffin from Ancient Egypt

This ancient Egyptian coffin was made of bronze and gilded wood for an ibis. It dates to the Ptolemaic Period (323-30 BCE) and was found at Hermopolis, Egypt. (Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto)

Messerschmitt Bf 109C

Messerschmitt Bf 109C

Messerschmitt Bf 109CThe 109C was originally meant to be the last major model of the Bf 109 to use the Jumo 210 engine. It was intended that it would be quickly replaced by the Bf 109D, using a DB 600 engine. However, that engine was not available in suitable numbers, and so the 109D series entered production with a Jumo 210 engine.

Curtiss R-2

Curtiss R-2

Curtiss R-2The Curtiss R-2 was a two seat observation aircraft that served with the US Army, and in larger numbers with the RFC, and that was essentially an enlarged version of the Curtiss Model N.Curtiss’s earliest attempts to produce tractor aircraft hadn’t been successful, so they decided to hire a British engineer, B.