Monthly Archives: February 2015

Iran Mocks US With Fake Carrier Attack

In a recent display of military might, Iran just carried out a staged mock attack on a U.S. aircraft carrier, in a stark warning to President Obama not mess with the Islamist-led Middle-Eastern country. The staged attack also included some … Continue reading

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A Great Civil War Ship Model Going On Display

PORT HUDSON — Port Hudson State Historic Site is adding a 1:32 scale model of the Union gunboat USS Essex that served during the Civil War to its exhibits collection. The model was created and donated by Robert Seal, of … Continue reading

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Gold Fever? Huge Gold Stash Found In The Mediterranean.

An unprecedented discovery of more than 2,000 gold coins off the north-central coast of Israel might be part of the largest gold hoard ever found in the eastern Mediterranean, according to archaeologists. The coins are identified as dinars, the official … Continue reading

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Endeavour Yacht For Sale, For Real.

An ad caught my attention as it was describing an Endeavour yacht for sale.The yacht being advertised was not an Endeavour yacht, but the yacht Endeavour, the J boat, built and sailed by Thomas Sopwith, which came close to winning … Continue reading

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