The Persistence Of Space Exploration

The Persistence of Space Exploration

Despite the fact that the space shuttle has been retired and NASA’s budgets have been slashed effectively ending its manned space flight program, for the time being, space exploration remains a source of ongoing development and scientific creativity in the U.S., and one that is still both important and exciting. A new Mars rover, called Curiosity,… Read More »

Top 5 Greatest Underdog Victories In Military History

Top 5 Greatest Underdog Victories in Military History

Not every military battle comes out the way the numbers say it should. History is full of situations where an under-equipped, outnumbered force turns the tide on a larger and seemingly more effective one. Here are five of the greatest underdog victories in military history:   5. The Battle of Salamis, 480 BC This battle… Read More »

6 Most Unnecessary Wars In Modern History

Most Unnecessary Wars In Modern History

Warfare is a part of human history and frequently wars change the direction in which history moves. Nonetheless, there are times when history will look back at a war and have no idea if there is a legitimate casus belli or if the war changed anything. This has happened many times in the era of… Read More »