Author Tom Huntington’s quest for the Civil War general who won Gettysburg and nearly disappeared from memory


Battle of Midway veteran George Bernstein at the Midway atoll, 2010. US Navy photo

Veterans have lots to tell us if we stop and listen


Mathematical wizardry led to modern sea searches


One scientist did it twice


Cold War rocketship Ithacus would have hauled a battalion of jet-troops anywhere — in an hour


Advanced flying boats would have carried nukes from the sea—but they never really took off


Hiller Rotorcycles could fit inside an SUV—but weren’t fit for service


With a rocket that blasts off after ascending to high altitude


Historic drought might soon open this derelict B-29 to divers


The Brodie system was a high-wire act for aircraft

Steve Weintz

Writer, filmmaker, artist, animator. Former firefighter, archaeologist, stuntman.

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