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Visit to Biggest Underwater Volcano in Last 100 Years Reveals Deep Sea Mystery

Scientists knew something strange happened when they heard reports of a raft of floating rock near New Zealand back in 2012. That raft eventually grew to around 150 square miles—remains of the largest underwater volcanic eruption in the 20th or 21st century to date, bigger even than Mount St. Helens. Read More >>

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WWII Germany Hunted Tanks with Explosive Goliath Beetles

While the Russians were busy training dogs to deliver their tank-stopping charges, Nazi Germany took a more technocentric approach to its anti-armour efforts. The result: a deadly R/C mini-tank laden with more than 90 kilos of explosives. Thank goodness these things were so easy for the Allies to disarm. Read More >>