Stephen Vail came up with dots and dashes, but Patent Office gave credit to Morse, the better known inventor
'Sophie Scholl: The Final Days' humanizes its eponymous hero—but not those in Hitler's regime.
In a 2011 letter to the author, legendary Royal Navy pilot Eric Brown revealed how he racked up more aircraft carrier landings than anyone before or since.
"I reported in pictures what I saw with my own two eyes, wide open."
'I would rather go there and run the chances of being Shot than Stay here all Summer.'
In an unforeseen turn of events, WWII tour company Beyond Band of Brothers shuts down operations and files for bankruptcy, leaving its paying customers in the wind.
Soldiers and civilians flocked to see the freakish and fantastic