Brazil once tried to sell their old aircraft carrier on Ebay

Brazil once tried to sell their old aircraft carrier on Ebay
Aircraft carrier was laid down for the Royal Navy during World War II as HMS Vengeance, but was completed only shortly before the war’s end, and did not see combat. After stints as a training vessel and Arctic research ship, the carrier was loaned to the Royal Australian Navy from 1952 to 1955. She was ...

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Michael has been the most common name given to American boys for every decade since 1950. The flag of Libya is solid green, with no stripes, stars or symbols. Saudi Arabia is the only existing country named after its royal family. Nepal’s flag is not square or rectangular; it is a double triangle. Mohammed is ...

Uses for WD-40 : Absolute best lubricant ever!

Uses for WD-40 : Absolute best lubricant ever!
When John Glenn circled the earth in 1962, his spacecraft, Friendship VII, was slathered in WD-40 from top to bottom. NASA engineers hoped it would reduce friction upon reentry. Uses for WD-40, the list Removes grime from book covers. Prevents mud and clay from sticking to shovels and boots. Removes grease and oil stains on ...