Ball lightning is real; just ask these 170 Chinese pigs. But don’t expect an answer, because they’re dead, having been struck by ball lightning. They … Continue reading
Eat. Sleep. Dive. Repeat. It’s a pig’s life in China, where farmer Huang Dmin has just installed a three-metre diving board for his porkers, which … Continue reading
China’s Jade Rabbit moon rover looks like being a massively expensive, hideous embarrassment. It made it to the moon, then something stopped. Namely, it’s ability … Continue reading
Albert Einstein‘s paper, Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon Its Energy Content?, is published in the journal “Annalen der Physik”. This paper reveals the relationship between energy and mass. This leads to the mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc².
Dasha, Czech adult actress
Zeng Guofan, Chinese military leader
Nicole Garcia, American professional wrestler
Brianna Garcia, American professional wrestler
Francisco Tárrega, father of modern classical guitar
Georg Agricola, German scientist
Dar Robinson, American film stuntman
Ivan Krylov, Russian fabulist
American disc jockey Alan Freed, who had popularized the term “rock and roll” and music of that style, is fired from WABC-AM radio for refusing to deny allegations that he had participated in the payola scandal.
Humberto Vidal Explosion. 33 people die when a Humberto Vidal shoe shop explodes.