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1903

The first aeroplane takes flight

Near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville and Wilbur Wright make the first successful flight in history of a self-propelled, heavier-than-air aircraft. Orville piloted the petrol-powered, propeller-driven biplane, which stayed aloft for 12 seconds and covered 120 feet on its inaugural flight.Orville and Wilbur Wright grew up in Dayton, Ohio, and developed an interest in aviation after learning o... Read more >

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1969

Air Force’s Study of UFOs is Closed

As we all know, aliens are absolutely everywhere - controlling minds, financial institutions and certain fast food restaurant franchises. All the information about UFO sightings and little green men informally invading us is scattered liberally across the internet. This is no thanks to the United States Air Force who is always telling us that there’s no such thing as flying saucers and ludicr... Read more >