The Navy grows a forest of white oaks in Indiana for the sole purpose of restoring and refitting the USS Constitution.
Before 1970, women serving in the military were discharged for becoming mothers. This meant that pregnant women in uniform were forced to make a choice: Leave the military to become...
Before World War II, the Army Air Corps wanted to prove it could contribute to any war effort the United States might encounter — so future Air Force legend Curtis...
"Juneteenth" was celebrated as a holiday — a second independence day — for former slaves
It all started with the July 13, 1942, cover of Life Magazine, which featured an Army Air Corps airman in his training gear.
Unfortunately for terrorists, bioweapons are also notoriously hard to control — as the Al Qaeda militants in Algeria allegedly discovered
Rather than kill one another, the downed crews shared breakfast and decided they would have to cooperate to survive.
Iran has some surprising weapons at its disposal
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