Tag: rifles

  • Shot Towers

    Shot Towers


    Is it some sort of munitions testing facility? Why build it in downtown Baltimore? There’s a reason for everything, and then I found out there were lots of them, and some are still around, almost 200 years and several technological revolutions later.

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Past Article

Timothy Van Staden
Imagine! To imagine is to dream, but dreams are not always pleasant. Dr. Van Staden’s recounting of an event that for many has been a 72-year long nightmare may bring tears to your eyes. Villagers in the Italian Alps were forced to live with memories created by others now long dead and best forgotten. Will the passage of time heal these wounds? Not likely!

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