Thursday, February 7, 2008

Mixed-race babies 'were sent to the US'

Records released by the National Archives and reported by the Daily Telegraph

Thousands of illegitimate mixed-race children fathered by American GIs were given up by their British mothers and shipped across the Atlantic, according to newly released papers. Read more>>

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Adolf Hitler's 'lost fleet' found in Black Sea

Reported in yesterday's Daily Telegraph -

The final resting place of three German U-boats, nicknamed "Hitler's lost fleet", has been found at the bottom of the Black Sea. Read more>>

Monday, February 4, 2008

Sixty years on from World War II

Here is an interesting story that recently appeared on the BBC

Sixty years on from World War II, an act of environmental vandalism is proving to be a valuable asset for the tiny South Pacific nation of Vanuatu Read more>>