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Color Photos: Before & After D-Day

Yesterday we shared some color photos of London from World War II. Today we’ve plucked a few images taken before and after D-Day in 1944. Photo: Frank Scherschel/TIME & LIFE Pictures From “In rare, color photos taken before and after the invasion, LIFE photographer Frank Scherschel captured countless other, lesser-known scenes from the run-up to [...]

Alkali Metals vs. Water

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Alkali Metals vs. Water Alkali metals can be cut like butter but they positively hate water… Do we even have to say, do not repeat it at home? Link Today’s pictures & links: Playboy’s Land Yacht! What a design… Why didn’t they make it? It would fit perfectly with the “1980s Decade of Excess”. [...]