Yesterday I posted about Leonardo da Vinci's resume, which showed him to be a superior weapons designer. Cracked.com has compiled a list which details nine of his crazier inventions; things like submarines, flying machines, machine guns, cluster bombs, and a scythe chariot (pictured above). Sure, Leonardo da Vinci created some great
We've done some pretty stupid things with some priceless historical treasures. Cracked.com has compiled a list. #5 Mummies Used as Firewood We typically think of mummies as dead Pharaohs, but just about anybody could buy a mummification option with their funeral plan back then. In fact, many would save up for their
National Geographic has compiled a list of the top ten archaeology finds of 2009. 10. "Extraordinary" Ancient Skeletons Found Several graves dating as far back as the early Stone Age—complete with the dog-tooth jewelry and sitting woman seen in these pictures—were discovered during extensive digs in central Germany, archaeologists announced this fall. 9.