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50 years ago.
From the October 1964 Popular Mechanics.
Sometimes you build something just because you can… like hacking a fridge to run in the back of your station wagon.
July 1958 PM.
40 years ago: Dirigibles to come back bigger than ever!
FIRE FROM THE SKY.
Seventy years ago: August 1944 Popular Mechanics.
Don’t forget to buy your war bonds.
How I plan to spend this weekend.
June 1957 Popular Mechanics.
On this day in 1967: The USS Forrestal disaster, in which a rocket accidentally fired onto the flight deck.
American Badass: On this day in 1933, Wiley Post completed the first solo flight around the world.