The Swedish warship Vasa sunk in the 17th Century on its maiden voyage. It keeled over and water rushed in, killing 30. New research has found that specific flaws in the ship's design probably sent it to its early, watery grave.
Swedish authorities today released more details about the suicide bomber who struck the city of Stockholm on Saturday. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the managing editor of that agency, Mats Johansson, in Stockholm.
At the height of the Cold War, a German teen decided he'd fly his single-ending plane deep into the Soviet Union to build a metaphorical bridge between the Germans and the Soviets. He landed in Red Square — and was arrested and sentenced 25 years ago last week.
The career of Jimi Hendrix was like a firecracker, bright, but short-lived. Some of his music hasn't been heard since he played it, particularly from some of his live performances. But a new recording is bringing new life to a February 1969 performance of his in the U.K.
For the Geo Quiz we're getting out the popcorn and settling in for a screening of the world's longest movie. The ticket's cheap: in fact it's free but the feature lasts 240 hours. So, we want to know, where is this mega-pic being shown?