The Fighting Elite: 10 Modern and Dangerous Tanks!
The first ever tank emerged on the battlefield in 1916, during the first World War. The name “Tank” came from the secretive fashion in which the British were manufacturing their tanks – different parts were constructed in various factories, and workers were told they were building water tanks.
Discover the Most Impressive Russian Tanks in History
The Kubinka Tank Museum gives some fascinating insight into the war machines that the Soviets were building from the Second World War through to the end of the Cold War. There are so many tanks and armored vehicles on display that there isn't enough room for them all in the museum itself!
This Incredible Tank Collection Displays Epic Machinery
[related_articles] 3) T-55A Soviet Battle Tank source This Soviet-made tank travels at 30 mph (48 km/h) and weighs over 40 tons. Nearly 100,000 of them were produced in the Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia, and Poland around 1959.
Armored History: 10 Most Important Tanks of WWII
The tank was first invented by the British as an attempt to break the stalemate of World War I. Although it was initially slow, bulky, and unreliable the tank’s potential was quickly recognized and its features greatly developed and improved.
Only in Russia: 10 Hilarious Cars Transformed into Tanks
Take this recent trend of turning your own car into a DIY tank, for example, of which we’ve collected 10 pictures. Why on Earth would anyone decide to do THIS to their car?! 1. Inscription: "To Berlin" 2. What a beauty! Related Article: Only In Russia 3. Those poor car windows! 4. Red and stylish!
Made in Syria - Homemade Tank!
Jump to video Submitted by: Nathan Cane Made in Syria - Homemade Tank! science, current affairs, tech, syria, recent news, tank SHAB 2 is the name of the new armored vehicle built by the rebels in Syria.
These Tanks Were the Giants of their Age!
Although I realize that war is nothing but a scourge on this world, I can't help but be fascinated by the war machines that were used in the past century, not least tanks.
Meet CAAT: Water Tank to the Rescue!
The CAAT has air-filled pontoons on a tank tread-like design, enabling them to carry containers over water and directly onto shore. The vehicle is part of DARPA's program to seek new sea and air delivery systems to enable direct support to disaster zones from offshore container ships.
Rare Video: Tanks Bombing Civilian Street!
Not much information is available about this shocking video, where SAA tanks are pounding rebels in Darayya. This incredibly brave (or stupid) man is filming tanks close and personal, as they fire explosive shells directly on civilian buildings, including his own!
Watch: See the Terrifying Ripsaw Tank in Action!
If so, then a Ripsaw tank might turn out to be just what you've been looking for. Originally designed for the military, their light weight and incredible top speed have made them popular with the movie industry and private collectors alike.
The Wonder of The Kuroshio Sea Tank - Stunning and Mesmerizing!
This huge fish tank is the 2nd biggest in the world, and is simply stunning. It is called 'Kuroshio Sea' and is located at the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium in Japan. Many of thousands of tourists and marine life lovers come to bask in the peaceful beauty of this place, every day.
These Rainbow Fish Are Perfect Additions to Marine Tanks!
They get along well with other fish, usually hovering near the floor of the tank. It is usually recommended to give them live feed, but certain frozen and canned brine shrimps are equally effective. 2.
The Innovation That Helped the Allies Win World War II
The Churchill Tank was one of the allies’ biggest assets in World War II but it also posed a problem. These vehicles weighed at least 40 tons each, a massive weight that would cause many bridges to buckle.
A Moment in History: The Ghost Army that Scared the Nazis!
Did you know that some of the most important battles in World War II were fought with inflatable tanks, cardboard planes, and loudspeakers?
These Full-Color WWII Training Photos Are Most Striking!
They were shot in 4x5 color film, and I guarantee you that these are among the most striking World War II photos you will ever see: Click on images to enlarge A tank driver looks out of the front of his tank. IMAGE: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS An M4 tank in action.
Joke: You'll Get Three Wishes If You Get to the Other Side
The host had recently built a tank with many alligators, piranhas, and many other lethal creatures. The host said that if anyone could swim across the tank, he would, to the best of his ability, grant them three wishes.
Repair a Running Toilet in No Time With These 4 Tips
In the vast majority of cases, a running toilet points to a problem in the toilet tank. In order to understand what’s wrong in the tank, you must first understand the main parts of the tank that can malfunction and how they work. To access the tank, open up the lid.
Kim Keever's Underwater Diorama Photography!
Kim Keever creates stunning and otherworldly scenes using his 200 gallon tank of water, which he fills with either water or dry ice, and lights up with gel covered lights that transform the tank into an eerie and fantastic world.
These Awesome Aquariums Were Designed to Blow Your Mind
Bubble tank ( psaltdesign ) [related_articles] 13. TV Fish Tank ( aquahobby ) 14. World Trip Aquarium, by Takuro Yamamoto ( designboom ) 15. This Bar with an Integrated Aquarium ( reddit ) 16. Staircase Aquarium ( imgur ) 17. Labyrinth Aquarium ( imgur ) 18.
Have You Ever Seen Such Crazy Wedding Cars??
Have you ever met a girl who dreams of getting married in a tank? How about a tractor? Well, we haven’t either, but in today's world of over-the-top wedding ideas and unusual themes, everything is possible.
History Lesson: The Armored War Elephants of Ancient India
In fact, these armored giants were no less than monstrous tanks.
This Joke Begins With 3 Generals Showing Off...
See that Nazi tank in the minefield there? Go destroy it.” “Yes, Sir!” The soldier replied and started running.
How Far Can You Drive with a Car's Fuel Warning Light On?
I’m sure you’re just as guilty as everyone else is of leaving your car’s gas tank to run to almost empty, but have you ever wondered just how far you can actually drive your car on empty before it grinds to a halt?
Deep Sea Diving Without Air - Fascinating!
However, you WILL need lungs of steel and an incredible throwing arm, as it requires being long minutes underwater with no oxygen tank, and hitting a fish dead on with your spear! Deep Sea Diving Without Air - Fascinating!