The wonder is that we are here at all
An historic first that most people have long since forgotten. Also, 7 other things worth knowing today.
During World War I, two British pilots who had been shot down and captured by the Germans both endured their imprisonment while dreaming of the same postwar goal.
A few months after Armistice Day, they met in England, and they teamed up to tackle one of the greatest aviation adventures humankind had known until that point.
It was on June 14, 1919 (so 103 …
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