Category: Reverse Gear

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Cambodian Killing Fields – II

“I want our country to set a standard of morality. I feel very deeply that when people are deprived of basic human rights that the president of the United States ought to have a right...






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Cambodian Killing Fields – I

“To spare you is no profit, to destroy you is no loss.”                                                                               — Khmer Rouge slogan   Cambodia is a small South East Asian country bordered by Thailand, Laos, and Vietnam. On 1975, its...






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The Fury of Mount Vesuvius

In 1738, in the town of Herculaneum, Italy, some workmen dug up a ground to build a foundation for the new palace for King of Naples. The found many ash covered ancient buildings. This discovery...






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Is Ardi a Link to Human Ancestry?

The four feet tall, 4.4 million years old hominid fossil African species ‘Ardipithecus ramidus’  was found in Ethiopia, around the year 1994. The hairy and long-armed ‘Ardi’ is a female member of this species. After...






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Nazis and the Coke Machine

Coke boasts its sales in over 200 countries. It claims that it is the first cola drink (carbonated drink flavored with extract from ‘Kola’ nuts). It outsells most of its competitors. It has witnessed a...






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Mayans – Named after Tamil God?

While there are research papers state Mayans hold much similarities with Tamils. Researchers are stating Mayans were Tamils who took their voyage from present day Sri Lanka. The Tamil Name of Sri Lanka is Ilangai...






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The Katyn Forest Massacre

Winston Churchill once said, during the World War II that he would even make a deal with the devil to defeat Hitler. Looking back at the 1940 ‘Katyn massacre’, we can really say that Churchill...






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Nova – Siva

The belief of Tamils states that –there was great danger for human race in the past. The danger was caused by abundant water. The Caretaker of funerals in Tamils region came to know about this....






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The Siege of Stalingrad

Amongst the horrific scale of murder and destruction that characterized the Second World War, the most unprecedented battle — that involved a large number of people and military hardware– happened 71 years before.  Although, the...






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War of the Wits — A Brief History

Swedish national college, in Stockholm and the defense science and technology, in Australia formed special teams to study a game in an attempt to understand better on how to gain military success. This game isn’t...