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DIY spy: Make your own WWII Enigma Machine

Make Alan Turing proud by crafting your own replica of the historic Enigma cryptomachine with this extensive tutorial by ST-Geotronics.

By Dec. 30, 2013

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Restoration of famed WWII bomber Memphis Belle flies high

It defied the Nazis and became the first World War II bomber to complete 25 combat missions and return home. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out how it's being restored to its original glory.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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Vintage WWII aircraft live to tell their tales (photos)

The National Wings of Freedom Tour stops in Northern California, where the world's last remaining B-24 takes a victory lap with veterans of WWII and other historic warplanes.

30 Images By May. 21, 2011

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Open Enigma Project: Build your own encryption machine

S&T Geotronics wants to give collectors and cryptographers a chance to re-create a piece of encryption history with a special kit for building an open-source Enigma machine.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Code breaker casting call: Be a part of Bletchley Park history

England's Bletchley Park, known for its WWII code breakers, is the subject of an open casting call January 17 and 18 for an upcoming interactive installation.

By Jan. 7, 2014

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Morgan Three Wheeler: Proper motoring

Arguably, the Morgan Three Wheeler introduced motoring to the masses of the Great Britain in the early 20th century. It was small, easy to fix, and cheap, so people bought them in droves.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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Tour the Pacific Aviation Museum, from B-25 to F-104 and beyond

With dozens of iconic historical aircraft, the Pacific Aviation Museum is a must-see for anyone visiting Honolulu. If that flight's not on your travel plans, here's a huge photo tour.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Sky 3D uncovers long-lost 3D film from Second World War

Newly discovered photos and film footage shows Second World War-era soldiers soldiering in specially filmed 3D, to be shown in May on Sky 3D.

By Apr. 8, 2011

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The Golden Gate gets a big gun

A 16-inch deck gun from the battleship USS Missouri will be installed in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area at of the huge batteries that once protected the coast from potential Japanese attack.

By Oct. 1, 2012

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Behind the scenes with Dolby's new HDR TV tech

At a special sneak preview, a few of us journo types got to see upcoming High Dynamic Range technology from Dolby. And it might just improve all TVs.

By Dec. 20, 2013