Today in 1932 the BBC first experiments with television broadcasting. And Doctor Who is still on the telly to this day.
Today in 1984, Salyut 7 cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to perform a space walk. Go outside this weekend!
Today is director Paul Verhoeven’s birthday. Celebrate it with him with some satire and violence. Have a great weekend.
Today is July 11th, so of course you should enjoy some stories from your favorite Unwinnable contributors about 7-11. Have a great weekend, oh thank heaven.
Today in 1984, Tetris, one of the best-selling video games of all time, was released. Nostrovia!
Today in 1888, Nikola Tesla delivered a lecture describing equipment which would allow efficient generation and use of alternating currents to transmit electric power over long distances. Several years later he would develop a defense tower based on this idea that would be bought by NOD and powered by Tiberium.