San Francisco earthquake, April 18, 1906. Photographer Arnold Genthe said it shows “the results of the earth quake, the beginning of the fire and the attitude of the people.” It was taken the morning of the first day of the fire. Shows Sacramento St. at Miles Place near Powell St. [3599 x 2141]

San Francisco earthquake, April 18, 1906. Photographer Arnold Genthe said it shows “the results of the earth quake, the beginning of the fire and the attitude of the people.” It was taken the morning of the first day of the fire. Shows Sacramento St. at Miles Place near Powell St. [3599 x 2141]

Ford F-250 test target riddled with hundreds of holes from a M30A1 rocket payload that releases 180,000 tungsten steel balls at over twice the speed of sound [1800×1053]

Ford F-250 test target riddled with hundreds of holes from a M30A1 rocket payload that releases 180,000 tungsten steel balls at over twice the speed of sound [1800×1053]

The remains of Boeing B-29 “Little Clambert” (42-24582) of the 44th Bombardment Squadron destroyed by the accidental ignition of a M47 incendiary bomb while being loaded in Chakulia, India – 14th January 1945 [2500×9125]

The remains of Boeing B-29 “Little Clambert” (42-24582) of the 44th Bombardment Squadron destroyed by the accidental ignition of a M47 incendiary bomb while being loaded in Chakulia, India – 14th January 1945 [2500×9125]

The Controlled Impact Demonstration – a joint project between NASA and the FAA in which a Boeing 720 was deliberately crashed in order to test the ability of the fuel additive FM-9 to inhibit the ignition and flame propagation of Jet-A fuel. [1200 x 540]

The Controlled Impact Demonstration – a joint project between NASA and the FAA in which a Boeing 720 was deliberately crashed in order to test the ability of the fuel additive FM-9 to inhibit the ignition and flame propagation of Jet-A fuel. [1200 x 540]

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

First Lieutenant Allen Guest’s P-47D Thunderbolt burned out at USAAF Station AAF 408, Beaulieu after suffering a mechanical failure – 2nd June 1944 [2850×2170]

First Lieutenant Allen Guest’s P-47D Thunderbolt burned out at USAAF Station AAF 408, Beaulieu after suffering a mechanical failure – 2nd June 1944 [2850×2170]

Strike photo from USS Yorktown aircraft showing burning oil storage tanks on the banks of the Mekong River in Saigon, French Indochina, 12 Jan 1945. [2080 x 1312]

Strike photo from USS Yorktown aircraft showing burning oil storage tanks on the banks of the Mekong River in Saigon, French Indochina, 12 Jan 1945. [2080 x 1312]

English inhabitants of Kennington Road in south-east London gather to survey the damage to a building bombed during an aerial assault by the German Luftwaffe during the Blitz. September 8th, 1940. [1146 x 826]

English inhabitants of Kennington Road in south-east London gather to survey the damage to a building bombed during an aerial assault by the German Luftwaffe during the Blitz. September 8th, 1940. [1146 x 826]