Private Wojtek’s Right to Bear Arms • Damn Interesting

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One of Poland’s most beloved and honored World War II veterans was not Polish at all: he was a 500-pound brown bear named Wojtek.

Source: Private Wojtek’s Right to Bear Arms • Damn Interesting

Hitler’s Secret Antarctic Expedition for Whales – Gastro Obscura

Whale fat was widely used to wage war⁠—and make margarine.

Whales meant margarine, and margarine meant victory.

Source: Hitler’s Secret Antarctic Expedition for Whales – Gastro Obscura

Divers Were Looking For WWI Wreckage. They Found This Giant Squid Egg Instead – Digg

The team of divers were looking for WWII shipwreck around Orsta, Norway. What they found instead was much more otherworldly: the sight of a gigantic egg sac full of hundreds of thousands of baby squid.

Source: Divers Were Looking For WWI Wreckage. They Found This Giant Squid Egg Instead – Digg