Tuttavia, secondo un brevetto trapelato da PatentlyApple, Apple potrebbe modificare la Magic Keyboard in futuro, dal momento che l’azienda starebbe valutando la possibilità di creare una periferica senza trackpad, optando per strisce sensibili al tocco posizionate su entrambi i lati della tastiera. … [Read more...] about iPad Pro, Apple potrebbe modificare la Magic Keyboard
The hurricane's waves and winds likely eroded parts of the beach to uncover the bowling-ball-size weapons, Gilreath said. One of the cannonballs even had a visible fuse hole in the shape of a cylindrical notch, where a timed fuse would have been placed, he added. [Hurricane Matthew Photos: See How the Monster Storm Evolved] … [Read more...] about Civil War Cannonballs Uncovered by Hurricane Have Been Detonated
The found one such cluster 9 feet (3 m) below the ocean bottom, near where the shore would have been when the Planter wrecked. The area is environmentally sensitive (Cape Romain, up the coast from Charleston, is home to a national wildlife refuge), so attempts to uncover the wreck will need to be taken with care, NOAA reported. What's more, the Planter is likely fragmented from the relentless beating of the waves. The state of South Carolina will decide whether to excavate the ship's remains or to simply mark the spot in remembrance of this storied vessel. … [Read more...] about Wreck of Civil War Ship Commandeered by Slaves Rediscovered
The rockets were glaring red and the bombs were bursting in air as the British relentlessly attacked Baltimore's Fort McHenry on the night of Sept. 13-14, 1814, the last year of the War of 1812. When Francis Scott Key spotted, by the dawn's early light, that his 15-starred flag was still there yet waving over the fort, he was inspired to write a poem honoring the victory. Later put to music, Key's ode was decreed the official national anthem of the United States in 1931. The actual "star-spangled banner" from Fort McHenry is at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. … [Read more...] about What Battle Inspired the Star Spangled Banner?