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Superconducting Super Collider

Published on March 31, 2011 By admin

Photo (Physics Central): Overview of the massive¬†Superconducting Super Collider. In the midst of the Cold War between Russia and the United States science was a key strategic weapon. In order to maintain scientific supremacy in the 1980’s the United States planned to build the world’s largest particle accelerator.¬†No one could have predicted in the early […]

Abandoned Post Office

Published on September 4, 2010 By admin

Photo: The abandoned United States Post Office in Gary, Indiana. Information on the abandoned Post Office in downtown Gary, Indiana is sparse. The building was erected in 1936 as part of President Roosevelt’s New Deal program aimed at ameliorating the Great Depression. Architect Howard Lovewell Cheney, who worked for the Public Buildings Branch of the […]