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The man who saved the world... 50 years ago, at the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, second-in-command Vasilli Arkhipov of the Soviet submarine B-59 refused to agree with his Captain's order to launch nuclear torpedos against US warships and setting off what might well have been a terminal superpower nuclear war.      His story is finally being told - the BBC is airing a documentary on it.

The man who saved the world... 50 years ago, at the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, second-in-command Vasilli Arkhipov of the Soviet submarine B-59 refused to agree with his Captain's order to launch nuclear torpedos against US warships and setting off what might well have been a terminal superpower nuclear war. His story is finally being told - the BBC is airing a documentary on it.

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

2015 Women's History Month STEM Biography Series Roundup

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

2015 Women's History Month STEM Biography Series Roundup

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

"Family Time, NYC, 1936" Love old pics and the peek of history it provides.

"Family Time, NYC, 1936" Love old pics and the peek of history it provides.

Pioneering Black female lawyer Charlotte E. Ray achieved her historic feat in 1872, becoming just the third woman ever admitted to practice law in the country at the time. Ray was also the first woman admitted to practice law in the nation’s capital and the first woman to argue a case in front of the Supreme Court.

Pioneering Black female lawyer Charlotte E. Ray achieved her historic feat in 1872, becoming just the third woman ever admitted to practice law in the country at the time. Ray was also the first woman admitted to practice law in the nation’s capital and the first woman to argue a case in front of the Supreme Court.

Vintage Betty White | 35 Fabulous Vintage Pics Of Betty White, In Honor Of Her 92nd Birthday ...

35 Fabulous Vintage Photos Of Betty White At Home, In Honor Of Her Birthday

Vintage Betty White | 35 Fabulous Vintage Pics Of Betty White, In Honor Of Her 92nd Birthday ...

Dorothy Hodgkin OM, FRS 1910 - 1994 Awarded the Nobel prize for chemistry Dorothy Hodgkin work on critical discoveries of the structure of both penicillin and later insulin. These discoveries led to significant improvements in health care. An outstanding chemist Dorothy also devoted a large section of her life to the peace movement and promoting nuclear disarmament.

Dorothy Hodgkin OM, FRS 1910 - 1994 Awarded the Nobel prize for chemistry Dorothy Hodgkin work on critical discoveries of the structure of both penicillin and later insulin. These discoveries led to significant improvements in health care. An outstanding chemist Dorothy also devoted a large section of her life to the peace movement and promoting nuclear disarmament.

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

2015 Women's History Month STEM Biography Series Roundup

For Women's History Month 2015, I posted daily biographies of women scientists. In case you couldn't tell by my Women in STEM jewelry series, I'm pretty obsesse

Women during WWII, 1940s. (From photogallery "Chicago's defining moments: 1840-1963" trib.in/mVZ3Qp)

Women during WWII, 1940s. (From photogallery "Chicago's defining moments: 1840-1963" trib.in/mVZ3Qp)

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin, biochemist.

2015 Women's History Month STEM Biography Series Roundup

Women couldn't earn a degree even though they attended college on scholarships and did the same work. She discovered what the sun was composed of........

Women couldn't earn a degree even though they attended college on scholarships and did the same work. She discovered what the sun was composed of........

Llega al Museo Histórico Judío y del Holocausto “Tuvie Maizel” exposición centrada en el diario de Ana Frank - Diario Judío: Diario de la Vida Judía en México y el Mundo

Llega al Museo Histórico Judío y del Holocausto “Tuvie Maizel” exposición centrada en el diario de Ana Frank - Diario Judío: Diario de la Vida Judía en México y el Mundo