Mysterious Arctic Nazi Base Rediscovered

The Treasure Hunter has long been deemed a legend.

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Russian researchers have just discovered a secret Nazi base in the Arctic, showing yet another way in which WWII made an imprint on our planet.

Known as Schatzgräber, or “Treasure Hunter,” the base was a weather station aimed to support Nazi efforts in the Arctic.… Continues

Nazi UFO Toy Pulled for Historical Inaccuracy

No, the Nazis did not get to space.

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A model of the nonexistent Nazi UFO “Haunebu II” produced by model company Revell will no longer be produced after criticism about its historical inaccuracy. The model’s packaging, which falsely proclaimed the “round aircraft” was the first object able to fly in space with a top speed of 6000 kph (over 3700 mph), failed to mention that the craft was never built, drawing fire from The German Children’s Protection Association (DKSB) and Dresden’s Military History Museum (MHM), according to German publication, The Local.… Continues

Die Glocke

Die Glocke (pronounced [diː ˈɡlɔkə], German for “The Bell”) was a purported top secret Nazi scientific technological device, secret weapon, or Wunderwaffe . Described by Polish journalist and author Igor Witkowski in Prawda o Wunderwaffe (2000), it was later popularized by military journalist and author Nick Cook as well as by writers such as Joseph P.… Continues

Scientists say Hitler died in WWII. Tell that to ‘Adolf Schüttelmayor’ and the Nazi moon base.

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After completing what they say is the first examination of Adolf Hitler’s remains since World War II, a team of researchers has announced that the Nazi leader most definitely died in Berlin and, therefore, cannot possibly still be alive on the moon.… Continues

History of the Schutzstaffel Geschichte der Schutzstaffel

“Eicke viewed the SS-Totenkopfverbände (Death’s Head unit) as an elite within the elite structure of the SS. This concept grew from the fact that the most dangerous political enemies of the state were incarcerated in the concentration camps and Hitler had given sole responsibility for guarding and running the camps to the SS- Totenkopfverbände.… Continues

Secret German World War II Base Rediscovered Near North Pole

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By Tom Metcalfe, Live Science Contributor

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The remains of a secret World War II German base have been rediscovered on an island near the North Pole by a team of Russian researchers.

The wartime “Schatzgrabber” (“Treasure Hunter” in German) weather station was built by the German military in 1943 on Alexandra Land, one of the isolated Franz Josef Land islands in the Barents Sea, located more than 680 miles (1,100 kilometers) north of the Russian city of Arkhangelsk.… Continues

Human bones found near former Nazi research site in Berlin

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BERLIN (AP) — Archaeologists in Berlin have unearthed a large number of human bones from a site close to where Nazi scientists carried out research on body parts of death camp victims sent to them by sadistic SS doctor Josef Mengele, officials said Thursday.

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What the Nazis said to Gen. Eisenhower upon surrendering 71 years ago this month

By Jeremy Bender

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At the time of their surrender on May 7, 1945, Nazi forces had all but disintegrated. Adolf Hitler had committed suicide and Soviet forces had already taken Berlin, which resulted in 70,000 Nazi soldiers putting down their arms.… Continues