We pull back the curtains of time to examine the alleged riots that Orson Welles’ War of the Worlds caused 75 years ago, and then look at the resurgence of a method of transportation best known for its spectacular explosions.
• Did War of the Worlds Broadcast really cause a panic?
• Zeppelin! The Comeback!
Old time airships, by the way, were awesome:
Cool online museum from Denmark:
A fleet of blimps will be airshield for Washington DC:
And here’s the company making them:
Blimps! Hell yeah!