Tiger Aces. The table contains the Tiger Aces sorted by the number of tanks destroyed. Kurt Knispel is the highest scoring Tiger Ace and also the greatest tank ace of all time.
Note: s.Pz.Abt. stands for schwere Panzer-Abteilung and s.SS-Pz. Abt. for schwere SS Panzer-Abteilung.
Not all Tiger Aces portraits are pictured.
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The Lavery Electric Automatic Phrenometer whirrs into action, August 1907. It supposedly measured the activity of the brain, but in actuality it studied the bumps on one’s head with hopes to gain insight about their personality. This is the portable version. (from Getty Images’ book "Decades of the 20th Century—1900s" by Nick Yapp, scanned by WeirdVintage)
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Hundreds of Romanian anti-fracking protesters break down the fences around a Chevron exploration site. Some 250 people gathered near the village of Pungesti chanting “Chevron go home. Following the incident, the US company later announced it was suspending activities in the area.
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