Monday, May 18, 2015

Fact of the Day: Vasa Ship

During the 17th century, a Swedish warship named Vasa was built. King Gustavus Adolphus wanted the warship to be a powerhouse in the Thirty Years War, but she sank on her maiden voyage. The reason may have been because nobody wanted to tell the king of its problems, like it having too much weight on top. 

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