Schultze's Method of Artificial Respiration for Babies: Hold baby by the arms & flip over the shoulder / A Text-Book on Practical Obstetrics comprising Pregnancy, Labor, & the Puerperal State, & Obstetric Surgery. Egbert H. Grandin & George W. Jarman, 1897.
Juliane Koepcke, 17, was sucked out of an airplane after it was struck by lightning. She fell 2 miles to the ground still strapped to her chair and lived. However, she had to endure a 9-day walk through the Amazon jungle before being rescued by loggers. She was the sole survivor of 93 passengers and crew in the December 24, 1971, crash of LANSA Flight 508.
In the early morning hours of July 23, 1967, one of the worst riots in U.S. history breaks out on 12th Street in the heart of Detroit’s predominantly African-American inner city. By the time it was quelled four days later by 7,000 National Guard and U.S. Army troops, 43 people were dead, 342 injured, and nearly 1,400 buildings had been burned.
Putting a Weird Spin on Childbirth: A 1965 patent to "aid" women in childbirth - the method is simple: the pregnant woman is strapped on to a circular table; the table is then rotated at high speed. Huh??