Posts Tagged ‘Scotland’

The Union Jack, Explained

Monday, July 25th, 2011

The component parts of the United Kingdom’s flag are explained in this short history of the Union Jack. Found at YouTube from CGPGrey.

How Scotland Joined Great Britain

Monday, July 11th, 2011

The history of Scotland in two and a half minutes. Found at YouTube from CGPGrey.

United Kingdom, Explained

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

C.P.G. Grey explains just what is meant by the phrase “United Kingdom.” It amounts to mind-bending history lessons for its citizens. Found at Vimeo from C.P.G. Grey.

How To Clear Land Mines

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Aardvark JSFU (Joint Service Flail Unit) Mark 4 is a British-made mine clearance system using the Mine flail system built by Aardvark Clear Mine Limited of Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The vehicle consists of an armoured cab with a front-mounted flail system. The system has 72 chains with 66 striker tips. Found at YouTube from leimsieder01.