Friday, December 6, 2013

Pearl Harbor - Sunday, December 7, 1941

At 7:48 AM Hawaiian time, the Imperial Japanese Navy attacked the United States Navy docked in Pearl Harbor.

Please take a moment to remember those who died.

Here are some good links:

President Roosevelt's speech - youtube

http://www.nps.gov/valr/index.htm

http://www.history.com/topics/pearl-harbor

http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/pearlhbr/pearlhbr.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Pearl_Harbor


A worthwhile movie. Some criticize it for the love story, but it's a good depiction of the events leading up to and then the attack itself.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0213149/



Real-time Earth and Moon phase