(National Post) In a span of 37 seconds, the once luxurious and futuristic LZ 129 Hindenburg burst into flames and disintegrated, taking 36 lives on its way down.

In that time, the 245-metre long airship created a mystery that stood unsolved for 76 years. Theories of sabotage and possible mechanical errors circulated widely over that period, but a group of researchers claim to have solved the great riddle after all these decades.

It was static.

WND-TV: Hindenberg mystery solved?

After 76 years, researchers say they now know what caused Hindenburg explosion ...more

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