A Glowing Invertebrate May Have Helped Kick Off the Vietnam War

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We’ve known for decades that the infamous events of August 4 in the Gulf of Tonkin that led to the Vietnam War probably didn’t happen. What’s been less discussed is what could have led two US Navy destroyers to believe they were under attack for hours with access to radar, sonar, and modern technology.

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