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All the Combat Vehicles of the U.S. Military in One Giant Poster

From Strykers to Global Hawks, this chart has it all.<p>Pop Chart Lab, master of the infographic poster, has a new offering showing every major combat system of the U.S. Military. The comprehensive poster shows 180 different vehicles used by the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps, squeezing them …

How long would the US military last in a war against the rest of the world?

Not just its traditional rivals, but what if it had to fight off its allies like the UK, France, and South Korea as well?<p>In short, America would stomp them.<p>Especially if it pulled back to the continental US and made its stand there.<p>First, the US has the world's largest Navy, by a lot. With ships …

What Oxfam won’t tell you about capitalism and poverty

Your average milkman has more wealth than the world’s poorest 100 million people. Doesn’t that show how unfair the world is? Or given that the poorest 100 million will have negative assets, doesn’t it just show how easily statistics can be manipulated for Oxfam press releases? They’re at it again …

These secret codes give you access to everything on Netflix

The site usually requires users to either search for an exact title or flick through a few limited genres that the site's technology has guessed they might like. But new websites show that there are codes that can give access to the full list of all of those genres, allowing people to choose from …

The Best Reviews of 2015 - Game of the Year 2015

2015 sure was awesome! Almost every month had one game that stuck with us through to the end of the year, and it was difficult to find enough time to keep up with the stream of hits. We recently finished counting down through our top 25 games of the year, which we determined via voting, debating, …

TIME Picks the Best Space Photos of 2015

This photo of Pluto was made during the New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of the dwarf planet in July 2015. New H<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/Reuters

Russian bombers circled Guam, a major US military hub

"On Nov. 25th, two Russian bomber aircraft circumvented Guam, transiting international airspace," said Army Maj. Dave Eastburn, a Pacific Command (Pacom) spokesman.<p>The latest bomber flights around the island were the fourth time in the past three years that Russian bombers circumnavigated …

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A 'dead' galaxy full of dark matter is lurking close to home

At the edge of the Milky Way, there's a small galaxy called Triangulum II. It has just 1,000 stars, compared to the 100 billion estimated in our own galaxy, and its days of star formation are over, leaving it "dead." But Triangulum II may have a dark secret - one that makes it the most interesting …

Maxwell's equations: 150 years of light

A century and a half ago, James Clerk Maxwell submitted a long paper to the Royal Society containing his famous equations. Inspired by Michael Faraday’s experiments and insights, the equations unified electricity, magnetism and optics. Their far-reaching consequences for our civilisation, and our …

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New tech search reveals China's elusive 'ghost cities'

People have known about China's "ghost cities" for years, but it turns out finding and tracking these massive, mostly empty housing developments is pretty much as difficult as hunting an actual ghost.<p>That is, until China's largest search engine got involved, Quartz reports. Tech company Baidu was …

Inside the plot to kill JFK: The secret story of the CIA and what really happened in Dallas

<b>(Wikimedia)</b><p>The official narrative only gets more implausible, especially when you hear the stories of these secret super-spies<p>David Talbot<p>November 22, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Devil’s Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA and the Rise of America’s Secret Government”<p>Those resolute voices in …

Cloud 'Tsunami': Powerful storms sweep across Sydney, Australia, in pictures - Telegraph

12 Quotes About Freedom That Will Never Stop Being True

The U.S. Army is proud to support freedom at home and abroad.<p>Images from Thinkstock

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Before-and-after pictures show how climate change is destroying the Earth

In late September, the British government pledged £5.8 billion ($8.8 billion) to tackle the problem in developing countries, and many other governments worldwide are also pouring money into solving the problem.<p>A steadily-warming planet affects the environment in different ways.<p>Rising global …

Author Explains Why Mysterious Archeological Find Blew Him Away and Sent an ‘Earthquake’ Through the Biblical Studies World

An author and Bible expert who has spent a great deal of time analyzing recent archaeological discoveries said that he has been “blown away” by an ancient tablet that was discovered back in 2000 — one that has caused an “earthquake” in the biblical studies field.<p>“The one [find] that really blew me …

Live Science

Area 51<p>Among the several strange stops on our tour is Area 51. But is it actually strange at all? This military based is about 80 miles northwest of …

Jack the Ripper: has Bruce Robinson solved the world's most famous crime?

After 15 years of research, the director of Withnail and I tells Mick Brown he believes he has cracked the most enduring mystery in British criminal history<p>'I honestly think,’ Bruce Robinson says, ‘I’ve nailed the horrible f***er.’ He points to the photograph on the desk. A Victorian gent. …

The Lizards of the Caribbean

These 20 million year-old Caribbean <i>Anolis</i> lizard fossils preserved in amber aren’t just amazing to look at–they also make it possible for researchers to learn more about the evolution of lizard communities in deep time.

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone ‘Project Valley’ Set For January Release

It uses a flexible plastic display that doesn't break<p>Your next smartphone may fold in half like a notebook. Samsung is expected to release a new touchscreen smartphone with a foldable plastic display, according to a series of reports from rumor blogs. The company has promised to have functional …

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The stock market is in a 'coil' and ready to break loose

Here comes some technical analysis.<p>In an afternoon email Tuesday, Rich Barry, floor governor at the New York Stock Exchange, said that word on the floor among traders is that the stock market is in a "coil" formation.<p>And what this means is that no matter what happens next, it's going to be …

He Hated Christianity and Decided to Covertly Attend a Bible Study to ‘Dismantle’ Biblical Arguments. Then, This Happened.

Something entirely unexpected happened when a teenager decided to attend a Bible study and pretend to be a Christian in an effort to “dismantle” biblical arguments: he came to embrace the very faith he so fervently sought to deride.<p>Caleb Kaltenbach, who decades later is now the pastor of Discovery …

Syria conflict: Ministers to 'argue for UK military action'

<b>Ministers will start to make a case for British military action in Syria next week - with Downing Street keen to take the "next step" against so-called Islamic State - the BBC understands.</b><p>Sources said ministers planned to lay the groundwork for a new Commons vote.<p>The government plans to set out its …

These 3 charts show just how enormous the US Air Force really is

The US Air Force operates more than 5,000 aircraft, and the air service flies more than just fighters and bombers. The Air Force also runs missions ranging from surveillance to aerial refueling to supply airlift, each of which requires a specialized aircraft.<p>The following graphics from CI Geography …

How Salt + Car Battery = Clean Water

It's easy to take clean, safe water for granted. It just flows out of taps continuously — even in drought-ridden California.<p>But for hundreds of millions of people around the world, clean water is a luxury. In many places, even patients in hospitals and kids at school don't have water that's safe to …

Threat from Artificial Intelligence not just Hollywood fantasy

Oxford academic Dr Stuart Armstrong warns humanity runs the risk of creating super intelligent computers that eventually destroy us all<p>From the dystopian writings of Aldous Huxley and HG Wells to the sinister and apocalyptic vision of modern Hollywood blockbusters, the rise of the machines has long …

10 Solar System Mysteries That Baffle Our Best Scientists

Even though we’ve already told you about the mysteries of our solar system here, here, and here, we’re back with more mysterious sights and sounds …

Physics Week in Review: June 27, 2015

"Light Echoes" Prove That This Neutron Star is Weirdly Like a Black Hole, judging by new images of X-ray image of Circinus X-1 from the Chandra X-Ray …

The 3 Most Unbelievable ‘Conspiracy Theories’ Involving the U.S. Govt Ultimately Proven as Fact

<b>The DC Clothesline Network is expanding. To visit our newest website Click Here.</b><p>If someone told you that the U.S. government plotted terror attacks …