Chris Wheeldon

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Nuclear warfare and the technology of peace

The atom captivated the world in 1939.<p>Since the discovery of the neutron in the early 1930s, the international scientific community had been racing to unlock new elements and further understand the immense power trapped inside the smallest, most basic building blocks of life. Enrico Fermi, the man …

150+ Educational Websites For Lifelong Learners

This list keeps being updated with more online educational resources:<p>Take a look at EVERLEARNERS.COM<p>If you are anything like me, you have discovered …

How Otto defied Nevada and scored a $680 million payout from Uber

It could be the plot of an Ocean's Eleven movie: A team of daring engineers heads to the wilds of Nevada to create a dazzling spectacle, defy officials, and walk off with a $680 million jackpot.<p>In May of this year, Otto unveiled a video of an 18-wheeler thundering down a freeway with no one at the …

The 50 Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time

Alt-country is such a hard genre to define that the wonderful music magazine devoted to it proclaimed itself the “alternative-country (whatever that …

This Video Explains Exactly How Marines Go into Battle

And a chart to pull it all together.<p>The U.S. Marine Corps was founded in 1775 to conduct ship-to-ship fighting and amphibious warfare. In the more than two hundred years since, the Marines have evolved into America's crisis response force.<p>A typical Marine combat unit fields everything from fighter …

How the Whiskey Industry Gets Hacked

A new project aims to add the signature smoky flavors of aged whiskey in a fraction of the time.<p>If you ask any major whiskey maker what their biggest …