Eric DeLander

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Why Has America Stopped Winning Wars?

Since 1945, the United States has experienced little except military stalemate and loss—precisely because it’s a superpower in a more peaceful world.<p>At 9:44 p.m. on July 27, 1953, Harold Smith had just 16 more minutes of the Korean War to survive before a ceasefire came into effect at 10:00 p.m. …

Korean War

A Contemporary Extension To A 1930s House In North London

Jones Associates Architects have completed an extension to a 1930s house in North London, that adds light and extra living space for their clients, a …

Architecture

Bizarre video of Everest Basecamp hit by Avalanche - Blog @ totallycoolpix.com

As survivors made their way off Mount Everest Sunday, dozens of people who were on the mountain remained missing after a deadly earthquake in the …

Use this trick to see a map of everywhere Google knows you've been

Luckily, there's an easy way to see exactly what Google knows about where you've been, and you can even see a map of past locations you have visited.<p>This all depends on whether you have enabled two settings tied to your Google account: location reporting and location history. Of course Google lets …

What to Eat When It's Really Cold Out (Really, Really Cold)

Yes, it's cold out. Maybe even too cold to go out for dinner. But wait till you read what the first man to cross Antarctica by dogsled had to eat before you start complaining.<p>Yes, we know you're cold. Sure, we agree that you'd "literally" be risking frostbite by going out to eat. And we totally get …

8 Brilliant Scientific Screw-ups

<b>By Eric Elfman</b><p><i>Hard work and dedication have their time and place, but the values of failure and ineptitude have gone unappreciated for far too long.</i> …