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“Secret Space Escapes” Reveals The True Dangers Of Spaceflight

Still dream of being an astronaut? Watch this first.<p>Just in time for NASA’s call for astronaut applications comes a series that may have you reconsidering that secret childhood fantasy—not to mention a sobering reminder that spaceflight is a pretty dangerous business.<p>The Science Channel’s <i>Secret</i> …

Space Exploration

John Mayer, Dead & Company Rekindle Grateful Dead Flame at Tight MSG Show

Group's latest incarnation honors tradition, leaves room for surprise<p>In the years immediately following Jerry Garcia's death, the sight of a …

Music

Kerry makes rare visit to rich, odd Turkmenistan

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan (AP) — Turkmenistan's rituals range from the bizarre to the brutal. The Central Asian nation has more marble buildings than …

Asia

She Kills People From 7,850 Miles Away

Her name is ‘Sparkle.’ She operates a drone. She is sick of whiny boys. And she is perfectly OK with dealing out death.<p>Anne crawled out of bed in her …

Al-Qaeda

12. Paycheck

A peculiar one this, for Paycheck stalled the Hollywood career of a major director despite having everything going for it (on paper at least). A …

Music News & Concert Reviews

Featured Articles<p>Festival Lineups<p>High Sierra Music Festival Announces 2018 Late Night Shows<p>12:18 pm PDT<p>Organizers of the 28th annual High Sierra …

Music News & Concert Reviews

Featured Articles<p>Reviews, Recaps & Photos<br>• Videos<p>Mike Gordon Welcomes Page McConnell & Brett Lanier At Higher Ground<p>7:33 am PDT<p>Watch Mike Gordon and …

How to Protect Yourself from the NSA If You Use 1024-bit DH Encryption

In a post on Wednesday, researchers Alex Halderman and Nadia Heninger presented compelling research suggesting that the NSA has developed the …

The Big Picture: Mars' fractured surface underneath the dunes

The dune images Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter sends back to Earth helps NASA study erosion, wind, weather and movement of materials on the red planet. But this image taken by the orbiter's High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on July 30th shows the fractured surface underneath …

Stevie Ray Vaughan Plays Solo Acoustic Guitar in a Very Early Video from 1983

2<p>SHARES<p>Most videos of Stevie Ray Vaughan show him performing on the electric guitar. There are fewer examples of him playing acoustic, and the video …

Guitar

5 New Netflix Releases to Stream in October

<i>Each month, the streaming channel offers up a new slate of film and TV offerings to keep you and your queue occupied. Here, we highlight the five we’re most excited about this October and provide the full list of new releases below.</i><p><b>The Buzzy Netflix Original:</b><b><br>Beasts of No Nation (October 16)</b><p>This …

Al Di Meola's 10 tips for guitarists

Introduction<p>Back in the 1970s, Al Di Meola was the pace-setter for what was possible on the electric guitar in terms of outrageously proficient chops …

Aldi

9 Netflix Hacks That Will Make Your Life Way Easier

Binge on your favorite TV shows like an expert.<p><b>1. Helium.</b> Helium is a floating, transparent browser window that allows you to watch Netflix while you work on different projects.<p><b>2. The Neflix Enhancement.</b> This bundle of ingenious Netflix add-ons for Chrome gives you IMDB profiles, trailers, and …

Televisions

Student loan borrowers have options

Millions of Americans are needlessly making suffocating payments on their student loans and others are shooting themselves in the foot by ducking their payment responsibilities altogether.<p>Yet both would be in better shape if the U.S. Department of Education would specifically tell people with …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Review

Samsung essentially started the large phone craze with their first Galaxy Note. It was an interesting device, combining a large display with a stylus …

Phones

Could Physics' Reigning Model Finally Be Dethroned?

<i>Editor's Note: This story was updated on Friday Sept. 11 at 2:45 p.m. E.T.</i><p>Trouble is brewing in the orderly world of subatomic physics.<p>New evidence …

Physics

Bruce Hornsby on the Grateful Dead, Connecting with Trey Anastasio + Going Beyond His Hits: Exclusive Interview

Even if he had never played with the Grateful Dead, Bruce Hornsby would have had an impressive career.<p>On his own, the Virginia singer-songwriter and …

Magnus Walker flogs his super-rare, RHD Porsche 930

A first-year 930 produced in right-hand drive makes it a 1-of-15 car. Magnus pits it against a 2015 911 Turbo to see if the new car can compare to his freshly-acquired rarity.<p>Magnus Walker has several 1976 and 1977 Porsche 930s, but no first-year 911 Turbo. So when he got a call from a shop in …

Drone warfare: life on the new frontline

Just a three-hour drive from Washington DC on the scenic Virginia coast, Langley Air Force Base is home to one of the most crucial components of the US armed drone programme. Alongside a couple of squadrons of the F-22 stealth fighter, the inhabitants of a large, nondescript brick building deep …

Military

The Radical SR3 RS is superbike meets Le Mans car

Imagine a Hayabusa with a pair of extra wheels grafted on, clothed in Le Mans prototype-style bodywork. Make it street legal, too. That's the SR3.<p>After driving the Caterham/Dyson SP300.R, we came to the conclusion that there's no substitute for driving a proper "downforce car" with low weight, high …

Record-breaking X-ray flare from Milky Way’s supermassive black hole

A flare from our galaxy’s core 400 times brighter than usual, in September, 2013. Over a year later, a second large flare. Now scientists are trying …

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

You will probably live to see a time when we can make backup copies of your brain.<p>Natalia Hatalska says there are two types of people in the world: those “who take one day at a time” and “those who have a vision, look far ahead [and] see its opportunities and threats.” She puts herself in the …

European Union

Philadelphia Eagles: McCoy, Kelce Pro Bowl Selections Are Baffling

The Philadelphia Eagles certainly deserved to have five players make the Pro Bowl. Unfortunately, after Connor Barwin, Jason Peters and Darren Sproles, the other two picks were questionable.<p>It's hard to argue against Barwin, whose 14.5 sacks currently rank fourth in the NFL.<p>Peters did not have the …

Football (U.S.)