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Best cosplay ever? Predator rides Xenomorph-cycle down the highway

That moment when you don’t have to choose between <i>Alien</i> and <i>Predator</i>... it’s here!<p>Someone in Thailand went to those far reaches of space where no one …

Man of Steel

BADASS: What This British Special Forces Sergeant Did To Six Taliban Terrorists Is Incredible

Great Britain’s equivalent of the American Navy Seals are the Special Air Service (SAS) fighters, the British Army's most renowned special forces …

Special Forces

Growing Mars dust storm now circles entire planet says NASA

NASA has published its latest update on the Mars dust storm, saying it is now spanning the entire Red Planet. The storm has been underway for about …

Dust Storms

Robotic Refueling Mission 3 Completes Crucial Series of Tests

GREENBELT, Md. (NASA PR) — Space exploration has captured our attention for over half of a century. NASA plans to propel human spaceflight beyond …

Space Exploration

New Satellite, Space Research and Cargo Missions Fill Crew Agenda – Space Station

The International Space Station deployed a satellite this morning to demonstrate the potential of removing space junk. Back inside the orbital lab, …

Space Exploration

Here's the tiny drone the US Army just purchased for soldiers

The US Army is getting tiny personal surveillance drones as part of a $2.6 million contract with Flir, a thermal imaging and technology company.<p>The Black Hornet Personal Reconnaissance System is the world's smallest combat-proven nano-drone, according to the company. The US Army has ordered the …

Drones

9 Reasons Why Fit Women Have Much Better Sex

The time you spend working out can have unexpected payoffs when you're tangling the sheets. And understanding the link can help you achieve more explosive results—in the bedroom and the weight room.

Exercise

The Science Behind The World Cup Ball

Each World Cup, the sportswear giant Adidas designs an official ball to be used in the tournament.<p>And small changes in the design can create significant differences in how the ball responds during play.<p>"It's an interesting phenomena that the world's most popular sporting event for the world's most …

Space

TensorFlow Tutorial For Beginners

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/tensorflow-tutorial</i><p>Deep learning is a subfield of machine learning that is a set …

Deep Learning

Here's How You Can Get Really, Really Good at Virtually Anything

It really doesn't matter if you have natural ability or not.<p>You want to dominate in your profession, perfect your skill as a performer, or impress the world with your writing, artwork, or athletic achievements. There's just one problem: You're not very good at whatever it is you seek to do.<p>Should …

Self-improvement

Comparing Data Visualization Software: Here Are The 7 Best Tools For 2018

Visualization is an essential element of any Big Data and analytics strategy. The most up-to-date, real-time information and advanced analytics solutions are an expensive waste of money if you can’t communicate the results clearly and effectively to the people whose job it is to put them to …

Data Visualization

This supercut of 300 dancing scenes from movies is the perfect mood booster

The internet can be a pretty bleak place. From the 24 news cycle to online arguments, it can be daunting to find some positivity online. But if …

Movies

Testing the aerodynamics of Star Wars ships in a virtual wind tunnel

We all know (hopefully) that <i>Star Wars</i> is far more fiction than science, and that’s part of the franchise’s lasting charm. But we also know there are …

Military Aircraft

The Benchmark for Electric Cars Has Just Been Set By…Jaguar?

Ever since Elon Musk unleashed the Tesla Model S upon an unsuspecting world five years ago, literally electrifying the car business, we’ve been …

Autonomous Tech

The 5 Most Dangerous Rifles and Revolvers on Planet Earth - Warrior Maven

<b>By Kyle Mizokami,</b> <b>The National Interest</b><p><i>The following is a two-part post.</i><p><b>Part One: Rifles</b><p>Warfare in the post-9/11 period is primarily infantry-focused, …

Smith & Wesson

Watch This A-10 Fly Right Up Against The Side Of Star Wars Canyon

The pilot from the U.S. Air Force's A-10 Demonstration Flight Team shows why the Warthog is still the ultimate 'mud fighter.'<p>Mantegani Photos …

Aviation

Colombia's Uncrowded Tropical Paradise

When people think of beach destinations in South America, Brazil often comes to mind, with visions of sunny Ipanema, Copacabana, or any of the …

South America

Sleeping Rosetta spacecraft wakes up for historic comet rendezvous and landing

A European probe awoke from a deep sleep Monday to gear up for an unprecedented comet rendezvous and landing this year that will cap a 10-year voyage across the solar system.<p>After two and a half years in hibernation, the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft emerged from its slumber while …

Space

The U.S. Military Has Been in Space From the Beginning

The words "Space Force" conjure up images of plastoid-alloy-clad soldiers firing ray guns at aliens, but military activities in space aren't just …

Space Exploration

The Atmosphere of Venus Is So Thick It Pushes On Mountains to Make the Planet Spin Faster

Venus’ varying rotational period has always been a mystery for astronomers, but computer simulations show that it may have to do with the planet’s viscous atmosphere on mountains.<p>Venus, often regarded as Earth’s twin, is a source of perpetual intrigue for planetary scientists. Although it may once …

Astronomy

Hot Ash Mini Wood Burning Rocket Stove

Campers, adventurers and explorers searching for a lightweight wood burning rocket stove may be interested in the new Hot Ash Mini launched via …

Camping

Space Really Does Need Traffic Cops

In the early Space Age, the people who sent up satellites could operate under what's known as "big sky" theory. Space is so vast, so <i>spacious</i>, that we …

Space Exploration

Machine Learning by Coursera VS Machine Learning Crash Course by Google

A brief comparison you might say<p>As a beginner, there is a common problem almost everyone faces — <i>choice paralysis.</i> Specially, in the field of …

Machine Learning

13 incredible bum transformations to inspire your workout

Although you can't build a bonafide booty overnight, that's not to say you're stuck with the butt you've got. These women are proof that diet and exercise can lead to some <i>incredible</i> results:

Fitness

Spitfire MK IX TD314 – A Merlin 70-Powered High Level Fighter (HFIXE)

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Military<br>• Planes<p>The Supermarine Spitfire<p>The Spitfire is not only one of the most consequential aircraft of the …

Aviation

A Retired Astronaut Says We've Yet to Invent The Rockets That Will Take Us to Mars

Sorry, NASA. Keep working.<p>Chris Hadfield, most widely known for his zero-gravity guitar-playing, has seen an impressive amount of space …

Space Travel

Gone to pieces: Trump administration hopes to track and limit the debris threatening the space industry

WASHINGTON — Got Junk? Space does.<p>More than 600,000 pieces hurtling above and around the planet at speeds so high they threaten communications systems, weather satellites and other segments of the nation's burgeoning commercial space industry operating in Earth's lower orbit.<p>With that in mind, …

Space Exploration

How to Stay Fit After 40

How do athletes perform at a top level beyond age 40? This 41-year-old reveals strategies that even regular guys can use.<p>I'm not an elite athlete. I'm just a guy on the precipice of middle age who enjoys running, biking, soccer, and tennis. If I can push myself to my physical limit a couple of …

Johnson & Johnson

The Logitech Craft keyboard’s giant button is a tactile dream

Button of the Month: Logitech Craft keyboard<p><i>In today’s digital age, it can sometimes feel like hardware has taken a back seat to the software that drives devices. Button of the Month is a new column that will look at some of these buttons and switches on devices both old and new to appreciate how</i> …

MacBook Pro

Top 10 Most Intense Battles in US History

What were these battles? WWII? Fallujah? Take a Look Here - How Intense were they?

Top 10