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Bomb-proof bag could suppress explosion on aircraft

A controlled explosion in the luggage hold of an aircraft was successfully contained by a bomb-proof lining developed by an international team of scientists. The technology shows how a plane’s luggage hold may be able to contain the force of an explosion if a device hidden in an item of luggage …

Indiegogo Bans Non-Lethal SALT Gun

Safe arms limitation talks<p>The premise behind the SALT gun is right there in the name: it’s a gun that shoots salt, designed as a “Safe ALTernative” to a lethal gun, for people to keep as a home defense weapon that incapacitates but doesn't kill an attacker. Developing such a weapon is tricky, and …

Guns

Flir One review: the thermal camera you need to see through the darkness

Flir One, a thermal imaging camera attachment to your iPhone or Android smartphone, is designed to let you peer deep into impenetrable places like walls and through the pitch black darkness of night. For this utilitarian purpose alone, contractors, sportspeople and homeowners will likely put the …

Dr. Dre announces release of first album in 15 years

PHOENIX (AP) — Hip hop super-producer Dr. Dre says the wait is finally over — he's going to release his first album in 15 years.<p>Dre said on his radio …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Did Joe Oliver overstep?

In response to question, the Finance Minister said quantitative easing is ‘not on the table.’ Should he have said that?<p>OTTAWA — The federal finance …

Why Bank of Canada’s rate cut may have less impact than Poloz hopes

<i>Steve Ambler is David Dodge Chair in monetary policy at the C.D. Howe Institute and professor at the University of Quebec at Montreal.</i><p>The Bank of Canada's decision to cut its overnight rate target to 0.5 per cent was expected by many in the wake of the disappointing economic news that's come since …

After filing for bankruptcy, 50 Cent is still stuck with his 52-bedroom Connecticut mansion

Mondays are rough — especially if you’re 50 Cent.<p>Originally reported by The Wall Street Journal, the rapper filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this …

50 Cent