Nicolas DiCriscio

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Nasa unveils visionary Mars rover which could be future of transport on Red Planet

It looks like the futuristic space truck from Ridley Scott’s film Prometheus but this is Nasa’s visionary new Mars rover which could one day provide transport for manned missions to the Red Planet.<p>The giant six-wheeled concept vehicle was unveiled at Nasa’s Kennedy Space Centre Visitor Complex this …

Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

Once in a while, you hear an old war story that restores your faith in humanity. Usually it involves a moment of quiet in the midst of chaos; some …

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Military Apologizes After Drone Strike Intended For Yemeni ISIS Base Accidentally Hits West Palm Beach Wedding

WASHINGTON—Attributing the incident to an unfortunate and highly out-of-the-ordinary technological malfunction, officials at the Pentagon apologized …

Russia proposes US-led coalition to strike Syrian terrorists with Moscow – def minister

Moscow suggests that the US-led coalition fighting against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria should fly joint missions with Russia in Syria, the …

Antarctic's massive Totten Glacier nearing 'tipping point' in global warming warn scientists

Global warming is threatening to trigger the catastrophic collapse of East Antarctica's massive Totten Glacier and in turn raise sea levels to …

SpaceX appears to be on track for Mars by 2018, but has legal hurdles to clear

Elon Musk's SpaceX made waves by announcing in late April that it planned to field a Mars mission by 2018. While those plans appear to be on track, legal and political issues remain. Based on what Digital Trends has learned, the company is doing what it needs to do to make sure it's clear …

Newly discovered ancient Roman army barracks to become part of Rome metro station

An ancient Roman army barracks has been discovered nine metres underground during digging work to construct a new metro station in Rome.<p>The city’s authorities have announced plans to integrate the archaeological find into Amba Aradam-Ipponio metro station when it opens in 2020. Thanks to the city’s …

Ancient Rome

The Japanese Historian Honoring Hiroshima’s American Dead

A Passion for Unraveling a Mystery<p>For more than four decades, Mori Shigeaki pieced together the fates of a dozen US airmen who perished alongside …

The World’s Largest Solar Plant Just Torched Itself

Misaligned mirrors are being blamed for a fire that broke out yesterday at the world’s largest solar power plant, leaving the high-tech facility …

The Legendary Guitar Solos Playlist

In the old days, nothing rocked harder than a guitarist who could <i>absolutely shred</i> during a solo. This playlist features some of the most legendary …

If a Bomb Brought Down EgyptAir 804, the War on Terror Is About to Change

First, the caveats: No hard evidence of a bomb has been found, and no claim of responsibility has been announced. But because of the way EgyptAir …

Top 10 Indie Games With Best Storylines

It’s amazing what kind of stories get told when you don’t have to listen to market research.After Dozen Of Fan Request Join …

Mars at opposition: how to watch the red planet in big, bright detail this weekend

On May 22, the sun, the Earth, and the planet Mars will line up for a once-in-two-years treat called "the opposition of Mars." It's a chance to see the red planet in big, bright, detail.<p>This event is called an "opposition" simply because Mars will be directly opposite the sun in orbit. It's special …

These Photos Were Snapped by a Giant Seafloor Observatory Deep in the Pacific

Ocean Networks Canada is wiring the ocean floor.<p>For the past decade, Ocean Networks Canada, based at the University of Victoria, has operated a massive cabled observatory at the bottom of the ocean. Working with underwater robots, ONC has wired the floor of the Pacific with fiber optic cable that …

Guy Takes More Fake Book Covers Onto Subway To See How People React

You may remember a story we did recently about Scott Rogowsky, a comedian who decided to ride the New York subway while reading a bunch of fake books …

How Abraham Lincoln Became the Only U.S. President to Hold a Patent

Courtesy Smithsonian National Museum of American History<p>Courtesy Smithsonian National Museum of American History<p>Courtesy Smithsonian National Museum …

The 12 most absurd Soviet-era buildings that are still standing

And that's especially true in former communist countries of Europe and Central Asia, where it seems like architects following a passing fad were allowed to do whatever they wanted.<p>The result was some bizarre and amazing-looking structures, many of which are still standing 25 years after the fall of …

Communist Party

11 forbidden places around the earth you wish you could visit

Our planet is loaded with many secrets places that you may not know about. What’s more, even the general population that think about the mystery …

North Korea

Galaxy M66

This image made by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope shows M66, the largest of the Leo Triplet galaxies. It has asymmetric spiral arms and an apparently displaced core most likely caused by the gravitational pull of the other two members of the trio. (NASA, ESA, Hubble Heritage …

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Incredible Card Flourishes Look Even Better in Slow Motion

Cardistry is cool, but some of its best flourishes are often hard to follow. The hand movements are so small and quick that your brain barely has …

The Last of the Few: Stunning photographs of Spitfires in flight, in pictures

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