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Air Force Wants Airplanes With Laser Cannons By 2022

Gunships and fighters and lasers, oh my<p>According to the Air Force, the future of war in the sky is lasers. Lasers on new jet fighters are a future goal, but there’s lower-hanging fruit in the world of science fiction weapons that the Air Force hopes to reach first: why not mount the lasers on …

The Difference Between Baking Powder And Baking Soda, In One Simple Chart

The difference between baking powder and baking soda is an enigma that has plagued the home baker since the dawn of time -- or at least since the introduction of these two chemical leaveners. They both make things rise without the need for persnickety yeast. They show up in a lot of recipes -- …

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Corsair's Liquid Cooled Bulldog Is The Compact Gaming PC I Can't Wait To Build

Corsair knows how to expertly construct a PC chassis, and I doubt there are many dissenters to argue this. From budget workhorses like the Carbide 200R to mini-ITX beauties like the 250D to super towers like the Obsidian 900D that can accommodate the most extravagant builds, Corsair has the bases …

Sierra Leone sprinter Jimmy Thoronka released from police custody

The homeless athlete was arrested for overstaying his visa but has now been taken to Home Office accomodation<p>Jimmy Thoronka, the athlete from Sierra Leone who disappeared at the end of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last August and was then arrested in London on Friday, has been released from …

Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin trailer shows what's changing in Dark Souls 2

A new trailer for <i>Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin</i>, Namco Bandai's re-release of <i>Dark Souls 2</i> and its three expansions, gives fans of the Souls series a taste of what's coming this April. From visual changes to new enemies (and old enemies showing up in unexpected places), there's a lot to see …

Donald Sutherland Has Taken The Jennifer Lawrence Praise To An All-Time High

At some point, people are bound to get tired of all of the talk about how seemingly wonderful and generally cool Jennifer Lawrence is. Even the actress has addressed that fact in recent interviews, which hopefully means that she’ll be able to sense the warning signs and stave off any meltdowns or …

Keira Knightley: ‘I used to try to be sensible and good and professional’

There are few young actors who have divided opinion as much as Keira Knightley. It’s hard to understand – can she really have done so much to offend? She is only 29, and yet she appears to have attracted an extraordinary amount of vitriol in her short career. If she is not too pretty to be worthy …