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To infinity...and beyond

We are all familiar with maps of the globe, as though seen from space, unfolded onto a flat page with America on the left and China on the right. …

Universe

Ready for the High Jump: NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Primed for Maiden Voyage (Part 2)

Under EFT-1, Orion will conduct two orbits of the Earth and then return to Earth at a blistering 20,000 mph (32,000 km/h). This test will prove out …

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

Glow-in-the-Dark Bike Path Inspired by Van Gogh's The Starry Night

The Dutch-based Studio Roosegaarde created a stunning illuminated trail in Nuenen, Netherlands. Called <i>Van Gogh-Roosegaard Bicycle Path</i>, it's based on the famous Vincent Van Gogh painting <i>The Starry Night</i>. This kilometer-long section is part of a cycle route through the province of Noord Brabant, …

The Colosseum Is Everything It's Cracked Up To Be

For some reason, people like to sleep in while they're on vacation. And sure, I do that sometimes, too. But not while in Italy. When I was in Rome earlier this year, I made sure to wake up early enough to find The Colosseum at sunrise. And I'm glad I gave myself time.<p>I woke up and walked out of the …

Sophisticated malware has been spying on computers since 2008

Highly sophisticated malware isn't limited to relatively high-profile sabotage code like Stuxnet -- sometimes, it's designed to fly well under the radar. Symantec has discovered Regin, a very complex trojan that has been spying on everyone from governments to individuals since at least 2008. The …

Photos of World War II Ships | World War II Database

6,640 items in this album on 332 pages.<p>Sims off the Boston Navy Yard, Massachusetts, United States, 9 May 1940, photo 2 of 3<p>Sims off the Boston Navy …

Military

Natural History Museum acquires world's most complete Stegosaurus fossil skeleton

A Stegosaurus skeleton will be the Natural History Museum in London's latest addition to its impressive dinosaur displays<p>For the first time in nearly …

Unseen World War One photos uncovered in Ulster archives

A startling collection of previously unseen photographs has provided a fresh perspective of life and death in the trenches during World War One.<p>Belfast man George Hackney, who was an amateur photographer in the years before the outbreak of war, took his camera with him when he was sent off to fight …