Robert Herman

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Review: Netatmo June

I've got what you would call a fair complexion. If I step out into the sun without a hat, umbrella, or liberal slathering of SPF 50, I'm going to …

No One Can Agree What a Spoiler Is, But Maybe This Guide Can Help

While it's always been rude to, say, shout the twist ending at someone on their way into a movie, the idea of "spoilers"–and the way we discuss …

How to Win at Bridge Using Quantum Physics

Contract bridge is the chess of card games. You might know it as some stuffy old game your grandparents play, but it requires major brainpower, and …

Let's Rename the Redskins After a Native Species

This morning, the US Patent and Trademark Office canceled six trademarks on the Washington Redskins' team name. This effectively pulls the rug out …

Spiders Are Catching and Eating Fish on Every Continent Except Antarctica

If you want to watch a spider eat a fish—and you know you do—you need to think like a spider.<p>First, go where the water is still: a windless lake, or …

What's next for Benghazi terror suspect Ahmed Abu Khatallah?

The capture of Ahmed Abu Khatallah could be compared to a large group of trappers quietly snaring rare and dangerous prey.<p>For days, Army Delta Force commandos, the FBI and U.S. intelligence agencies lay in wait for one of the alleged masterminds behind the deadly September 11, 2012, attack on the …

Top US military official: not enough intelligence to launch Iraq air strikes

As Baghdad awaits Barack Obama's decision on air strikes against the jihadist army conquering much of Iraq, the senior US military officer suggested that the US still lacks sufficient intelligence to take action.<p>Army general Martin Dempsey, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, told a Senate panel …

Libya demands return of Benghazi suspect seized by U.S. forces

Libya’s weak interim government on Wednesday verbally assailed the U.S. capture of a suspected mastermind of the 2012 attack in Benghazi that killed four Americans and set off a political firestorm in the United States.<p>At a news conference nearly 24 hours after thePentagonpublicly disclosed the …

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