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A hacker explains why US nukes controlled by ancient computers is actually a good thing

"The biggest security issue here isn't that the computer is 40 years old, but rather the quality of the lock on the door where the computer is housed," Cris Thomas, a strategist for Tenable Network Security, said in a statement.<p>Thomas, known in hacker circles by his pseudonym, Space Rogue, was one …


Seeing firsthand why Olympic National Park is one of the nation's great wilderness areas

The bald eagle was soaring on an air current above frosty Lake Crescent, its wings spread wide, white head and electric-yellow beak tilted slightly down. It was hunting, and a few seconds later it rocketed toward the surface of the lake. In an instant it was aloft again, carrying a small trout in …

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These ‘Ladies in White’ Have a Message for Fidel and Raul Castro

Civil Disobedience<p>Hours before President Obama landed in Cuba, the government in Havana cracked down on the famous ‘Ladies in White’ …

Airline execs say Amazon is looking to lease planes for shipping service

FedEx and UPS might face new competition in 2016. The Seattle Times reports today that Amazon is looking to lease 20 Boeing 767 jets in an effort to build its own air-delivery service. Unnamed cargo-industry executives tell the paper that the online retailer has approached multiple cargo-aircraft …


How mammoth Hurricane Patricia grew so powerful so fast