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The Shocking Reason Nazi Germany Crushed France During World War II

The Shocking Reason Nazi Germany Crushed France During World War II

World War II

How Boeing's KC-46 Next-Gen Tanker Will Set The Global Standard For Aerial Refueling

Boeing is developing a versatile aerial refueling tanker for the U.S. Air Force that will be a game-changer for the joint force and overseas allies. Much of the media coverage reaching the public has been about delays in completing testing, but three dozen of the tankers have already been built and …

Aviation

How Close Is Donald Trump to a Psychiatric Breakdown?

Last fall, prominent psychiatrists broke with the American Psychiatric Association to warn that President Trump is dangerous and mentally unstable. A …

Yes, This Is Going to Be Worse Than Watergate

In 1973, there were still some independent-minded lawmakers in the Grand Old Party. Today, not so much.<p>Something changed last weekend, did it not?<p>The …

Donald Trump

Why does a white CIA agent play the hero to Killmonger's villain in 'Black Panther'?

Given the CIA's checkered history in Africa, Agent Ross's star turn feels less than liberating.<p>Marvel and Walt Disney’s blockbuster “The Black Panther” has already raked in $922 million globally and is soon expected to blow past the billon mark. So far the film ranks as the ninth-biggest domestic …

Black Panther

How Russia's Eternal President Has Changed His Country

Russians will be going to the polls on March 18, but it is already clear who will emerge victorious. Vladimir Putin has been at the helm for almost …

The Best And Funniest Commercials Of Super Bowl 52

Even if you're not a football fan, you can appreciate a good Super Bowl commercial. Companies pay upwards of $5 million dollars for a 30-second spot, so they try to do something special every year. Luckily, most of these companies have a good sense of humor, so people watching the final football …

Advertising

How overseas Chinese answered China’s call to return ‘home’, but couldn’t take the culture shock and left, many for Hong Kong | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

In the aftermath of the Communist assumption of power in 1949-50, and the dawn of a bright new day for China that the Nationalist collapse initially …

Hong Kong

Boeing’s ‘son of Blackbird’ hypersonic plane is designed to hit 3,800 mph

The battle is well and truly on to replace Lockheed Martin’s legendary SR-71-“Blackbird” hypersonic plane after Boeing this week unveiled a concept …

Trump's Presidency Sinks Below Rock Bottom

More controversy than usual has been swirling around the White House, with Donald Trump losing his temper over a book accusing him of being an …

Trump Got Wolffed

The president should have known better. Michael Wolff does not mess around.<p>President Donald Trump could have saved himself a lot of grief if he—or one of his people—had read Michael Wolff’s 2008 book, <i>The Man Who Owns the News: Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch</i>, before permitting the writer …

Donald Trump

Is Something Neurologically Wrong With Donald Trump?

It is best not to diagnose the president from afar, which is why the federal government needs a system to evaluate him up close.<p>President Donald Trump’s decision to brag in a tweet about the size of his “nuclear button” compared with North Korea’s was widely condemned as bellicose and reckless. The …

Donald Trump

Discovery of Unknown Ancient Population Changes Our Understanding of How North America Was Settled

She died 11,500 years ago at the tender age of six weeks in what is now the interior of Alaska. Dubbed “Sunrise Girl-child” by the local indigenous …

You've been charging your phone wrong for years - here's the correct way

You are falling to asleep, but you jolt back upright and suddenly remember you have failed to do one thing: plug your phone in to charge.<p>We all put …

The USAF Has Finally Released a Glowing Film About the A-10 It Tried to Suppress

It took more than three years and a FOIA request to get an official, final cut of the footage.<p>USAF<p>The U.S. Air Force has finally released a small …

What Putin Really Wants

Russia's strongman president has many Americans convinced of his manipulative genius. He's really just a gambler who won big.<p>I. The Hack<p>The large, sunny room at Volgograd State University smelled like its contents: 45 college students, all but one of them male, hunched over keyboards, whispering …

The Story Of The MiG-31 “Firefox”: All You Need To Know About The Most Awesome (Fictional) Advanced High-Speed Interceptor Ever

If you thought you knew everything about the MiG-31, you were wrong! Based upon a 1977 novel of the same name by Craig Thomas, “Firefox” is a …

Aviation

Voyager 1's Back Thrusters Just Fired Up for the First Time in 37 Years

Imagine trying to start a car that's been sitting in a garage for decades—and the car is 13 billion miles away. That's what NASA attempted to do this …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

<b>College Football</b> 13 hours ago<p><b>NBA</b> Feb 28, 12:05 PM<p><b>College Football</b> Feb 28, 11:19 AM<p><b>NFL</b> Feb 28, 9:23 AM<p><b>College Football</b> Feb 28, 8:42 AM<p>Breaking news …

Autopsy For The Airbus A380? Part II

To understand why we may be looking at an “autopsy for the Airbus A380″ (see Part I of this story here) it’s important to look at the history of the A380 and the assumptions that led to the birth of the largest passenger aircraft in the world.<p>The research for designs that would ultimately result in …

Aviation

Can the world's mightiest naval fleet survive the perfect storm?

It was a once-in-a-decade display of American firepower.<p>Three US Navy aircraft carriers -- the largest, most sophisticated warships in history -- assembled off the Korean Peninsula, in a move timed to coincide with US President Donald Trump's first official visit to the region.<p>But behind the …

Military

This SR-71 Blackbird Cockpit Tour Is The Most Fascinating Thing You'll See All Week

Veteran SR-71 pilot gives a highly detailed tour of both cockpits and shares incredible recollections from his time flying the legendary jet.<p>Youtube …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

College Football

The Hidden History of Trump’s First Trip to Moscow

In 1987, a young real estate developer traveled to the Soviet Union. The KGB almost certainly made the trip happen.<p>It was 1984 and General Vladimir Alexandrovich Kryuchkov had a problem. The general occupied one of the KGB’s most exalted posts. He was head of the First Chief Directorate, the …

Russia

Drama in the Desert: How Airbus’s A380 Deal in Dubai Evaporated

At the handover of the 100th A380 superjumbo to Gulf carrier Emirates earlier this month in Hamburg, Airbus SE rolled out the red carpet to airline …

Aviation

That Time An X-15 Rocket Plane Entered Hypersonic Spin At Mach 5 And Broke Apart Killing USAF Test Pilot.

U.S. Air Force test pilot Maj. Michael J. Adams was killed during X-15 Flight 191 on Nov. 15, 1967. The North American X-15 was a hypersonic …

Aviation

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

3 hours ago<p>Blake Bortles just signed an extension in Jacksonville, which re-sets the board for the Broncos in their search for a new quarterback. …

A Russian Ghost Submarine, Its U.S. Pursuers and a Deadly New Cold War

The Krasnodar, a Russian attack submarine, left the coast of Libya in late May, headed east across the Mediterranean, then slipped undersea, quiet as a mouse. Then, it fired a volley of cruise missiles into Syria.<p>In the days that followed, the diesel-electric sub was pursued by the aircraft carrier …

Military

The Secret of Churchill’s Darkest Hour: An American General in London

Right under the nose of an ambassador who thought the Brits were finished Raymond E. Lee told the White House it was otherwise—and he was …