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GoTennas keep you connected where normal cell phones fear to tread

The GoTenna is a rugged digital radio that ensures you can always stay in touch with your hiking partner, whether or not you have cell service. It …

Apps

Government website reveals plan to revive Soviet-era use of marine mammals for combat operations<p>Russia’s defence ministry is looking to buy five dolphins, the government has revealed, as the country strives to revive its Soviet-era use of sea mammals for military tasks.<p>The military has opened the …

Russia

Mughal India ~ The Biggest Holocaust in World History

[<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>Sikhism believes in defence of all people including themselves. This article is not meant to single out any religion but tyranny</i> …

Why Donald Trump's Tax Returns May Prove He's Not That Rich

On two occasions, this writer has spent weeks striving to demystify the Vatican’s finances. Now I’m attempting to solve the riddle of Donald Trump’s …

Ted Cruz's campaign is flailing – and the Alamo could be his last stand

Ted Cruz usually exudes the self-righteous certitude of a man who knows he is heading towards both victory and heaven. He isn’t just running a campaign for president, but a faith-propelled Cruzade to restore Judeo-Christian values and Reaganomics to Washington.<p>But at a “victory” party in a mostly …

Republicans

45 percent of Americans pay no federal income tax

Many Americans don’t have to worry about giving Uncle Sam part of their hard-earned cash for their income taxes this year.<p>An estimated 45.3 percent …

Income Inequality

Scientists Warn All Plant Life Dying Within 30-Yard Radius Of Ted Cruz Campaign Signs

ITHACA, NY—Warning that the flora in the immediate vicinity withers and turns black at an alarming rate, scientists from Cornell University alerted …

21 Insane Gadgets To Make Your iPhone Even Cooler

Because carrying a handheld computer isn't high-tech enough.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Plane flies yards above tourists' heads in video shot at Caribbean island Saint Martin's Maho Beach

Tourists have captured close-up footage of passenger plane flying just yards above their heads as it comes in to land on a Caribbean island.<p>Video …

Caribbean

B.o.B Insists the World Is Flat: 'There's No Way You Can See All the Evidence and Not Know'

Can we pretend that airplanes in the night sky are like shooting stars … oh, and also that the world is flat?<p>On Sunday night and Monday morning, hip …

iPhone 5se: Leaked information claims next Apple phone will be iPhone 6 in iPhone 5 case

Many of the details of the new, smaller iPhone have been revealed.<p>The phone’s case will mostly be the same as that of the iPhone 5s, according to a …

Mobile Technology

Delete All of These iPhone Apps or Risk Having Your Data Stolen

Popular games like Angry Birds 2 may have been infected by suspicious malware.<p>Following a recent security breach, Apple has removed over 300 apps from the iTunes store this week after discovering that the software was collecting users' email addresses and device serial numbers, MyFox Boston reports.<p>…

We saw where America's most expensive war machine gets a classified feature, but this is all we can tell you about it

<b>FORT WORTH, Texas</b>— "This room is the most advanced painting facility in the world," retired US Air Force pilot and F-35 simulation instructor Rick Royer told me as we toured Lockheed Martin's highly secure plane facility.<p>The Aircraft Final Finishes bay is where America's most expensive weapons …

Iranian Nuclear Scientists Hurriedly Flush 200 Pounds Of Enriched Uranium Down Toilet During Surprise U.N. Inspection

QOM, IRAN—Running into the bathroom with armfuls of the fissile material after spotting several United Nations nuclear inspectors approaching for a …

Terrifying footage of what really goes on when a plane lands

With so much modern technology installed in the modern cockpit, it's easy to believe that planes more or less fly themselves these days - surely the …

Autonomous ambulance that took its first untethered flight in Israel is capable of landing in spaces that helicopters can’t, and will be able to airlift two people<p>A drone ambulance designed to airlift two people has taken autonomously to the air for the first time.<p>The AirMule, which can take off …

Civil Aviation

Timelapse Footage Showing the Elaborate Process of Painting Two Southwest Airlines Boeing 737s

Timelapse footage by Southwest Airlines shows the elaborate process of painting two of their Boeing 737-700 airplanes, Colorado One and Missouri One. …

italiers.com

That time when we strapped an extra engine on to a jumbo

Today’s QF63 from Sydney to Johannesburg took off with an extra passenger on board – a six tonne Rolls Royce engine.<p>With its four powerful engines …

Here's how to delete those annoying default apps from your iPhone

If you’re at all like me, you rail against certain default apps on your iPhone. In my case, it’s the stocks app. I have no money to invest, and every …

Apps

What Bernie Sanders Thinks Is Wrong With the Fed

If elected president, he said he’d board up the “revolving door” between regulators and the bankers they’re supposed to regulate.<p>Bernie Sanders detailed a number of his financial-policy proposals in New York on Tuesday. Though he’s been clear in the past that he thinks America’s biggest banks …

Bernie Sanders

Adventures in Islam: The Myths and Legends of Muslim Homogeneity

As we watch the presidential debates unfold, one could be excused for thinking that there was an imminent threat of an Islamic takeover of the United States.<p>According to NPR, at a New Hampshire rally, Donald Trump followed up his proposed ban on all Muslims entering the country with the comment …

Virgin Galactic to unveil new space plane in February — and Stephen Hawking may be there

Virgin Galactic is one step closer to taking hundreds of rich people — and possibly Stephen Hawking — to suborbital space.<p>Richard Branson's …

Watch an F-16 reach 15,000 feet in just 45 seconds from brake release

We’ve seen our fair share of crazy and sometimes death-defying airplane viral videos — check out this compilation of seven terrifying airplane …

All schools shut down in Augusta County, Virginia, over Islam homework

<b>(CNN) —</b> After a teacher at a Virginia school handed out a standard homework assignment on Islam, such an angry backlash flooded in that it prompted officials to close every single county school as a safety precaution.<p>"While there has been no specific threat of harm to students, schools and school …

Evangelical college suspends tenured professor for saying Christians & Muslims “worship the same God,” echoing pope

Wheaton College put the hijab-wearing Dr. Larycia Hawkins on administrative leave citing “theological implications”<p>An Evangelical Christian college suspended a tenured professor for insisting that Christians and Muslims "worship the same God," echoing the pope.<p>Dr. Larycia Alaine Hawkins is an …

Opulent Air Travel Is Reaching a New Level of Lunacy with Seats On Top of the Plane

Instead of offering reliable on-time service, zero baggage fees, and decent meals, airlines seem willing to try anything else to fill seats. …

Cruise Ships

Donald Trump in spat with 'dopey' Saudi Prince as Muslim row rumbles on

Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, whose wealth dwarfs even that of Mr Trump, uses Twitter to call on Republican front-runner a disgrace to all America<p>Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidate who has shot to the head of the polls with a campaign based on hyperbole and bombast, has done it …

'Please switch off the camera': Qatar Airways' dramatic auto-brake aborted takeoff at JFK

Prior to that tweet, Mr Honig said another passenger - possibly an airline executive - had asked him to stop tweeting "for now". A flight attendant …

The 12 most impressive car innovations we've seen this year

They have to be smart, comfortable, easy to use, and just cool.<p>That's why automakers and tech companies have been designing innovative car features from holographic dashboards to rotating chairs.<p>These innovations can improve the driving experience, whether it's you or the car driving, and highlight …

Innovation