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These Madmen Flew B-52 Bombers at Wave-Top Heights

This story originally appeared on July 22, 2013. 160 feet from tip to tail. 185 feet across. 240 tons of metal, fuel, bombs and human flesh traveling …

Military

27 Podcasts Men Should Check Out | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. But it’s been on a …

35 Greatest Speeches in History | The Art of Manliness

If a man wishes to become a great orator, he must first become a student of the great orators who have come before him. He must immerse himself in …

United Express opb Cape Air ATR 42

I Learned About Flying from That: Communication Breakdown

I suspect that the majority of professional pilots encounters their most interesting jobs early in their careers: places where the pay is rotten, the …

The 7 Best Pre- and Post-Workout Snacks at the Supermarket

Cheese? Yes, please!<p>Joe McDermott<p>It's a fact: You just won't be able to sculpt your booty, run a faster mile, or tighten your triceps as effectively without the proper fuel. That's why we asked our favorite team of nutritionists—Karen Ansel, R.D., Maureen Callahan, R.D., and Rachel Meltzer Warren, …

The Thinking Pilot's Flight Manual: Or, How to Survive Flying Little Airplanes and Have a Ball Doing It

The Thinking Pilots Flight Manual Or How to Survive Flying Little Airplanes and Have a Ball Doing It<p>The Thinking Pilots Flight Manual Or How to …

North America

20 TSA Compliant Everyday Carry Essentials

Kiehl’s No-Shine Lip Balm<p>From cabs and shuttles to terminals and planes, the whole air-travel process is riddled with dry environments and stale air. …

Scathing Government Reports On Both The F-35 Program And A-10 Divestment In One Week - The Drive

Scathing Reports On Both The F-35 Program And The A-10 Divestment Plan<p>A small dose of reality for two controversial USAF initiatives.<p>Lockheed …

Military

9V-SWE | Boeing 777-312ER | Singapore Airlines | Tobias Albrecht

Glittering Nighttime Photos of Airplanes Highlight the Majestic Beauty of Flight

Azul Obscura captures a view of aircrafts that often goes unseen by ordinary passengers. Standing on the runway, the Osaka-based photographer documents the planes as they approach the airstrip and safely make their landing. Although this is a common routine, Obscura’s visual style—specifically, his …

Photography

Izery mountains 2015

Refugees arrested in California and Texas on terror charges

<b>Two men from the Middle East who came to the US as refugees have been charged with supporting terrorism.</b><p>The arrests took place in California and Texas, but neither man was charged with plotting an attack on the US.<p>Both men are Iraqi-born Palestinians and had likely been in contact with the other …

Middle East

Oregon standoff: Why US police are surrounding a nature reserve

US law enforcement agents have surrounded a wildlife refuge in the western state of Oregon which has been occupied by an armed militia since early January.<p>One man was killed and eight people - including militia leader Ammon Bundy - were arrested during a traffic stop on Tuesday.<p>The militia says it …

Forests

America's iconic war machine

<b>The most feared bomber plane of the 20th Century is still going strong after 60 years in service in the US military - from Vietnam to Afghanistan. And she will keep on flying until 2044. How does this 1950s behemoth survive in the era of drones and stealth aircraft?</b><p>We are sweltering in the …

Military

Goodnight My Queen

Can we justify killing animals for food?

<b>Is it right to kill animals for food? And if it's wrong, how wrong is it? Could and should Western society ever change its views?</b><p>Four philosophers share their views with BBC Radio 4's Analysis programme.<p>Peter Singer: Our future selves will consider meat eating to be barbaric<p><i>Peter Singer is</i> …

Princeton University

Saab 340 Pilot & Cockpit

Westjet Encore Bombardier Q400

Dems blast GOP move on Confederate flag amendment

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> House Republican leaders decided to yank a bill on Thursday that would have allowed Confederate flags in federally run cemeteries. The decision comes on the same day South Carolina decided to remove the flag from its own state capitol.<p>The move came after House Democrats blasted …

Obama Administration