Ian Schmidt

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The 19 most game-changing weapons of the 21st century

We've come a long way since the stealth bomber.<p>Just as smart gadgets have invaded our homes and revolutionized our lives over the last 15 years, next-level weaponry has transformed the military.<p>The imperatives of the military have always been one of the main drivers of technological …

Roush Stage 3 Mustang cranks out 670 hp and 545 lb-ft

Roush really underestimated what the RS3 package would produce. Earlier, they said 630 hp. We like surprises.<p>Last time we reported on the 2015 Roush Stage 3 Mustang, a.k.a. RS3, the company had just opened the order banks and hinted to us that the final output figure of the RS3's supercharged …

World War II’s Strangest Battle: When Americans and Germans Fought Together

For one time only, Germans and Allies fought together in WWII. Andrew Roberts on a story so wild that it has to be made into a movie.<p>The most …

Ford engineer and son set new Hot Wheels loop record

This was the best "Take Your Kid To Work Day" idea ever.<p>Typically, Take Your Child to Work Day is like a free day for your kid. They dress up in natty little mini-person business clothes, get the day off from school, and everyone gets a dose of adorableness. At Ford's take your kid to work day, …

Hot Wheels

How Being a Worrywart Helps at Work

Pessimism and Anxiety Can Improve Performance<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Google+<p>Sue.Shellenbarger@wsj.com<p>Most people seek to project an upbeat, confident attitude on the job. But sometimes it is better to be a worrywart.<p>While ample research has documented the …

Computer Science

Cancer Survival Boosted by Tetanus Shot With Vaccine

Treatment with tetanus shot seems to enhance cancer vaccine’s effects, stimulating the immune system, Duke University study of glioblastoma patients finds<p>A common tetanus booster shot given to patients with a deadly form of brain cancer shortly before an experimental cancer vaccine prolonged their …

Immunotherapy

100 funny jokes by 100 comedians

Comedy

6 Foods That Boost Flavor Without Adding Calories

<b>Miso Paste</b><br>There are many different tastes and textures in miso paste varieties, but they will all give a rich, salty kick to your dishes. Try it in a marinade, like this miso-glazed salmon recipe.<p><b>Chicken Stock</b><br>A kitchen isn’t fully stocked without stock, which can be used over proteins, grains, …

Charles Barkley and the Plague of 'Unintelligent' Blacks

A history of respectability politics, from the postbellum period to today<p>Charles Barkley recently explained why "we as black people are never going to be successful." His reasoning is painful:<p>"We as black people are never going to be successful, not because of you white people, but because of other …