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Egypt's military leaders unveil devices they claim can detect and cure Aids

Egypt's military leaders have come under ridicule after the chief army engineer unveiled what he described as a "miraculous" set of devices that detect and cure Aids, hepatitis and other viruses.<p>The claim, dismissed by experts and called "shocking to scientists" by the president's science adviser, …

​Steal Money In This Game, Get Actual Money In Real Life

"Earn cash and win prizes just by playing video games!" We've seen that type of empty promise on dozens of fake-out ads all over the internet. But …

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North Korea Lands First Ever Man On The Sun, Confirms Central News Agency

THE STATE News Agency of North Korea has confirmed today that the country has become the first in the world to ever land a man on the sun.<p>It reported …

"Doughnut Rock" Added to Mars's Mystery Object Hall of Fame

Folks have been seeing funny things on Mars for a very long time.<p>Crumbling canals, a mysterious sphinx, and now something that looks like a crumpled jelly doughnut... Mars has a way of serving up mystery objects that befuddle and delight us earthlings. (See video: "Exploration: Mission to …

“Lone Survivor” Inspires Madison Scouts Show

This Friday, January 10th, the movie “Lone Survivor” goes into wide release in theaters across North America. Based on The New York Times …

Into the Mind of an Infantry Squad Leader

Call of Duty Championship coming in March with $1 million on the line

Activision and Microsoft are teaming up again for the second annual Call of Duty Championship.<p>The two companies announced plans for the major event, which will take place March 28-March 30 in Los Angeles. The tournament touts a $1 million prize pool, and the 32 best teams around the world shall …

Medical radioactive material truck 'stolen in Mexico'

<b>A truck carrying medical radioactive material has been stolen in Mexico, the UN's nuclear watchdog says.</b><p>Mexico told the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that the truck was carrying a "dangerous radioactive source" used for cancer treatments when it was stolen on Monday.<p>The radiotherapy …

Nigerian man rescued from sunken boat after three days trapped at bottom of Atlantic – video

Harrison Odjegba Okene, a Nigerian cook, is found by divers after surviving for three days in an air pocket on a sunken tugboat at the bottom of the Atlantic. Divers from the Dutch company DCN Diving are looking for dead bodies when Okene grabs one of the divers' hands. The diver uses hot water to …

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Walmart Black Friday sales include console discounts, $40 Call of Duty: Ghosts

Walmart's slate of Black Friday discounts on games and hardware have been revealed, and include markdowns on most current-gen consoles and major cuts on recently-launched games.<p>On the hardware side, Walmart will have a 4GB Xbox 360 on sale for $99, down from its standard price of $179. A PS3 bundle …

Ubisoft: Modern day Assassin's Creed unlikely

An Assassin's Creed game set in the modern day is unlikely, lead writer for the franchise Darby McDevitt said during a recent Reddit AMA.<p>"I doubt we would do a modern day [Assassin's Creed]," McDevitt said. "There are just too many mechanics we would have to develop to make it believable ... …

Call of Duty: Ghosts review: for the dead

Ghosts never goes beyond the barest requirements for a sequel<p><i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i> is the best evidence in years of a franchise going through the motions.<p>The long-running joke about Call of Duty — generally espoused by non-fans — goes like this: Each year's installment of Call of Duty is only …

'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' Launches At The Center Of Xbox One Controversy

<i>Call of Duty</i> remains one of the most successful video game franchises, and most recognizable game brands, in the history of the medium.<p>The latest, <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>, launches on PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U, and PC this Tuesday. It launches ten days later on the PlayStation 4 and the following week on …

North Korea warns of 'all-out war' as it refuses to sign pact with US

North Korea has issued a fresh warning of an "all-out war", urging the United States to stop military drills and what it described as "nuclear blackmail".<p>The country also refused to sign a non-aggression pact that John Kerry, the US Secretary of State, offered last week on condition of …

Launch Pad 34

Used to take my lunch break here,20 years ago when they wete building the sewage treatment plants on the base.

10 Foods Every Couple Must Bring To Bed

Turn up the heat when you eat between the sheets with these new titillating taste sensations

Danny Trejo almost shanked a guy on the set of ‘Con Air’

The first 15 or 20 minutes of <i>Machete</i> was enough for me, and I have pretty much zero interest in the sequel. That said, I’m glad it exists, because it means a Danny Trejo press tour. I’ll gladly sit through a hundred <i>Machete</i> trailers if it means getting stuff like Grantland’s new profile of Danny …

'X-Men' Producer Goes On Racist Facebook Rant

The Hollywood Reporter first reported the story, noting Palermo left his position at Fox more than a year ago after his contract ended.<p>Here are some of the postings that appeared on his Facebook page that has since been taken down. Warning, the following may offend some readers.<p><b>About Anderson</b> …

Russian Police Ninja GIF

Awesome <i>GIF</i> of Russian police special forces training on how to stop a car, which looks insane.

If You Can Smell This, You May Not Have Alzheimer's

A new diagnostic test involves a dollop of peanut butter.<p>You may not have heard of "the peanut butter test," but it could become a fantastically low-cost and non-invasive way to test for Alzheimer's. After all, what's less invasive than asking someone to smell some delicious peanut butter?<p>"The …

Stunning Photos Of Hot Air Balloons At The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Every year since the first gathering of 13 balloons in 1972, the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico has brought together hot air balloonists and enthusiasts from all around the country and the world in what is the premier hot air balloon event of the year.<p>With the Sandía Mountains as a …

Cosmic Concept: Laser-Powered Space Travel

To travel to outer solar system and eventually to the stars, we're going to need some big breakthroughs in propulsion, protection from cosmic radiation, and more. Our Cosmic Concepts series looks at the far-out ideas that will take us there.<p><b>Young K. Bae wants us to travel to the moon within hours</b>, …

18 Beatles Songs That John Lennon Totally Hated

He was only kinda "meh" on the Fab Four, really.<p>Lennon thought the Bobby Scott/Rick Marlow song was too old-fashioned and spitefully called it "A Waste of Money."<p>"That's the one song I really hate of mine," he told <i>Hit Parader</i> in 1972. "Terrible lyric."<p>"That's me trying a rewrite of 'This Boy' but …