Josh Thomas

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Annie Easley helped make modern spaceflight possible

<i>To celebrate Black History Month, Engadget is running a series of profiles honoring African-American pioneers in the world of science and technology. Today we take a look at the life and work of Annie Easley.</i><p>Few people are brilliant enough to be a computer programmer or a mathematician. Even fewer …

15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Christmas Vacation

Who said the magic of the holiday season has to fade come January? Keep it alive all year long with these 15 interesting facts about 1989’s <i>National</i> …

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The Life and Times of Tom Delonge, the Man Who Confessed His Sexual Feelings Toward a Dog

Last night Tom Delonge quit blink-182. Then he didn’t. Is he an idiot?<p><i>(via)</i><p>So it’s happened. The bitter-end blink-182 fans have anticipated since the band got back together in 2009 for “the fans” (read: never ending tour; one album in six years; mortgage) took place last night, when the band put …

North Dakota's Anti-Ballistic Base

<i>If you want to learn about someplace, you can always pick up a textbook. But if you want to get to know a place, you're going to have to dig a little</i> …

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Project Blue Book: US Air Force UFO documents revealed

<b>Amateur historian John Greenewald has spent nearly two decades requesting declassified information from the US government regarding UFOs.</b><p>Recently, he posted more than 100,000 pages of documents on the US Air Force's internal UFO investigations to the internet. Here are the top five things to know …

Absolutely Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Airplane Controls

<i>All</i> of them? If you're talking about a commercial airliner, then there's hundreds and hundreds. There are big, fat manuals describing what they all …