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Star Trek: Voyager’s ‘Kes’ charged with exposing herself to kids in Tennessee

HARRIMAN, Tenn. (WATE) – A woman who played the medical assistant in the first three season of Star Trek: Voyager was arrested for indecent …

How to get GM butterfly? Make parasitic wasp inject deadly virus into caterpillar, study finds

Nature is full of surprises, and its newest twist is a blessing and a curse for butterflies. Wasps have managed to genetically modify the creatures …

How Hitler tried to terrorize the seas with U-boats during World War II

By the end of the war, Hitler's Kriegsmarine, the navy of Nazi Germany, had built 1,162 U-boats, which is short for the German word "Unterseeboot," or undersea boat.<p>In the fall 2015 issue of Weapons of WWII magazine, Marc DeSantis explains how the U-boats were used during World War II.

World History
Guns

Texas man starts 'Safe Harbor Initiative' to show support for law enforcement

With a little bit of blue paint, one man has started a movement to show local law enforcement that the people inside his San Antonio home support …

Breakdown of the fastest spaceships in the history of science fiction

But what about compared to spaceships in other sci-fi universes?<p>This awesome Fat Wallet graphic has the answer. It ranks spaceships featured in popular sci-fi stories from slowest to fastest.<p>It's divided between ships that are slower than the speed of light and ships that are faster than the speed …

Science Fiction

Weird Weapons And Other Surprising Objects From The First World War

Gauntlet dagger<p>This gauntlet dagger – sometimes also known as a ‘punching’ dagger – is designed to be worn on the bearer’s arm like a glove during …

World War I

Donald Trump Has A New Gun Plan, And It’s Just As Crazy As You Think

Donald Trump imagines a world where regular citizens can buy automatic weapons; where gun owners can hide their weapons in any state; where there are …

Panic rises as blood moon apocalypse nears

On September 28, God and science will collide in spectacular fashion with the fourth lunar eclipse in just two years — a series known as a “tetrad” — …

Customer Service

New pistol with a built-in silencer debuts

A silencer manufacturer has unveiled an unusual new gun that's meant to be seen but not heard: a pistol with a built-in silencer.<p>The Maxim 9 is a pistol with a silencer integrated into the gun, according to SilencerCo, a silencer manufacturer in Utah. This is different from most silencers, which …

Guns