W McCannon

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How to Embalm a Body

The first dead body I saw was my grandfather’s, at his funeral. More recently, I attended the funeral of a friend who’d died in a car accident. I …

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America’s Undersea Advantage is Eroding

The Naval Submarine League held its annual confab last month outside Washington. Silent-service leaders warned – rightly – that senior commanders’ …

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Marina Rikhvanova’s Quest To Save Russia’s Lake Baikal

She fell hopelessly in love with Lake Baikal—and this love caused all of her troubles.<p>Marina Rikhvanova, the soft-spoken but persistent leader of the …

Firefox plugin reveals how your internet browsing is being monitored

If someone screams "they're watching you!" into your face, then you're either starring in a horror movie or living in these surveillance-conscious times. Still, if it's the latter, at least now you can put a name to the faceless entities observing your every move. Mozilla has released Lightbeam, a …

How A Relationship Brought Me Halfway Around The World And Back Again

Relationships are difficult as is. Moving 9,000 miles just to keep one going probably doesn't help.