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The OV-1 Mohawk Was One Of The U.S. Military's First Forgotten Light Attack Planes

Infighting within the US Army and with the US Air Force meant the plane never got to reach its full potential.<p>US Army via Ray Wilhite<p>As the U.S. Air …

Military

Tuesday timesuck: An amazing, totally-free synth app for your iPad that's as close to sorcery as it gets

<b>Published on</b> July 3rd, 2018 | <i>by Alan Cross</i><p>0<p>Tuesday timesuck: An amazing, totally-free synth app for your iPad that’s as close to sorcery as it …

Synthesizers

UW science school dismisses science on sex differences

The University of Washington School of Computer Science is dismissing the science behind sex differences after a professor argued that men and women …

Gender

Stealth and Speed: America's SR-71 is Still the World's Fastest Plane - Warrior Maven

Military Aircraft

Lightning Strikes – 11 Electrifying Facts About Lockheed’s Legendary P-38

Lockheed’s iconic P-38 Lightning could reach speeds of more than 400 mph and could fly distances of up to 1,700 miles (or more with drop tanks). Its …

Aviation

2018 July 3 - An Airplane in Front of the Moon

<b>An Airplane in Front of the Moon</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Ji-Hoon Kim<p><b>Explanation:</b> If you look closely at the Moon, you will see a large airplane in …

South Korea

Bernard Hinault: Tour de France Peloton Should Strike Over Chris Froome

Five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault has called on riders at this year’s race to strike in protest over the presence of Chris Froome, who has been mired in a doping scandal since last fall.<p>Froome was found to have twice the permissible amount of asthma drug Salbutamol in his system …

Road Cycling

You Versus a Tour de France Pro

How would you measure up against the world’s best riders?<p>Ever wonder how you’d fare against a Tour de France pro? Now you can see for yourself. We’ve taken a look at some key performance metrics (as well as some fun ones) to see how you would stack up against the world’s best.<p>Average Time Trial …

Road Cycling

Beautiful Pictures of Flowers and Butterflies by Adam Gor

Beautiful pictures of flowers, butterflies and caterpillars by Adam Gor, talented 23-year-old self taught photographer, retoucher and biology student …

Photography

10 Brutal Facts About the Roman Legions

<b>7. Weapons and Armor</b><p>In the beginnings of the Roman army, only the wealthy could afford to own a sword, a shield, and probably a helmet. They became …

Ancient History

Why you should get a burner phone number, even if you aren't a spy

Apps make it easy to create a second number.<p>The first time you heard of a burner phone—a cheap prepaid mobile intended for temporary use—was probably while watching a crime drama. But an extra cell phone comes in handy even when you operate on the right side of the law.<p>A second number can help you …

Apps

Vestrahorn in Bloom

You can now explore Frank Lloyd Wright’s incredible architecture lab from your computer

For architecture fans, a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture laboratory Taliesen West is a necessary pilgrimage. Spread across 620 acres (250 hectares) in the Arizona desert, Taliesin West is where the masterful design mind gestated and developed several tenets of his revolutionary organic …

Architecture

iWork update makes it easier to create data-rich documents on an iPad

<b>There’s a new update making the rounds for Apple’s iWork suite – Keynote, Numbers and Pages – that’s bound to make it easier to create data-rich</b> …

Equations

The Left is Deaf When Hearing Jordan B. Peterson

Opinion<p>Posted: Jun 12, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>I have been …

These Extremely Condensed Versions Of Famous Books Are Hilarious And Enlightening

This cartoonist is nailing it.

This abandoned island fort could be yours for $535K

Talk about a fixer-upper<p>This rundown fort on an island off the coast of Pembrokeshire in the U.K. is for sale for £400,000 (approximately $535,400), and it’s a dream project for an industrious type looking to spend some serious time and money on renovations.<p>The Stack Rock Fort was built in 1850 and …

Beijing Teahouse

Fuchun Boat Rooms

Inspired by the water tribes of the Ming dynasty, the Fuchun Boat Rooms provide a tranquil lakeside stay in rural China. The hut-like rooms are …

House Envy: This modern masterpiece was designed by Georgia architect Robert Green, one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s last apprentices

Recently restored, the Buckhead home balances form and function with elements that connect art and nature<p>If you’re a fan of renowned architect Frank …

Viking Warfare

Viking warfare, along with its key component of raiding, is inextricably connected with the expansion of Scandinavian influence along the North …

The Plane That Wasn’t There – Nine Amazing Facts About the F-117 “Stealth Fighter”

“For years, the plane’s very existence remained one of the Pentagon’s most closely guarded secrets.” ON AUG. 1, 2008, the United States Air Force …

2018 June 1 - Mars Approach

<b>Mars Approach</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Damian Peach, Chilescope team<p><b>Explanation:</b> Since the distance from Earth to Mars changes drastically as the …

Things 3.6 upgrades task manager with Type Travel, full iPad keyboard support

Cultured Code is releasing version 3.6 of its Things task manager, and the new update focuses on iPad users with full support for external keyboards. The goal of Things 3.6 is to make it possible to use the app on an iPad with an external keyboard without having to frequently touch the …

6 quick tricks for doing more with Apple Maps

Never get lost again<p>Apple Maps has traditionally gotten a bad rap in comparison with the Google Maps platform that came before it. But in many respects, Apple's in-house mapping system has grown to be just as good as Google's offerings. Whether you're using the app on iOS or macOS, we've rounded up …

Gorgeous Frank Lloyd Wright home wants $3.4M in Minneapolis

The Frieda and Henry J. Neils House is on the market in Minneapolis<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We’d love to see what you’ve got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Minneapolis, Minnesota<p><b>Price:</b> …

Listen To A P-82 Twin Mustang Purr, A Glorious Sound Not Heard In Over 30 Years

Arguably one of the most exciting warbird restorations ever is coming to fruition and here's the sound to prove it.<p>Facebook Screencap<p>Tyler …

Avoiding The IRA Waterfall: 4 More Ways To Increase The After-Tax Value Of Your IRAs

You can reduce the additional taxes and penalties often triggered by IRA required minimum distributions.<p>Qualified charitable distributions are perhaps the best way for those over age 70 1/2 to make charitable gifts.<p>The bane of many retirements is the requirement to take minimum distributions from …

Retirement

Morocco Pool

New Zealand Autumn Walk