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Surfer goes to head-to-head with pod of dolphins as he takes on gigantic Australian waves… and loses

• <b>Trent Sherborne was catching waves at his local beach in Kalbarri, Western Australia</b>• <b><br>Photographer Matt Hutton was lining up his last shot on the shore</b> …

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The Marines - PBS Documentary (full length)

US marine faces retrial over killing of Iraqi civilian

The US marine corps is to retry a sergeant whose murder conviction in a major Iraq war crime case has been overturned twice by military courts in recent years.<p>The military branch determined that the seriousness of the crime warranted a retrial of the case of Sergeant Lawrence Hutchins, who led an …

Marines raise money from their powerful 'brand'

WASHINGTON — Over its storied 238-year history the Marine Corps has built a powerful brand.<p>Only in recent years, however, has the Marine Corps and other services been able to capitalize on their reputations by selling agreements that allow businesses to purchase the right to use trademarked slogans …

A Map Of Winds All Over The World

See high-speed winds and cyclones over the sea.<p>Aeolus, is that you? This is a map of winds on Earth, created from a mathematical model made by NASA. Scientists ran a complete simulation using the model, representing the movement of winds and other atmospheric phenomena on Earth from May 2005 to May …

Space Travel

Distant Stars, Saturn's Bars, and a Trip to Mars

A supernova's ghost, Saturn's unearthly rings, and the next Mars mission's send-off round out the week's best space pictures.

As Customers Seek Privacy, AeroFS Emerges With Stealthy File Sharing Software

By<p>Deborah Gage<p>Deborah Gage<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@deborahgage<p>deborah.gage<p>Google+<p>Deborah.Gage@wsj.com<p>Air Computing Inc., which is doing business as AeroFS, emerged publicly Friday with software that lets customers privately share files in a way that no outsider–not even their software …

Aluminium: The metal that just keeps on giving

<b>Two hundred years ago, no-one knew aluminium existed. Today it is everywhere - in cans, window frames, packaging, even car bodies. New uses for it are constantly being discovered - but it's possible that one day we'll be able to stop mining the ore, and rely completely on recycling.</b><p>Aluminium has a …

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Here’s who (probably) did that massive $150,000,000 Bitcoin transaction

One of the unique things about Bitcoin is that every transaction on its network is publicly available for anyone to examine. Any time a user sends a payment to another user, that transaction is reflected in the "blockchain," a global, permanent ledger of Bitcoin transactions.<p>You can examine every …

NSA infected 50,000 computer networks with malicious software

One Woman's Dangerous War Against the Most Hated Man on the Internet

I felt like Will Smith in "Enemy of the State." I was being hunted, harassed and stalked by criminals with technological expertise. I had been thrust …

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