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5 Astronauts Told Us Their Most Terrifying Moments In Space

Quick thinking doesn't come close to capturing it...<p>During Chris Hadfield’s first flight, he and his fellow astronauts had to navigate a quarter-million-pound shuttle toward a target the size of a coffee cup saucer on the Russian Mir Space Station.<p>Hadfield’s job was to relay the speed and range …

Space Science

1969: Photos of the historic Rolling Stones comeback concert in Hyde Park

Rolling Stones in Hyde Park<p>Featuring wannabe bikers and dead butterflies.<p>On July 5, 1969, the Rolling Stones headlined a free music festival in …

Unique Pop Fine Art by Limpfish

It's always a great day when you find a real slick set of works like these by artist David Barton, aka Limpfish. These are his take on famous fine …

Art

Japan's Biggest Organized Crime Syndicate Now Has Its Own Website and Theme Song

For starters, the site looks like it was created in the late 1990s. Still, the criminal syndicate is hoping it'll serve as a recruitment tool as the membership of yakuza organizations shrink and public support for them falls. And the branding reflects this; the site at first appears to be for an …

Ford investigation takes a disturbing turn

Well, this is a fine mess. Months after it emerged that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was the subject of a major police investigation, the two forces involved appear to be sharply at odds over who is in charge of it and where, if anywhere, it goes.<p>An Ontario Provincial Police spokesman says the force has …

Holland says yes to the network-agnostic SIM card

Advertisement<p>24 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Albert Lozano<p>Regulators in Netherlands this week opened the door for any company — whether Apple, Audi …

The Liberation of Steve McQueen

A decade and a half ago, the British filmmaker Steve McQueen took a plane to Grenada, the tiny West Indian island, to visit a beautiful place where …

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