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All 11 Versions of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Ranked

The <i>Enterprise</i> isn’t just quintessential to the long history of <i>Star Trek</i>, it’s alsoone of the most iconic starships of all time. It was the star of …

Science Fiction

Democrats Say America Is The Worst Western Country For Mass Shootings. That's A Lie.

There’s a myth that has been propagated by Democrats after mass shootings: mass shootings are far more common in the United States than in other …

Guns

Formula 1 2018 car launches: Every team's new look for the season as they are unveiled

Alfa Romeo

Logan's Run: Everything you didn't know about the '70s sci-fi classic

For geeks of a particular age who grew up in the Swingin' '70s, MGM's <i>Logan's Run</i> exists on an ethereal plane prior to the <i>Star Wars</i> supernova …

Science Fiction

These 40 Inspirational Quotes Picked By Richard Branson Will Move You To Achieve Your Potential

The endlessly entrepreneurial Sir Richard Branson serves as curator of words that will move you to more.<p>Elon Musk is the current media darling for having vision and achieving crazy things.<p>Jeff Bezos has more than his share of bold ideas and Mark Zuckerberg is no slouch in focusing on big things …

Motivation

Putting the “Space” in Workspace

For a person who sees the bigger picture, who isn’t afraid to think big, and whose imagination is as uncontainable as the universe, the DeskSpace is …

Solar System

Armed police POV: cop's eye view of gun training exercise is a real eye-opener

Training for a day they hope will never come, these are the firearms officers ready to keep us safe.<p>In the wake of terror attacks in Paris, London …

Northumbria Police

This Physics Breakthrough Could Help Save the World

Turbulence wastes a lot of energy. New research shows how we might reduce it.<p>If humans want to avoid boiling the oceans, we’ll have to find ways to use energy more efficiently. This, in turn, requires solving a problem that people don’t typically connect to climate change: the turbulence created …

Physics

The Marine Corps is rolling out a new rifle — and a whole lot of other gear

More than a year after announcing it was experimenting with a rifle for infantrymen, the Marine Corps has said it will distribute the M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle to more Marines, including those outside of the infantry squad.<p>The M27 is currently carried by just one member of the fire team, the …

Military

NASA Runs Successful First Tests of Compact Nuclear Reactor for Mars Base

If humans have any hope of sticking around on Mars for longer than a few days, they’ll need some form of power to sustain themselves. A successful …

For Sale: An Ultra-Modern, Glass-Walled House With Insane Ocean Views

Follow a winding path through the woods in Carmel, California, and you’ll stumble upon something unexpected: A sleek concrete and steel structure …

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i><p>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

101 Inspirational Quotes to Inspire You in 2018

My favorite quotes that will help you get the new year started in a positive way.<p>I don't know about you, but I'm ready for 2018. With a new year, we are presented with an opportunity to make a success plan which will help us achieve the goals we have set for ourselves. A new year gives us a chance …

My net worth is nearing $1 million — and 'stealth wealth' is the key

When I started this blog nine years ago, all I wanted to be was rich and famous so that I could buy whatever I wanted and drive my fancy cars to all my fancy houses.<p>I was 27, not married (yet), had no kids, and, quite honestly, had no idea of what true wealth meant.<p>These days, I still very much …

Minimalism

60 Uplifting Quotes to Read When You are Having a Bad Day

<b>Keep smiling because positivity attracts positivity.</b><p>When you feel your day is not going as expected, don’t let worries hover in your mind. Take a few …

Stoicism Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You Confident

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Self-help

How Sly RAF Tornado Crews Repeatedly Killed U.S. Navy F-14s And F/A-18s In Training

The Tornado ADV couldn't turn and burn with high-performance fighters of the era, but it could still clean their clocks using creative tactics.<p>Cpl …

Service dog causes chaos at ‘Cats’ performance

A dog ran amok at Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats” this week.<p>Spies at the Neil Simon Theatre tell us an audience member’s service dog “got away from its …

Everything We Know About Physics in One Neat Infographic

If you've ever wondered which part of physics covers which part of space, fret no more. Here is an awesome map that lays it all out.<br>Read More

Quantum Mechanics

4 Top Aerospace Stocks to Consider Buying Now

The commercial aerospace supply base is full of companies focused on specific niches and only parts of the market. Here's how to make sense of it …

81 Fun Facts That'll Make Everyone You Know Say "I Never Knew That!"

The voice of Mickey Mouse and the voice of Minnie Mouse got married in real life!<p>1. German chocolate cake is named after a guy named Sam German, <i>not</i> the country.<p>2. Almost as many people were killed by guillotine in Nazi Germany as in the French Revolution.<p>3. The creature that kills the most people …

Fostech Origin 12 - Next Level of Semi-Auto 12 Gauge Shotguns

<i>The Fostech Origin 12 has taken the semi-automatic 12 gauge shotgun to another level, featuring the best of AR and AK platforms on a shotgun. With</i> …

Shooting Sports

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

3 hours ago<p>The Vikings' 2017 draft class has a new grade after their debut seasons in Minneapolis.<p>3 hours ago<p>Breaking down free agent targets for the …

College Football

6 Off-Grid Lessons From Amish Life We All Should Learn

Several years ago we had a week-long power outage in my region. Even though we live in a fairly old-fashioned rural community, panic still set in …

Amish Mennonites

Quark fusion makes ten times as much energy as nuclear fusion

Scientists have overcome huge barriers in the past year to get us even closer to nuclear fusion, and with it a near-limitless supply of clean energy. But, what if there's something far more powerful out there? According to researchers at Tel Aviv University and the University of Chicago, there is, …

7 Quick Ways to Make Money Investing $1,000

A thousand bucks is not a lot of money but it is enough, if you're shrewd, to make a lot of money.<p>If you're sitting on at least $1000 and it's scratching an itch in your pocket, consider investing it rather than spending it on something frivolous. But the question that then beckons us is, can you …

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11 Cemeteries That Are Hauntingly Beautiful

<i>If you've never considered adding cemeteries to your list of tourist destinations, let Loren Rhoads's 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die convince</i> …

Everything we know about the mysterious SR-72 — Lockheed Martin's successor to the fastest plane ever

In 2013, Lockheed Martin announced development of the successor to the SR-71 Blackbird spy plane.<p>The SR-71 was capable of reaching speeds over three times the speed of sound, and the SR-72 is intended to have even more impressive specs. <i>Following is a transcript of the video.</i><p><i>The SR-72 is the</i> …

Aerospace

Rare color photos cast new light on World War II

<b>(CNN) —</b> Color film was rare in World War II. The vast majority of the photos taken during the conflict were in black and white, and color photography as a whole was still a relatively new technique.<p>It's this fact that makes the photos from a new book published by Imperial War Museums so …

CNN