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The Pentagon Can’t Account for $21 Trillion (That’s Not a Typo)

Twenty-one trillion dollars.The Pentagon’s own numbers show that it can’t account for $21 trillion. Yes, I mean trillion with a “T.” And this could …

Japan's military activated its first marine unit since World War II — here's how they're training to recapture an island from enemy invaders

Japanese Self-Defense Forces, Japan's unified military command, activated its first marine component since World War II and conducted a training exercise on Friday.<p>Dubbed the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade, or ARDB, the newly formed group displayed their ability to repel and recapture islands …

Wojo: Michigan, MSU expectations at opposite extremes

College football bathes in speculation, spawning exhaustive lists of the best long-snappers, best right-handed left guards and best coaches who might …

Steve Ballmer: 5 Facts About the U.S. Government That Blew My Mind

I’m a numbers guy. They’re how I understand the world — what’s good and what’s bad, what’s working and what isn’t. After I stepped down as CEO of …

Safety lapses undermine nuclear warhead work at Los Alamos

An extended shutdown of the nation’s only scientific laboratory for producing and testing the plutonium cores for its nuclear weapons has taken a toll on America’s arsenal, with key work postponed and delays looming in the production of components for new nuclear warheads, according to government …

Facing lawsuit from residents and activists, government officials just agreed to replace 18,000 lead-tainted pipes in Flint

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Michigan and the city of Flint have agreed to spend the next several years replacing roughly 18,000 aging underground pipes as part of a far-reaching legal settlement over the city’s ongoing crisis involving lead-tainted water.<p>A settlement approved by a federal judge …

Treasure hunt to recover £4.5billion worth of British gold trapped in merchant ships torpedoed by Nazis

Billions of pounds worth of British gold is hidden in the wrecks of merchant ships sunk during the First and Second World Wars, a team of experts believe.<p>Four research groups have spent 25 years producing a database tracking the gold shipped by the British Government to pay for munitions and goods …

Remembrance Day

Meet the Artist Using Ritual Magic to Trap Self-Driving Cars

Well, it's actually science, but for James Bridle science and magic aren't that distinct.<p><b>This article originally appeared on Creators.</b><p>Is it a silly prank, a Pagan ritual, or a genius discovery about the next era of mass transit? In a picture posted to Flickr by artist James Bridle—known for coining …

The Pentagon's Autonomous Swarming Drones Are the Most Unsettling Thing You'll See Today

Ejected from a fighter, the tiny drones collaborate to accomplish their mission—with not a single human involved.<p>An arm of the Pentagon charged with fielding critical new technologies has developed a drone that not only carries out its mission without human piloting, but can talk to other drones to …

Drones

Don't Panic, but Physicists in Australia Just Proved Reality Doesn't Exist

Quantum physics is weird.<p>Get ready to have your mind blown. According to an experiment led by two physicists in Australia, reality doesn’t exist. …

Quantum Mechanics

A black man's quixotic quest to quell the racism of the KKK, one robe at a time

"Who's this black guy trying to make friends with the Ku Klux Klan?"<p>A raised eyebrow, a shake of the head.<p>"He's a nut."<p>Such were the sentiments of Scott Shepherd, a former Klan grand dragon, when he first saw Daryl Davis, a piano-playing bluesman who travels the nation attempting to dispel racism …

Black Lives Matter

Loud upstairs neighbors have hilarious response to nasty letter

The war between the loud neighbors upstairs and the easily disturbed neighbors downstairs continues.<p>If you've ever had the pleasure of living below …

Selling

Hardcore Dude Socks Kangaroo to Save Dog

Pretty much every kind of flora and fauna in Australia can kill you. Seriously, take it from someone who was born there: Every crazy story you hear …

Australia

NASA Needs You to Solve Its Zero Gravity Space Poop Problem

Not all heroes wear capes.<p>Houston, we have a space poop problem. NASA is offering $30,000 to the genius who can figure out a way to dispose of human bodily substances while astronauts are strapped into their seats in zero gravity and unable to use a restroom.<p>Currently, crew members wear adult …

Woman hung 10,000 rainbow Christmas lights to protest a homophobic neighbor

This week has shown a trend of Americans trumping hate with love in the form of rainbow flags.<p>Mike Pence's D.C. neighbors' have been hanging rainbow …