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Flying Drone Can Hide Underwater For Months Like a Nuclear Submarine

A submarine’s periscope is a useful reconnaissance tool, but it puts the vessel at risk since it can only be used when the sub surfaces. As an …

Drones

10 Sandwiches You Should Definitely Try Before You Die

The best sandwiches don't necessarily have lines around the block. There are best-kept secrets from coast to coast. These are 10 sandwiches you probably never heard of, should make a trip for, snap an Instagram of and eat at least once in your life.<p>Just like our tastes vary, so do our criteria for …

Sandwiches

21 Metabolic Moves That Will Get You Absolutely Shredded

These exercises strip away fat and reveal hard muscle. Here’s how to program them into your weekly workouts<p>Are you stuck in a workout rut?<p>Your first reaction might be to say “no.” But think about your routine for a second.<p>Are you excited to train every day? Are you losing fat? Are your exercises …

Conor McGregor

The Most Hilarious Parenting Tweets Of 2015

Parenting is hard. That may sound overly simply, but it doesn’t really need gussying up. It’s simply an accepted truth. What it <i>does</i> need is laughter, …

Parenting

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The 50 best tacos in America, ranked

So we asked our friends at Foursquare to dig through their troves of user data and compile a list of the best taco joints in the US.<p>Because the site allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which tacos diners are raving about most across America.<p>To …

Texas

The Speech That Set Off the Debate About America’s Role in the World

Seventy-five years ago this evening, on December 29, 1940, Franklin Delano Roosevelt—recently reelected to an unprecedented third term in office—took to the airwaves at 9:30 p.m. Eastern time to address an increasingly restive nation on the sobering topic of war mobilization. Across the Atlantic, …

Political Science

The coolest military tech coming in 2016

Military

25 Ways to Use Sriracha

Seafood

What Happens When You Feed Thai Chiles to People in Times Square?

Is a Thai bird chile really THAT hot? Five strangers in Times Square say yes—in GIF form<p>In honor of Sriracha Week and all things spicy, we were wondering how people react when they eat hot food. So we intrepidly headed to Times Square on one of the coldest days of the year to feed Thai bird chiles …

Cooking

26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015

From the start, 2015 was ripe for world-changing innovation.<p>In early January, we saw Bill Gates drink clean water converted from sewer sludge and …

UC San Diego

What Can a Year of Running Do for You?

Get Faster with a Disciplined Approach<p>If you've been running consistently for a while and your goal is to improve your pace, you'll need to log some …

Marathons

Get Over Yourself: How Your Ego Sabotages Your Creativity

One of the most destructive of creative sins is an over-inflated ego. When many people hear the word “ego,” they immediately think of the know-it-all …

The Hidden Features of Google Maps

Staying on top of new navigation features is a little tedious so it's a good thing we do it for you! But like, for serious.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>Sometimes I don't even notice until I'm in the middle of something and notice my phone is doing this weird thing it never used to do. …

Google Maps
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Robot uses heat to strip rubber off nuclear submarines

In 2007, International Climbing Machines (ICM) unveiled its Climber robot, which can scale walls and rounded surfaces using a patented seal system. …

Military

Salted Toffee Chocolate Popcorn

<i>posted by</i> Ashton April 8, 2013<p>I have something <i>major</i> to tell you guys! I’ve been keeping it under wraps, because I wanted to make <i>absolutely</i> certain …

20 award-winning editorial cartoons from 2015 everyone should see

Zyglis, 33, a staff cartoonist, won the "Editorial Cartooning" 2015 Pulitzer Prize.<p>"His editorial cartoons take on Republicans and Democrats, John Boehner and Barack Obama," wrote Mike Connelly, editor and vice president of The Buffalo News, in his cover letter to the panel of Pulitzer judges.<p>"With …

Pulitzer Prize

First 4 Enlisted Women Will Soon Report For Duty Aboard U.S. Navy Submarine

2016 will be a milestone year for the U.S. military, a year when one of its few remaining gender barriers will be dismantled as four enlisted women become the first to integrate into the crew of a Navy submarine.<p>The four sailors, who along with 38 other enlisted women completed an intensive basic …

Military

We Asked a Theoretical Physicist How Time Travel in the Terminator Movies Works

We talked about everything from quantum mechanics to why Arnold has to be naked.<p>According to a Hollywood myth, the original <i>Terminator</i> came to James Cameron in a dream. By that I mean, Cameron once said he came down with a fever in the 80s and imagined a killer chrome skeleton-bot. But as for the …

Physics

Amazing footage of sharks swimming in scalding waters around a volcano is completely baffling scientists

Brennan Phillips and some colleagues were recently on an expedition to Kavachi volcano, an active underwater volcano near the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific. But they weren't prepared for what they saw deep inside the volcanic crater:<p>Sharks!<p>Volcanic vents such as these can release fluids …

Rhode Island

16 Lists to Make to Jump-Start Your Career in 2016 | Inc.com

<i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>There's nothing I love more than a good list, especially at the end of the year, when reflecting and resolution-making abound.<p>You, too? Then here are 16 lists to make in 2016 that'll …

Time Management

The gin craze: War, tyranny, class, and the dark history of England's love affair with gin. (Video.)

Gin and England go together like, well, gin and tonic. But how did a Dutch beverage become the national drink of England? To learn more, watch this …

Old Pal

Makes 1 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons bourbon<p>2 tablespoons Campari<p>2 tablespoons dry vermouth<p>1 orange twist<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine the first 3 ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Add ice and stir until shaker becomes frosty. Strain into a coupe glass. Garnish with orange twist.<p>Nutritional …

Food

How to Winterize a Sprinkler System

Save big bucks by blowing out the sprinkler system yourself<p>Close off both valves on the backflow preventer. Then remove the plug on the blow-out port …

DIY

Best New Tool: The Milwaukee Utility Crimper

It not only makes the connections the pros require, but also automatically records all the data about when and where they happened.<p>This isn't the kind of tool we'd cover. It's some serious gear for the pros. But it's so mechanically interesting we couldn't resist.<p>The M18 Force Logic 6T Utility …