At the height of the Cold War, the United States and Soviet Union had thousands of Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles trained on one another. In this video, we get a tour of a Titan missile silo, and learn exactly what would happen when the order came down to launch an attack. http://io9.com/watch-lord-kel... Read more...
I apologize for the delay in posting the Saturday gardening thread. Y-not: Good afternoon, gardening morons and moronettes! A pretty barn in Kentucky. Today's thread is brought to you by ragweed:...
A fantastic woodburner shaped like a Xenomorph from Alien by UK-based artist “Burned by Design.” Be sure to also check out the predator version below! [Source: Burned by Design] The post When it’s Cold Outside, No One Can Hear You Shiver [Pic] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Colorado Cold Cases: volunteers executed at VFW club
[Image: Via the Pacific Cold War Patrol Museum ]. Somewhat randomly—though I suppose I have a thing for antennas—I came across a blog post looking at the layout of Circularly Disposed Antenna Arrays. A Circularly Disposed Antenna Array,...Show More Summary
Fact: Team World defeats Team Africa 101-97 in the first-ever NBA game played in Africa. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: NBA Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Case of the Month: Amparo Arias Torres’ son Alex contacted me a few months ago. He told me that his mother’s 1981 murder was still unsolved. The Miami-Dade Cold Case website describes Amparo’s 1981 homicide case as follows: “On June 11, 1981 at 11121 S.W. Show More Summary
At the end of each month, we round up our favorite photos from the rapidly growing #MashPics collection Your July Instagram pics featured the most beautiful outdoor weddings, day trips to the shore, cold treats and all of the other things...Show More Summary
Fact: Russell Wilson's reported deal of four years, $87.6 million works out to an average of $21.9 million per year. Only Aaron Rodgers has a higher average ($22 million). Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats & Info Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Suppressing a gene makes chickens more likely to abandon their eggs to the cold (and to the farmer who will sell them).
After months of cold Canadian weather, I greet the summer heat with open arms, even if it's uncomfortable at times.
Last night, former Texas Rep. Ron Paul gave a 51-minute speech to young libertarians in Washington. He talked about the collapse of Greece's economy, the Cold War, the military draft, the works of Frederic Bastiat, and the many faults of the Federal Reserve. He did not mention his son, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) -- even […]
Maybe I'm reading into this, but it looks like the movie will be set in winter? That's a wrap! Will miss the cast of #beautyandthebeast especially my brilliant Gaston #LukeEvans A photo posted by Josh Gad (@joshgad) on Jul 29, 2015 at...Show More Summary
As the Jaguar F-Pace draws closer to its debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show, its maker has decided to offer a little tease of the first-ever Jag crossover undergoing some extreme-weather testing. We may not have any more substantial details, but at least we know the air conditioning works in a desert. The F-Pace recently spent some time at...
It's going to be another hot day today but, as the saying goes, it's a dry heat. Nearly two inches of rain fell yesterday, more than half of that in less than an hour's time, as a cold front approached the city. Before the rain the dew...Show More Summary
In today's Mayo Clinic Minute with Vivien Williams: Treating summer colds, how the "fatherhood effect" makes new dads gain weight and researchers say losing just one night of sleep can affect your health. Click here for more on summer health issues, here for the "fatherhood effect" study and here for the sleep study. Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. [TRT […]
Don't you... forget about them. They are the ladies that helped define '80s film and television, and if you're of a certain age, one of these stone cold foxes surely made an impact on you at some point. Their careers didn't go the way...Show More Summary
According to pop culture the chemical known as chloroform is a real knockout- just apply it to a rag and cover someone’s mouth and nose with it and blamo! Your subject is out cold, waking up a little groggy but otherwise okay. This wonder...Show More Summary
It's early, you're tired, the camp fire is cold, and dragging yourself out of your sleeping bag isn't an attractive proposition. The Evrgrn Crash Sack can be worn as a cozy puffer jacket... so you don't have to... Continue Reading The...Show More Summary
The mid-afternoon deluge and evening cold front couldn't have been better timed.