The Nuclear Doomsday Clock says it's two and a half minutes to midnight.No, not literally, so don't think that your phone or computer's clock is acting up. But scientists are concerned, and you should be, too. For the first time since 1953, the Nuclear Doomsday Clock has reached less than 3 minutes to midnight.
Several months have passed since the failed launch of a SpaceX Falcon 9 took place in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The September event was most certainly a low point for founder Elon Musk and his team. It also left doubt in the minds of investors and those who have been keeping up with the company’s progress thus far. All of this changed this past Saturday, however, as SpaceX successfully launched a Falc... Read More
You may have heard their names before, for they are the stuff of nightmares: the Iron Maiden, The Rack, or Thumbscrews -- devices so wicked that stories about them have traveled down through the centuries. There are museums devoted to them; the instruments of torture made famous by Tomás de Torquemada and the rulers of medieval Europe.