S-300 Surface to air missile system
During a speech in Denver, Colorado, President Obama remarked that his gun control agenda was “constrained by the system our founders put in place,” as he lambasted Second Amendment advocates who argue that gun ownership is a means of protection against government tyranny.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, the wealthiest American, said on “some days” he wishes the U.S. political system were like England’s, so that President Barack Obama could have “slightly more power.”
Three years ago, Apple's iPhone 4 launch was marred by the grip of death. If you held the iPhone just so, your hand could interfere with the phone's antenna: calls would drop
When bats first took to the air, something changed in their DNA which may have triggered their incredible immunity to viruses
Most people have no idea that Wall Street has become a gigantic financial casino...
You know that episode of The Newsroom where the sassy British lady accidentally emails the whole staff from her BackBerry instead of her boss? A 24-year-old swimming coach did that, but with a fairly graphic sex message. And for extra credit, he had some underaged girls in his phone. That meant trouble.
Are we rapidly approaching a moment of reckoning for the global financial system? August is likely to be a relatively slow month as most of Europe is on
UK defense firm BAE Systems have come up with a new technology that allows you to determine your position even without the use of GPS.
An Indian untouchable who tried to use hand pump during a heatwave was brutally beaten to death for breaking strict caste rules.
Mohan Paswan, in his late 40s, was lynched in Parhuti village in Bihar state last Thursday when he disobeyed an order by a local thug not to touch the pump.Police in north India are now hunting for the village strongman accused of the murder.
I never once thought I would say this in my lifetime... Late submission.
"The Solar System - Explore your backyard" is a highly immersive application that illustrates rather well the vastness of the world around us. Information regarding planets, constellations and countries are available at the click of a button, and in a fashion rarely seen. Rather than simply telling you the facts, I find that it's easier to show you; This means that instead of just reading about the gravitational pull or cross section of a planet, you get to view it in 3D in real time.
This video is a quick fly-through, showing the different features available. Everything you see is 'In game'.
A glimpse beyond our solar system reveals the neighborhood just outside the sun's influence is different and stranger than expected, scientists reported Tuesday. One oddity is the amount of oxygen. There are more oxygen atoms floating freely in the solar system than in the immediate interstellar space, or the vast region between stars.
None of the newly discovered planetary systems are like our solar system, though Kepler-33, a star that is older and bigger than the Sun, comes close in terms of sheer numbers. It has five planets, compared to our solar system's eight, but the quintet all fly closer to their parent star than Mercury orbits the Sun.
A convicted murderer on death row in North Carolina wrote a taunting letter to his hometown newspaper about his life of "leisure" in prison and making a mockery of the legal system.
"I am a man who is ready to except [sic] his unjustful punishment and face God almighty with a clean conscience unlike you cowards and your cowardly system," Hembree wrote. "Kill me if you can suckers. Ha! Ha! Ha!"
The letter is signed, "Sincerely, Danny Hembree."
I know that some may slate me for posting non burger material but this is for the small number of the lesser fortunate of us, whom are without female company at this very moment in their lives.
I had a look in their FAQ's and it looks very comprehensive. They also have a bootcamp to help- 'Hitch' style!
Could the female members of TAN also have a look and provide some feedback...?
For the game I'm working, the idea my mate came up with, basically a second directional pad.
Picture in 1st comment.
some stuff for the new windows 8 os.
Welp, after that im not so proud.
Computers are pretty fast nowadays. They're fast enough to spot a rocket-propelled grenade heading for your ride, and then sit back and twiddle their metaphorical thumbs for a couple hundred milliseconds before casually blowing the stuffing out of the RPG at the last possible moment, keeping you nice and safe in the process.