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Monster Machines: US Air Force's Stealth Cruise Missile Just Got Even More Stealthy

In order to keep its pilots out of enemy cross-hairs but still be able to deliver devastating strikes against hardened bunkers, the USAF has spent the better part of two decades developing a family of long-range, semi-autonomous cruise missiles called the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile. And the latest JASSM progeny now can hit targets more than twice as far as its predecessors.


Happy Hour: 5 Ways To Make Old, Stale Wine Tasty Again 

Using things is always superior to wasting them, but squandering alcohol is an especially galling dissipation because alcohol is delicious and excellent. Most of the hard stuff has a long shelf life, but if you uncork a bottle of wine and forget to finish it off within a few days, it gets vinegary and bilious-tasting. Especially after a housewarming party or dinner shindig or any other occasion where a bunch of people show up at your house bearing fermented grape drinks, the potential volume of wine down the drain can amp up to tragic.


Monster Machines: Wildfires Are No Match For A Vacuum-Powered Tanker Chopper 

The faster you can pour water on a forest fire, the faster you can put it out. And this prototype aerial water-bucket system from Spanish designers Inventec sucks up water three times faster than existing systems.


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Monster Machines: This 'GoreSat' Weather Satellite Will Keep An Eye On Solar Winds

When the solar winds blow strong, it plays havoc with electronics here on Earth. We can protect our sensitive electronic infrastructure — power grids, navigation and communication satellites, and such — but only with sufficient warning. And that’s where the new DSCOVR satellite comes in.


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Breakfast Wrap: Monday Night's Top Stories

#IllRideWithYou: Sydney Stands Up To Racism And Bigotry With One Beautiful Hashtag We really needed this to happen. Muslims are not terrorists.

Hackers: Sony Employees Can Ask Us Not To Publish Their Emails Because they’re apparently about to.

This Rickety Bridge Between Two High-Rises In China Can’t Be Legal And it’s not even open to other residents!

Holy Crap, The New Mad Max Trailer Is Amazing Now is probably a good time to go and watch the other Mad Max movies.

Computers Think These Are Real Animals And Objects Silly computer. That looks nothing like a penguin.