Tag: War

US Marine Veteran Becomes First Combat-Wounded Amputee To Reach Summit Of Mount Everest

Charlie Linville, who lost his foot after stepping on an unexploded bomb in Afghanistan in 2011, became the first combat amputee to conquer Mount Everest. He reached the summit of the world's highest mountain on May 19.

Life & Style May 22, 2016

Gaming On-The-Go: 'This War Of Mine' Puts Players To The Moral Test During Days Of Survival [Interview]

Senior writer Pawel Miechowski discusses creating a war game from the civilian's perspective that tests the human condition while tugging on our heart strings.

Apps/Software December 18, 2015

Anonymous Declares Total War Against ISIS Following Paris Attack

Anonymous declares war against ISIS after attacks in Paris on Friday, Nov. 13. Anonymous had already started its work against ISIS following the Charlie Hebdo attacks in January this year.

Society November 16, 2015

Study: HIV Spreads More Quickly As Armed Conflict Looms

Researchers have found that HIV has a tendency to spread much faster prior to periods of armed conflict than of peace. What could be at play?

Life November 13, 2015

Bill O'Reilly Faces Brian William Issues: Fox News Host's Coverage of Falklands War In Question

Fox News host rebukes report that he lied about his location during his Falklands war coverage. He calls the Mother Jones report garbage and the author a liar.

Society February 20, 2015

Confederate Submarine Hull Revealed: First Submarine to Ever Sink Enemy Ship

The Hunley, the first submarine to sink an enemy warship, is now being examined by researchers, potentially answering a 150-year-old mystery.

January 30, 2015

Bill Maher: 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle Is 'A Psychopath Patriot'

Audiences love 'American Sniper,' but serial offenders don't. First it was Michael Moore and then Seth Rogen. Now Bill Maher has had his say.

Movies/TV Shows January 24, 2015

U.S. Army Developing New Grenades that Bursts in the Air. No More Hiding, Bad Guys.

The army's new grenade, soon to undergo evaluation, will have the ability to detect obstacles before detonating.

Internet Culture January 6, 2015

10 War Movies You Can Stream On Netflix Right Now

In honor of Veterans Day here in the United States, we've put together a list of ten great war movies that you can stream on Netflix right now.

Movies/TV Shows November 11, 2014

5 military documentaries you can stream on Netflix right now

In honor of Veterans Day here in the United States, we've put together a list of five great military documentaries that you can stream on Netflix right now.

Movies/TV Shows November 11, 2014

Islamic militant group releases beheading video of Steven Sotloff

Steven Sotloff’s beheading video was released by the Islamic State for all the world to see. How will the United States react as another American falls in the hands of the militant group?

Society September 3, 2014

Why is Al Gore waging war with Al Jazeera?

Former Vice President Al Gore is suing 24-hour news network, Al Jazeera America for breaching a contract regarding the cable channel Current TV. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of shareholders that are owed millions of dollars.

Movies/TV Shows August 16, 2014

ISS astronaut tweets 'saddest photo yet' - Capturing Gaza war zone from space

Fighting in the Gaza Strip has been seen by astronaut Alexander Gerst in what many people are calling the saddest photo ever taken from space.

Space July 27, 2014

Different kind of war for British soldiers: More Iraq, Afghanistan veterans seek help for PTSD

The war is not yet over for many British soldiers who survived the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. A UK-based charity organization has raised concerns about many war veterans facing mental health problems such as PTSD.

Life May 13, 2014

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