The World's Biggest Dinosaur Weighed As Much As The Space Shuttle

The World's Biggest Dinosaur Weighed As Much As The Space Shuttle

After crashing through the forests of Patagonia some 100 million years ago, researchers have finally been able to finish the first study looking into Patagotitan mayorum, the largest animal ever to have walked the land. The massive size of terrestrial animals has been something of a quandary, with researchers unsure how or why they would grow…

The US Now Views Space As A "Warfighting Domain"

The US Now Views Space As A "Warfighting Domain"

As more and more countries get involved in space, the risk of conflict increases. For that reason, the US Air Force Space Command is already viewing space as a potential battleground. That’s according to General John Raymond, commander of the Air Force Space Command, who made the comments yesterday at the Space and Missile Defense…

Badass Prehistoric Crocodile Named After Lemmy From Motörhead

Badass Prehistoric Crocodile Named After Lemmy From Motörhead

It didn’t live on a diet of cigarettes and whiskey, nor was it particularly good at playing the bass guitar. Nevertheless, this newly described genus of “prehistoric crocodile” is such a tough guy scientists have named it after Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister, the fast-playing and hard-living frontman of the band Motörhead, who passed away in 2015….

Your Password Doesn't Need To Be So Complicated

Your Password Doesn't Need To Be So Complicated

Your password is probably some complicated arrangement of letters, numbers, and punctuation. Well, it doesn’t need to be, and the guy who came up with those rules is sorry. That guy is Bill Burr, 72, who in 2003 was a midlevel manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Now retired, he was asked…

Mysterious Egyptian Pharaoh Had Oldest Known Case Of Gigantism

Mysterious Egyptian Pharaoh Had Oldest Known Case Of Gigantism

Sanakht, an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 4,700-year-old Third Dynasty, has puzzled archaeologists and historians for some time. When exactly he took power, when he died, and what exactly his reign was like remain ambiguous, as does the location of his burial place. Most of what’s known about him comes from a handful of relics…