Burmese Parents Are Holding Fake Funerals to Keep Their Children Safe
These families will do anything to prevent their children from being recruited by the country’s rebel groups.
South Korean Military’s Anti-LGBTQ Law Fosters a Culture of Abuse
Amnesty International’s new report reveals disturbing evidence of violence and bullying towards gay and trans soldiers.
Attending the ‘World’s Biggest UFO Conference’ Showed Me it's a Golden Age for Believers
We spoke to attendees of ‘Contact in the Desert’ about the US military’s recent acknowledgement that UFOs are maybe a thing.
Whale Freed From Harness Was 'Likely' Trained by Russian Navy
We talked to the Norwegian marine biologist who freed a beluga whale from a harness that said "Equipment of St. Petersburg."
Man Acquitted on Charges He Tried to Fatten Himself Up with Fried Chicken to Avoid Army Service
Prosecutors argued that the 22-year-old Korean man intentionally gorged himself on chicken and booze before his physical exam.
Meet the Scientist Planning to Blast Space Junk out of Orbit With Lasers
Humanity has left 900,000 pieces of garbage orbiting earth. Professor Craig Smith wants a cleanup.
Chelsea Manning Jailed for Refusing to Testify About WikiLeaks
Manning told a federal judge that she would accept whatever punishment he handed down.
A Top-Secret US Military Base Will Melt Out of the Greenland Ice Sheet
Planners thought it would stay buried in ice forever.
The US Army Somehow Thought This Rap Recruitment Video Was a Good Idea
'Uniform: paid for. Electric bill: paid for. Water bill: paid for.'
The American Military Sucks at Cybersecurity
A new report from US military watchdogs outlines hundreds of cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
The US Military Just Publicly Dumped Russian Government Malware Online
US Cyber Command, a part of the military tasked with hacking and cybersecurity operations, says it is releasing malware samples as an information sharing effort.
People from the Middle East Tell Us All the Weird Ways They Avoided the Draft
"I spent months gorging on as much fast food as possible. I added mayo to everything I ate, and even had it on its own as a snack between meals."