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Motherboard

The Newest Mars Base Concept Is a Giant Igloo at the Martian North Pole

A team of scientists at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne outline plans for a nine-month surface mission to the Martian North.
Becky Ferreira
9.11.18
War Is Boring

The Navy’s First Carrier-Launched Drone Will Be a Flying Gas Tank

For now.
David Axe
10.12.17
encrypt all the things

The World’s Biggest Military Contractors Don’t Encrypt Their Websites

America’s largest defense contractors still don’t use HTTPS on their main websites.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.9.17
LGBTQ

Can a Pride Be Proud with Unethical Corporate Sponsorship?

An increasing bevy of activists say they can't—a conflict that's redefining the battleground of LGBTQ rights.
Steven Blum
6.23.17
Impact Equality

No Justice, No Pride Is the Revolutionary Spirit of the Stonewall Riots

The parade blockade at Capital Pride 2017 is the queer revolution we've been waiting for.
Aaron Barksdale
6.19.17
Top Fun

This 1997 Flight Sim Let You Fly the F-35 Years Before It Was Ready

I first flew the F-35 as a nine-year-old.
Ben Sullivan
2.1.17
nasa

NASA Is Pushing for Solar Power, But It Can't Get Us Past Jupiter

The newest solar-powered spacecraft, Juno, would probably lose steam beyond the gas giant.
Brad Bergan
8.5.16
Art

Field Trip to Mars in a Real-Life Magic School Bus

All aboard the first-ever headset-free VR vehicle.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.1.16
Space

Stuff We Launched Into Space This Week: The U.S. Military's MUOS-5 Satellite

MUOS-5 will extend the US Military’s reach even Further into Earth’s polar regions.
Janus Kopfstein
6.25.16
video

The Trillion-Dollar Stealth Jet the Government Can’t Seem to Finish

Looking back at the F-35 Lighting II, the most expensive military project ever.
Louise Matsakis
1.25.16
News

How to Make Millions by Selling War

The life and times of former Iraq War booster and military-industrial complex insider Bruce Jackson show how you maintain power in Washington, DC.
Ken Silverstein
9.17.15
All Fronts

The US Air Force Watered Down the F-35 Fighter Jet to Avoid Embarrassment

The flying branch is rushing new stealth fighter to into service despite flaws and limited fighting capability.
David Axe
9.14.15
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