Why America Would Have Done Anything To Avoid An Invasion Of Japan

Meet Operation Downfall.

by Michael Peck | The National Interest

Here’s What You Need To Remember: Some argue that Truman was haunted by estimates that Operation Downfall — the proposed invasion of Japan in 1945 — would cost a million American casualties.… Continues

The Suicide Squad: James Gunn tells fans “you’re gonna freak out” about John Cena’s character

by Millicent Thomas | Total Film Magazine

James Gunn’s Suicide Squad sequel, The Suicide Squad, is still a long way from hitting screens. But that hasn’t stopped us theorizing about every detail. Wrestling royalty John Cena is in the movie, and though his character remains a mystery, Gunn has reassured us that we’ll “freak out on how amazing John Cena is.”… Continues

The Human Vs. Drone Dogfight Showdown Is Happening Next Year

The contest mirrors other man vs. machine dogfights held during the Cold War.

BY KYLE MIZOKAMI | Popular Mechanics

  • The U.S. Air Force will stage a dogfight between a human fighter pilot and an AI-controlled drone in the summer of 2021.
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More Aircraft Carriers: The F-35B Is Revolutionizing The Navy’s ‘Harrier Carrier’ Concept

Light carriers might seem like an attractive option for many navies that are trying to enhance their at-sea aviation capabilities.

by David Axe Follow @daxe on TwitterL | The National Interest

Here’s What You Need To Remember: Cheaper and easier to build and maintain than 100,000-ton supercarriers are, light carriers might seem like an attractive option for many navies that are trying to enhance their at-sea aviation capabilities.… Continues

How to Get Rid of House Flies That Really Bug You

How to Get Rid of House Flies That Really Bug You

by Brie Dyas | Country Living

From Country Living

You’ve checked your window screens, you always close the door after you enter your home, and you keep everything clean. Yet still, out of the corner of your eye, you see it: The sudden zig-zagging of a fly.… Continues

‘Snyder Cut’ First Look: Wonder Woman Discovers Darkseid in New ‘Justice League’ Clip

by Rebecca Rubin | Variety

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Director Zack Snyder on Thursday debuted a sneak peek of the mythical “Snyder Cut,” his unreleased version of the 2017 superhero film “Justice League.”

The new footage, which runs at 34 seconds, puts the spotlight on Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman as she comes across an artifact in a cave dwelling.… Continues