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Vice: Scientists Are Discovering Long-Lost Rules for Ancient Board Games

Vice: Scientists Are Discovering Long-Lost Rules for Ancient Board Games

Other September 23, 2019 0

You can play reconstructions of ancient board games thanks to these scientists and their algorithms. By Matthew Gault “Cameron Browne doesn’t see games the way you and I do. “I [deconstruct] them into their mechanisms,”

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Kotaku: Truck Carrying Gaming Dice Spills Onto Highway, Rolls A Perfect 756,000

Kotaku: Truck Carrying Gaming Dice Spills Onto Highway, Rolls A Perfect 756,000

Fred Manzo September 20, 2019 0

“On Friday, September 13, a truck bound for the Georgia-based tabletop and video game company Trivium Studios took a turn too sharply, spilling 216,000 gaming dice onto Interstate 75 in Atlanta in what could

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Weapons and Warfare: “Thwarting Japanese Torpedo Planes”

Weapons and Warfare: “Thwarting Japanese Torpedo Planes”

Other July 20, 2019 0

“At his ornate palace in downtown Tokyo, Emperor Hirohito, impeccably attired in formal clothing, was ready to receive a delegation of generals, admirals, and top government officials. Formal dress was reserved for special occasions.

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Popular Mechanics: The U.S. Officially Begins Building Its New Missile Submarine

Popular Mechanics: The U.S. Officially Begins Building Its New Missile Submarine

Other June 1, 2019 0

The Columbia-class submarines will serve more than 40 years and carry hundreds of nuclear warheads to sea at a time. By Kyle Mizokami May 29, 2019 “A U.S. shipyard has cut first steel for the first

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RealClear Defense: Rare Color Footage Brings D-Day Memories Alive, 75 Years On

RealClear Defense: Rare Color Footage Brings D-Day Memories Alive, 75 Years On

Other June 1, 2019 0

By Jeffrey Schaeffer & Julian Styles WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy-five years ago, Hollywood director George Stevens stood on the deck of the HMS Belfast to film the start of the D-Day invasion. The resulting black-and-white films —

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Popular Mechanics: “Cold Blue” Shows the B-17 Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

Popular Mechanics: “Cold Blue” Shows the B-17 Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

Other May 20, 2019 0

The hero of WWII is the star of a brand-new kind of documentary. By Chuck Thompson May 16, 2019 “The B-17 “Flying Fortress” is one of the most iconic aircraft of World War II. Built

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Medium: The Long Way Around

Medium: The Long Way Around

Other May 13, 2019 0

This Plane Accidentally Flew Around the World After Pearl Harbor, the crew of Pan Am flight 18602 was forced to do the impossible By John Bull “The morning of 6th January 1942 was going

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Real Clear Defense: “Russian Navy Ever Less Capable of Supporting Putin’s War Plans”

Real Clear Defense: “Russian Navy Ever Less Capable of Supporting Putin’s War Plans”

Other April 27, 2019 0

By Paul Goble “The Russian navy, the Military-Maritime Fleet (Voyenno-Morskoy Flot—VMF), always a poor relation to the Russian Land Forces given geography and national traditions, has been contracting in size since 1985. Now, as Izvestia announced last

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War on the Rocks: “How Does the Next Great Power Conflict Play Out?”

War on the Rocks: “How Does the Next Great Power Conflict Play Out?”

Other April 26, 2019 0

Lessons from a Wargame JAMES LACEY APRIL 22, 2019 COMMENTARY “The United States can win World War III, but it’s going to be ugly and it better end quick, or everyone starts looking for

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Shooting Illustrated Review: “Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II”

Shooting Illustrated Review: “Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II”

Other April 8, 2019 0

By Steve Adelmann – Monday, April 1, 2019 “Let’s be honest, the firearms and gear that are featured in tactically flavored magazines often blend together into one big mass of Picatinny rail-laden, polymer-coated, flat-dark-earth-painted steel.

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