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What It's Like to Send Your Wife to Mars
What It’s Like to Send Your Wife to Mars

My wife wants to take a one-way trip to the red planet. Here's why I'm OK with that. >>

Remembering September 11: How America Has Changed
Remembering September 11: How America Has Changed

"Nothing will ever be the same" was our constant refrain after the terrorist attacks. But how… >>

5 Military Battles That Were Won With Rock 'n' Roll
5 Military Battles That Were Won With Rock ‘n’ Roll

Sometimes the best offense is a good speaker system. >>

5 Creative Ways Cops Are Cutting Down on Crime
5 Creative Ways Cops Are Cutting Down on Crime

Could these innovative ideas handcuff criminals? >>

Me and the Supreme Court
Me and the Supreme Court

Moments like this create the memories of a lifetime. >>

A Poison Runs Through It
A Poison Runs Through It

The author pulls no punches when a chemical spill threatens the water supply in his native West… >>

What It Was Like to Be Rosie the Riveter During WWII
What It Was Like to Be Rosie the Riveter During WWII

Three women share their stories of the American war effort—and prove that the real Rosies were… >>

Real Rosie the Riveters: Rare Color Photos From WWII
Real Rosie the Riveters: Rare Color Photos From WWII

Meet a few of the extraordinary women who kept the American war effort running. >>

Man Overboard: The Lobsterman Who Mysteriously Vanished
Man Overboard: The Lobsterman Who Mysteriously Vanished

No one could figure out when or where John Aldridge dropped into the ocean, with only his rubber… >>

Which Pen Is Made for the White House?
Which Pen Is Made for the White House?

If you have ever worked for an American government institution, you've used this pen. Know what it… >>