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Forget gentle terraforming techniques. We’re here to melt stuff and blow shit up!

Industrial break isn’t bread. Not even close.

But on the up-side, it is an amazing accomplishment of engineering!

So the US Department of Agriculture is giving away wasps. Real, live wasps. And incredibly, it’s not only a good thing, but it’s a necessary thing. Check it out:

It’s called “biomonitoring” and it’s real…

This is going to be a complete fanboy rave. That does not mean it’s not true.

For those of you who don’t know me, I’m a military history geek, especially modern military history, say 1930’s and onward. Not enough to lecture at university, but enough to know what the War of the Running Dogs was, and who Martin van Creveld is.

And I love Perun.

There are a lot of great military history channels on YouTube. HistoryMarche for ancient history, Drachinifel for naval history, Lindybeige for, well, everything (including jitterbug). But Perun stands out. (more…)

Sometimes, not working is the way to go…

It’s flat, it’s fast, it’s cool. Meet Stridsvagn 103, the Swedish turretless main battle tank.

So what does it sound like to get shot at? Fttt, wzzz, zing?

Check out Garand Thumb’s video below and out*.

(*Content warning: annoying man-boy humor.)

Some cool new aluminum batteries. Might be the way to go to avoid carbon and global warming.

Either way, Matt Ferrell is very enthusiastic, and will give you a positivity boost.

It’s new, it’s cinematic, it’s legacy.

What’s not to like about Undaunted: Stalingrad?