Advertisement

Why January 28, 1986 Matters Today

On the morning of January 28, 1986, millions of people across the U.S., including hoards of schoolchildren, fixed their attention on CNN (a newfangled, round-the-clock cable TV news channel) in eager anticipation of the Space Shuttle Challenger launch. Though the Challenger had already completed nine successful…

Five Insane Weapons That Should Be Real

With a body of work that includes the guitar case rocket-launcher in Desperado and the motorized vampire-staker in From Dusk til Dawn, it's obvious that director Robert Rodriguez knows a thing or two about crafting amazing weapons that don't really exist (although I wish they did). But now he's turning to the…