Richard Feynman's FBI Files Make Fascinating Reading

Following a Freedom of Information request, the FBI has just released its records on Richard Feynman. Celebrated as an incredible intellectual, the Nobel prize-wining physicist was also a wonderful speaker, writer and, according to the files, a target which the FBI wanted to out as a communist sympathizer. » 6/07/12 5:21am 6/07/12 5:21am

Private Records of 3.5 Million Texans Were Mistakenly Leaked by the…

Today is not a good day to be a Texan. Sure, they've got good steak, the Rangers, oil, and sharp-looking cowboy hats—but now, some 3.5 million Texans are also facing public exposure of their private records. The information includes citizens' names, addresses, Social Security numbers, and possibly dates of birth and… » 4/11/11 4:40pm 4/11/11 4:40pm

Jet Pack Crosses 1,500-Foot Long Colorado Canyon, Breaks World Record

Stuntman, jet pack pilot, and Evel Knievel-wannabe without the Elvis suit » 11/25/08 1:15pm 11/25/08 1:15pm Eric Scott has broke a world record by flying 1,500 feet in 21 seconds over the Royal Gorge in Colorado, 1,025 feet over the Arkansas River. Pardon my French, but it has to take some balls to do this jump. Some balls and a hydrogen…