During much of the 20th century, the Soviet Union and the United States competed during the Cold War’s Space Race to best one another in spaceflight and rocket technology. Today, another race is...
After two years of travel restrictions, people have been eager to embark on new adventures. National parks are again overcrowded and they are home to many natural wonders. In addition to domestic...
A critical failure but a popular success, the movie “Top Gun” illustrates what seems to be an undeniable truth, fighter pilots are a separate breed. They are exceedingly driven risk-takers, with...
By David Callaway, Callaway Climate Insights LONDON (Callaway Climate Insights) — The growth of Saudi oil giant Aramco to become the world’s most valuable stock last week, surpassing even Apple...
When Hulu was launched in 2007, it was primarily a repository for TV shows broadcast by its owners, NBC Universal and News Corporation. In 2009, however, Disney became the primary stakeholder, and...
The world is full of highways and roads that cross over rivers or valleys. For centuries, they have been made passable by bridges, and the oldest bridge in the world is Arkadiko Bridge in Argolis,...
Friday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Apple, Bath & Bodyworks, Carvana, Cisco Systems, Core Scientific, Costco Wholesale, Doximity, Healthpeak Properties, Lowe's Companies, Physicians...
The size of lakes is measured by square miles of surface area. Based on this, the largest lake in the world by far is the Caspian Sea at 143,000 square miles. Its shores are in several countries,...
Designated ranks in the United States Armed Forces serve to denote a clear leadership structure and chain of command within the various branches. During wartime, however, a higher chain of command is...
Thursday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Bill.com, Block, Cardinal Health, Caterpillar, Century Aluminum, Doximity, Flex, Home Depot, Salesforce, Sea, Target, Toast, Under Armour and...
As long as there has been warfare, there have been sieges. The roll call of places known for protracted struggles that caused misery and sorrow is long. Here are a few: Carthage, Xiangyang,...
According to a 2019 YouGov survey, Italian cuisine comes in at No. 1 among “America’s favorite foods from around the world.” Other surveys, admittedly, put Italian in second or third place,...
After two years of COVID-19 we could all use a little color in our lives. 24/7 Tempo has compiled a list of the most colorful natural wonders on Earth. Ranging from deserts to oceans and from hot...
Maritime shipping companies pay some of the highest dividends of any industry when times are good. And times are better than good now. How long can investors expect to enjoy these big payouts?
On the afternoon of Saturday, May 14, 2022, an 18-year old white man armed with an assault-style rifle opened fire at a grocery store parking lot in Buffalo, New York. The rampage, which was...