American Airlines Pilot Dies During Flight

The pilot of American Airlines Flight 550 from Phoenix, AZ to Boston, MA passed away during the flight on Monday. According to a medical examiner, Captain Michael Johnston, who was 57 years old, died of natural causes. The aircraft’s co-pilot declared an emergency and quickly diverted the Airbus A320 to a safe landing… »10/06/15 7:00pm15 minutes ago

The Navy SEAL That Killed Bin Laden Is Supposedly ISIS's Number One Target

Robert O’Neill, the self-proclaimed man who killed Osama Bin Laden, has been labeled by ISIS as their number one target in a recent online postings. Not only did a British ISIS agent give instructions on how to kill the ex-Navy SEAL, but also where to find him. This information is said to have been shared many times… »10/06/15 6:28pm46 minutes ago

Here's Why Overpaying For This Super Clean Mazda RX-7 Makes Sense  

Value is a hard thing to define, especially in cars. What represents a giant money pit to one person can be another person’s best-case budget. That’s why this time, I’m presenting you with this Mazda RX-7, a car that may be worth getting even if it costs more than you think you should pay right now. »10/06/15 6:01pmToday 6:01pm

Comment Of The Day: I Got Your Share Natives Right Here Edition

For the record, I actually kind of like the crazy Nissan Teatro for Dayz Concept. And while I don’t like the idea, I also accept that a “smartphone on wheels” is probably what mainstream buyers want, even if they don’t admit it. But like Jason, I can’t get over the grating, pandering marketing bullshit language Nissan… »10/06/15 5:51pmToday 5:51pm

Why Motherships Are Making A Big Comeback For Sending Things Into Space

Most of the time, we think of space-faring rockets as being launched from the ground. As demand for satellite launch services rapidly increases year-over-year, interest in air launching rockets is returning to a growing market of lighter-weight payloads. And those might want a mothership. »10/06/15 4:59pmToday 4:59pm

Moscow TV Forecasts Great Weather For Bombing Syria

Rossiya-24, a Russian state television station, reports the news and weather like any other TV station. But unlike most other demented news and weather shows, weatherperson Yekaterina Grigorova has added the forecast for bombing conditions over Syria to her weather report. Sunny with a chance of cluster bombs over… »10/06/15 3:58pmToday 3:58pm

All the rockets that have carried humans to space in history

Here are all the incredible rockets and space vehicles that have carried humans to space. From Gagarin to Armstrong and every space explorer in between and after, each one of those brave heroes relied on Soyuz rockets and Saturn Vs and other types of rocket to launch them into the void embrace of space. »10/06/15 3:41pmToday 3:41pm

Nissan Makes A Modern Scion xB, Then Covers It In Thick, Creamy Tech-Speak Millennial Bullshit

Nissan’s latest concept car for the Tokyo Motor Show appears to be a quite nice and rational update of a car they didn’t make, which was then slathered in some of the most potent, weapons-grade marketing horse-, bull-, and batshit we’ve seen in a good while. Seriously, get a vomit bag ready and keep it close. »10/06/15 3:20pmToday 3:20pm

Diamond's Hybrid Electric Quad Tiltrotor For Civilians Looks Pretty Amazing

Tiltrotors seem to be all the rage these days, with the first civilian example moving steadily closer to production. Even the White House is using them! And now, Austrian manufacturer Diamond Aircraft has announced plans to bring a hybrid electric tiltrotor to the civilian market, and they’re already teasing us with… »10/06/15 1:48pmToday 1:48pm

Today's Best Deals: Fancy Pants, Rechargeable Batteries, and More

Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best. »10/06/15 1:15pmToday 1:15pm