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Is War Becoming More Humane?

Devices like laser-guided bombs and nonlethal weapons have the potential to reduce civilian casualties and wanton suffering. But as these new technologies emerge, are humans actually becoming more ethical about waging war, or is killing just becoming easier?

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George Dvorsky

October 13th

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How humans have created stories through the ages in one clever strip

How humans have created stories through the ages in one clever strip

It doesn't matter if it comes from a book, a movie or a friend: Conflict is what triggers the majority of the stories we know and love. And the essence of that conflict has changed a lot throughout history influenced by how society evolved. Illustrator Grant Snider sums up this evolution in just one clever comic strip.

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Omar Kardoudi on Sploid, shared by Casey Chan to Gizmodo

May 23rd

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World Map of All Wars and Conflicts Happening In 2012 [War]

Aviation Week's Defense Technology International has compiled a summary of all the current and probable conflicts of 2012, so I made this map*. The only conflict that is not in this map is the incoming Obama-Romney nuclear war. More »


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Jesus Diaz

January 11th

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World War 2, In Full Color [Photography]

There weren't many color photographs taken in World War 2, but there were a few, and In Focus has a nice look at a selected few with this week's edition of their weekly tribute to that global conflict. More »


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Jack Loftus

August 8th

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World War 2, In Full Color [Photography]

There weren't many color photographs taken in World War 2, but there were a few, and In Focus has a nice look at a selected few with this week's edition of their weekly tribute to that global conflict. More »


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Jack Loftus

August 8th

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World War 2, In Full Color [Photography]

There weren't many color photographs taken in World War 2, but there were a few, and In Focus has a nice look at a selected few with this week's edition of their weekly tribute to that global conflict. More »


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Jack Loftus

August 8th

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