On Aug. 22, beginning between 7 and 9 p.m. EST, the research vessel E/V Nautilus will broadcast a live video of a dive mission to explore the wreckage of the USS Independence, a World War II-era aircraft carrier, off the coast of California.
The USS Independence, which deployed to the Pacific during World War II and was later used as a target during the Bikini Atoll atomic bomb tests in 1946, was scuttled in the waters near San Francisco in 1951.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
Airman 1st Class Isaiah Edwards has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after a military jury found him guilty of murder in connection with the death of a fellow airman in Guam, Air Force officials announced on Tuesday.
A Russian man got drunk as all hell and tried to hijack an airplane on Tuesday, according to Russian news agencies.
So, pretty much your typical day in Siberia. No seriously: As Reuters notes, "drunken incidents involving passengers on commercial flights in Russia are fairly common, though it is unusual for them to result in flights being diverted."