Record-Setting Launch Visible from U.S. East Coast Tonight

Tonight, the U.S. Air Force will catapult 29 satellites into Earth orbit from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Weather permitting, the record-setting launch of the ORS-3 mission will be visible from much of America's Eastern Seaboard. The 105-minute launch window will open at 7:30 p.m. ET. » 11/19/13 2:20pm 11/19/13 2:20pm

Iron Man Less Entertaining, More Propagandizing, Than Initially Expected

Sure, Iron Man may have seemed like harmless fun set in a vaguely "real world" setting, pitting Robert Downey Jr.'s Tony Stark against villains so cartoony as to be easy to hate while realistic enough to hit all of our hidden preconceptions about "evil" in a post 9/11 world. But as it turns out, the movie was much… » 5/22/08 10:08am 5/22/08 10:08am