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Vladimir Putin's Russian Military And ISIS Saved US A-10 Aircraft: Air Force General

A top U.S. official said Friday the resurgence of Russian military power in Eastern Europe and the rise of the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria …

Massacre site shows man has been at war longer than we thought

<b>Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) —</b> In the same deserts where the oldest human fossils were unearthed, scientists now have discovered evidence of mankind's worst invention: warfare. And it appears that man has been at war for longer than previously thought.<p>At a site in northern Kenya near Lake Turkana, …

Anthropology

The Resurgent - TheResurgent.com

An ugly performance.<p>What would possess a state legislator to insult female politicians appearances for laughs?<p>Merrie_Soltis<p>Editor /3 hrs<p>A Love Affair …

Women Pilots, Who Flew During World War II, Denied Rest at Arlington National Cemetery

First Lt. Elaine Danforth Harmon, a Women’s Airforce Service Pilot, or WASP, was one of many women who served their country when it needed them the …

Military

‘He had a remarkable life’ Glowing tributes for WWII gunner hero who dies aged 93

Katie Lunn Former RAF Warrant Officer William Caster of Eston could boast a chestful of medals<p>A D-Day hero who flew over France to help to protect …

Military

Trove of never-before-seen Marine Corps films to be preserved, shared online

Never-before-seen films of Marines ramming artillery shells into large guns on the beaches of Iwo Jima in 1945 and standing amid sandbags during the 1968 siege of Khe Sanh in Vietnam are part of a vast collection of silent, color footage being repaired, preserved and eventually placed online for …

Victoria Cross heroes of World War One

<b>On Remembrance Sunday, the UK honours those killed in the two world wars and later conflicts.</b><p>First awarded in 1857, the Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest award available to the British and Commonwealth armed forces for gallantry in action with the enemy.<p>During World War One, 628 were awarded, a …

West Indies

HMS Natal World War One disaster remembered

<b>The loss of 421 people including sailors, women and children when a warship sank during WW1 is being marked by a series of events.</b><p>HMS Natal capsized in the Cromarty Firth in the Highlands minutes after ammunition on board exploded.<p>Natal's captain was hosting a film show for officers, their wives …

Royal Navy

World War One Dorset coast shipwreck created in 3D

<b>Archaeologists have created a 3D digital model of a World War One shipwreck off the Dorset coast.</b><p>The John Mitchell was on war service maintaining and patrolling anti-submarine nets when it hit another vessel and sank in November 1917.<p>The wreck of the steam-powered fishing boat lies at a depth of …

Archaeology

Wreck found off Norfolk coast identified as first world war U-boat

Wreckage is Germany’s U-31, which left for patrol on 13 January 1915 and is believed to have hit a mine and sank, killing all 35 men on board<p>A wreck found at the bottom of the North Sea has been identified as a German U-boat from the first world war, an energy company has announced.<p>ScottishPower …

Wreck

New Effort to Identify 500,000 Vietnam War Victims

When Ginger's original dream of writing the next great American novel didn’t quite work out she turned her thoughts to math and science. She earned a …

Vietnam War

Bioglobe supports identification of Vietnam War victims - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

Bioglobe has developed a concept for genetic identification of hundreds of thousands of victims of the Vietnam War for the government of Vietnam.<p>In …

Here's why the weapon North Korea says it just tested is so much worse than an atomic bomb

That's a scary thought because hydrogen bombs are about 1,000 times as powerful as atomic bombs.<p>Scientists are attempting to confirm whether North Korea's claim is true, but experts are skeptical.<p>The White House has strongly suggested the regime was lying, but regardless, here's why they're taking …

North Korea

Hydrogen Bomb Vs. Atomic Bomb: What's The Difference?

An H-bomb, or a thermonuclear bomb, is a weapon energized by nuclear fusion of hydrogen isotopes — deuterium and tritium. Since it is powered by …

WWII ship used for atomic bomb tests found 'amazingly intact'

The USS Independence aircraft carrier, which operated during World War II, has been located about a half mile underwater off California's Farallon …

Remembrance Day

Russia will form 4 new military divisions in response to increased NATO drills

"Formation of these divisions is a measure to respond to the increase in intensity of exercises among NATO member countries that's been seen recently," RIA news agency cited Oleg Salyukov, the chief of land forces, as saying.

Russia
Russia

North Korea boasts it is now capable of wiping out 'the whole of the US at once' with new hydrogen bombs

• <b>Declaration comes after pariah state claims to have tested hydrogen bomb</b>• <b><br>Scientists 'are in high spirit to detonate H-bombs of hundreds of</b> …

Meet America's Scary New Arsenal of Smaller, Deadlier Nuclear Weapons

844<p>SHARES<p>The U.S. has reduced the size of its nuclear arsenal since the height of the Cold War, and also the size of some of its bombs. The newer, …

North Korea

Study Finds Radioactive Waste at St. Louis-Area Landfill Has Migrated Off-Site

Latest research likely to intensify debate about threat posed by old nuclear material stored at dump<p>Radioactive contamination from a St. Louis-area landfill containing nuclear-weapons-related waste likely has migrated off-site, according to a study published this week in a scientific journal.<p>One of …

Peer-Reviewed

Storage and Disposal Options for Radioactive Waste - World Nuclear Association

Storage and Disposal of Radioactive Waste<p><i>(Updated July 2017)</i><p><b>Radioactive wastes are stored so as to avoid any chance of radiation exposure to people,</b> …

U.S. imposes new sanctions over Iran’s ballistic missile test

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned nearly a dozen Iranian-linked entities Sunday for their alleged role in Tehran’s …

South Asia

As the old nuclear sanctions on Iran are lifted, the US slaps Tehran with new missile sanctions

It’s the end of an era for Iranians, who can begin to emerge from years of punishing economic sanctions that have kept Iran’s national economy locked out of the global financial system.<p>But just one day later, the US Treasury Department announced yet another set of new sanctions for Iran, this time …

South Asia

In Wake of Latest US Sanctions, Iran Vows To Continue Developing Ballistic Missiles

Iran’s Shahab 1 missile. Photo: Hosein Velayati/ Wiki Commons.<p>Iran responded to the latest US-imposed sanctions by vowing to continue developing its …

This Bullet-Stopping Military Armor Doubles As A Battery

Raytheon, the giant military contractor, claims the armor could save lives by reducing the military’s need for fuel convoys.<p>Raytheon, one of the world’s-largest military contractors, says it has developed a new type of vehicle armor that also doubles as a battery.<p>There’s a big payoff for batteries …

Military