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Entrepreneurship

Putin TV: Russia’s Got a Dirty Bomb

A Kremlin-owned network ‘accidentally’ airs footage of specs for a scary new underwater nuclear weapon. Is it just a ruse to talk up Moscow’s …

Chinese Scientists Unveil New Stealth Material Breakthrough

<b>A group of scientists from China may</b> have created a stealth material that could make future fighter jets very difficult to detect by some of today’s …

Russia may be planning to develop a nuclear submarine drone aimed at 'inflicting unacceptable damage'

Putin's come up with a possible countermeasure, boasting that the Kremlin would develop "strike systems capable of penetrating any missile defenses." Footage of the meeting includes a clear view of a document that defense officials were looking over.<p>The document looks at one type of "strike system" …

Military

Supersonic Anti-Ship Missile Allows China To Threaten U.S. Navy

As China and the U.S. engage in increasingly frequent contact in the South China Sea, missile technology looks set to play a role in complicating the …

The Russian Military's 5 Next Generation Super Weapons

The Soviet Union might have collapsed in 1991, but modern Russia continues to develop state-of-the-art weapons even if its defense industry is a …

Military

China Stations Combat Aircraft on South China Sea Island

The People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) has dispatched an unknown number of fourth-generation J-11BH/BHS fighter aircraft to Woody Island …

North Korea is creating its own time zone — Pyongyang Standard Time

North Korea is in the same time zone as rivals South Korea and Japan, nine hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time.<p>The change to what it calls "Pyongyang time" will become effective on Aug. 15 and return it to the time zone used across the Korean peninsula before Japanese rule.<p>"The wicked Japanese …

North Korea

The secret school that trains 'silent warriors.' (Hint: It helps the NSA.)

Leonard Reinsfelder's wife found a note on her car as she was leaving a shopping center one day: "Have your husband give us a call. We think we could use him."<p>There was a phone number, and nothing else.<p>So began Reinsfelder's career at the National Cryptologic School, which functions as a sort of …

5 (More) Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence (EQ) describes a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and behavior. You can imagine why this quality greatly increases one's chances to …

Emotional Intelligence

U.S. Spies Root for an ISIS-Russia War

Intelligence and military officials tell The Daily Beast that they hope an apparent ISIS attack on Metrojet Flight 9268 would force Putin to finally …

Russian media is peddling anti-western conspiracy theories about the plane crash in Egypt

Russia went there after all.<p>The crash of Metrojet Flight 9268 in Egypt on October 31, which killed all 224 people on board, was more than the worst aviation disaster in the country's history.<p>Once it became clear that the cause of the crash was probably terrorism, it also became a messaging …

Russia

US INTELLIGENCE: Russia believes Sinai plane was brought down by bomb

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian communications intercepted by U.S. intelligence agencies showed Russia believed the plane that crashed in Sinai, Egypt, on Oct. 31 was brought down by a bomb, U.S. sources familiar with the matter said on Monday.<p>The intercepts are among pieces of evidence leading U.S. …

Airplanes

Fit legs equals fit brain, study suggests

<b>Older women who have strong legs are likely to fare better when it comes to ageing of the brain, a decade-long study of more than 300 twins suggests.</b><p>The King's College London team says leg power is a useful marker of whether someone is getting enough exercise to help keep their mind in good …

Alzheimer's Disease

6 Hand Sanitizers for Cold Season That Are Anything But Basic

Amidst the throes of cold and flu season that could strike fear into the hearts of the stalwart, you may be faced with an unfashionable dilemma: Do you brave the perils of doorknobs, elevator buttons, and taxi television screens with bouts of obsessive handwashing—or do you resort to on-the-go …

The Army wants to boost troop numbers in Europe to counter Russian aggression

Currently, the US Army maintains two brigades in Europe. Each brigade has approximately 3,500 soldiers, with an additional brigade based in the US that rotates into and out of Europe.<p>Speaking at the Reagan National Defense Forum over the weekend, US Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley said he …

Russia