Third World War

By Sheeple | “I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones." - Albert Eintstein

A US defense contractor developed a drone that can fire a sniper rifle

A US defense contractor has developed a consumer-sized sniper drone which it says could save the lives of soldiers and civilians on the battlefield, but some are voicing concerns, Popular Mechanics reported.<p>Duke Robotics, a Florida-based defense contractor, developed the TIKAD sniper drone, and …

Drones

Venezuelan President's son threatens to seize White House with rifles

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nicolás Maduro Guerra, the son of the Venezuelan President, is threatening to seize the White House with rifles if President Donald Trump sends the US military to his nation.<p>The White House has condemned President Nicolás Maduro's regime for human rights abuses. More than 120 people have …

The madman and the bomb

The scene from the White House south lawn on August 9, 1974, is vivid in the nation’s memory. That morning, President Richard Nixon famously …

War

Amazing experimental attack planes on show

Allison Barrie<p>The U.S. Air Force Light Attack Experiment (OA-X) is a groundbreaking event where innovative aircraft undergo a series of trials to determine how they perform in attack roles. Here’s an inside look at some of the exciting aircraft on show at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico …

Military

The Top 5 Fighter Jets of All-Time? F-15E?

What are the five greatest fighter aircraft of all time? Like the same question asked of tanks, cars, or rock and roll guitarists, the answer …

Military History

“It’s With a Heavy Heart…” – JFK’s Undelivered Missile Crisis Speech Would Have Meant War

President Kennedy was prepared to announce hostilities against Soviet military units in Cuba. (Image source: WikiCommons)<p><i>“The 11-page typed address</i> …

John F. Kennedy

Escalating North Korea tensions were 'a match to light the fire' — now markets are at a crucial crossroads

• <b>Mounting tensions between the US and North Korea threw markets for a loop on Thursday before settling on Friday. Now risk assets are at a critical juncture.</b>• <b><br>While the market reaction was swift and punishing, market experts don't think it's time to panic — yet.</b><p>Mere days ago, risk assets looked …

North Korea

The Turkish city that discovered the key to happiness

Sinop, Turkey, was the birthplace of philosopher Diogenes, who challenged those he met to enjoy what they had and care nothing for what they didn’t have.<p>After a 730km journey from Istanbul, I stepped off the bus on Turkey’s northern coast where the forest meets the Black Sea. My first breath of …

Happiness

These are the massive ships the Navy uses to carry other ships around

After colliding with a civilian cargo ship earlier this year, the USS Fitzgerald sustained over $500 million worth of damage to its structure and systems.<p>Though the Arleigh Burke-class warship was brought back to port at Yokosuka, Japan, it will likely be unable to transit the ocean in its current …

Military

Spectacular Saturn: Cassini's epic pictures using a one megapixel camera

During its 20-year mission to Saturn, Nasa’s Cassini spacecraft has captured some breathtaking images of the ringed planet and its moons, revealing many unexpected secrets. Here are some of the best<p>• Read our photo essay from Tidbinbilla tracking station – Space whisperers: the Aussies guiding …

Astronomy

North Korea's strategy explained

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) inspecting the defence detachment on Jangjae Islet and the Hero Defence Detachment on Mu Islet located in the …

North Korea

Donald Trump says US is ‘locked and loaded’ as war appears inevitable

Donald Trump has warned the US is ‘locked and loaded’ and ready for war in a dangerous tweet.<p>The president wrote: ‘Military solutions are now fully …

North Korea

Vladimir The Great Sums Up Pope Francis The Fake!

<i>Authord by Antonius Aquinas,</i>Vladimir Putin has once again demonstrated why he is the most perceptive, farsighted, and for a politician, the most …

Christianity

This October, Trump will try to start a war with Iran

Trump plans to sabotage the nuclear deal<p>Something extraordinary has happened in Washington. President Donald Trump has made it clear, in no uncertain terms and with no effort to disguise his duplicity, that he will claim that Tehran is cheating on the nuclear deal by October—the facts be damned. In …

Iran

China seethes on sidelines amid latest North Korea crisis

BEIJING (Reuters) - Angered as the United States and its allies ignore Chinese calls to calm tensions over North Korea, and distracted by domestic concerns, China is largely sitting out the latest crisis with nuclear-armed Pyongyang.<p>While a conflict on the Korean peninsula would affect China, and …

North Korea

Even a 'limited' nuclear war could trigger cruel nuclear winters and global famine

After "fire and fury" comes cold, darkness, and hunger.<p>Incendiary language by President Donald Trump, which came after news of North Korea's tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles and the revelation that Pyongyang may be able to fit a nuclear warhead on an ICBM, has stoked global fears of …

Climate Change

Here's How Many Nuclear Weapons the U.S. Has

North Korea on Wednesday threatened to attack the U.S. territory of Guam, the latest in a series of mutual provocations as tensions between the two …

North Korea

North Korea says Guam strike plan ready within days

<b>Hagatna, Guam (CNN) —</b> A North Korean plan to fire four missiles near the US Pacific territory of Guam will be ready for Kim Jong Un's consideration in days, state media has reported, as an unprecedented exchange of military threats between Washington and Pyongyang intensifies.<p>The intermediate-range …

Russian surveillance plane soars over the Pentagon, Capitol and other Washington sights

A Russian surveillance plane soared through secure airspace over Washington on Wednesday, presumably collecting intelligence as it traveled near the Pentagon, the Capitol and other government buildings, two U.S. officials said.<p>The Russian Air Force Tupolev Tu-154 aircraft made the flight through …

War

North Korea Ready to Teach U.S.‘Severe Lesson’

MANILA, Philippines — North Korea is ready to give the United States a "severe lesson" with nuclear force if Washington takes military action against it, Pyongyang said in a statement to a regional meeting on Monday.<p>The comments came just two days after the United Nations Security Council …

North Korea

Russia just deployed the 'Terminator' to Syria, and you'll be shocked to see what it can do

We just heard how the U.S. Army’s top general wants to put lasers, rail guns and all kinds of high-tech wizbangery on the service’s next-generation tank.<p>Sure, that sounds awesome. But let’s face it, those types of technologies built tough enough to be soldier-proof and deployed on a ground vehicle …

War

How to slam dunk creationists when it comes to the theory of evolution

The 2001 discovery of the seven million-year-old Sahelanthropus, the first known upright ape-like creatures, was yet more proof of humanity’s place …

Evolution

Amazing nuclear bomb tests carried out 60 years ago show how little was known about deadly weapons

An amazing video of an early nuclear bomb test in the 1950s shows how little was known about the deadly weapon sixty-years ago.<p>Produced as a …

War

The Pentagon Plan to Destroy North Korean Nuclear Weapons

The Pentagon has just released a new manual that lays out how the United States might destroy North Korea’s nukes.<p>Army Techniques Publication No. …

North Korea

Sanctions against Russia driven by US’ wish to get share of EU oil and gas market — expert

MOSCOW, July 28. /TASS/. US’ new sanctions against Russia are first of all aimed at winning the EU oil and gas market, Sergey Katyrin, head of …

Russia

Germany and Turkey Are at a Breaking Point

Germany and Turkey have deep ties, with millions of ethnic Turks living in Germany, millions of Germans flocking to Turkey’s beaches and historic …

Turkey

Top General: US Must Choose Among Bad Options In Confronting North Korea

"Time is running out ..."

North Korea

10 maps that explain Russia's strategy

Many people think of maps in terms of their basic purpose: showing a country’s geography and topography. But maps can speak to all dimensions—political, military, and economic.<p>In fact, they are the first place to start thinking about a country’s strategy, which can reveal factors that are otherwise …

Geopolitics

I-Team: MUFON symposium to explore origin of some UFO's, examine secret US military space program

LAS VEGAS - UFO experts from around the world will converge on Las Vegas Thursday night for a symposium.<p>The symposium will not focus so much on …

UFOs