Posts Tagged ‘nuclear’

May 22nd, 2021 - 12:53 am § in Misc., Science

55 years since criticality: The Blue Flash

THE DEMON CORE AND THE STRANGE DEATH OF LOUIS SLOTIN Abstracted and edited from article MAY 21, 2016  THE NEW YORKER Alex Wellerstein is a historian of science and an assistant professor at the Stevens Institute of Technology, in New Jersey. He runs the blog Restricted Data. The blue flash was cle[...]

May 3rd, 2014 - 4:22 am § in China, Politics, The Ave Scene

UKRAINE: Is this how WW III, the nuclear WW, begins?

Ukraine Attacks Pro Russian Forces: ‘Many’ insurgents killed in Slovyansk The AP is reporting that Ukraine has sent its military into SLOVYANSK, wounding or killing the Russian surrogate  forces that have  seized government buildings across the east. The Kremlin said Kiev’s offen[...]

October 9th, 2012 - 11:04 am § in Misc.

OBAMA DOCTRINE: Credible Military Threat to Iran

According to the authoritative Journal of Foreign Affairs, “Foreign Policy,” Pres. Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu have reached an agreement on a strategy to avert Iran’s acquiring nuclear capability. The strategy would be a joint US Israeli strike targeting Iran’s enrichm[...]