Iranian press has announced a successful launch of the Simorgh space launch vehicle.
July 30, 2017 6:00 AM EDT
July 28, 2017 2:19 PM EDT
Based on current information, today’s missile test by North Korea could easily reach the US West Coast, and a number of major US cities. Read more >
May 29, 2017 1:06 PM EDT
Scheduled for later this week is the 18th intercept test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system since 1999, and the 10th since the system was declared operational in 2004. What do we know about the test, and what’s riding on it? Read more >
May 26, 2017 11:34 AM EDT
On Tuesday, May 23, the Trump administration released its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY2018) budget request. I am doing a three-part analysis of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s budget. That agency, a part of the Department of Energy, is responsible for developing and maintaining US nuclear weapons. Yesterday we focused on The Good, today we have The Bad, and The Ugly is still to come.
May 17, 2017 5:09 PM EDT