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F-35 Cost Overruns

Not long ago, Senator John McCain called the F-35 program “one of the great national scandals” due to its expense.

McCain criticized the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter as the government’s first trillion-dollar acquisition program (including sustainment costs). 256 more words

Known knowns...

The better part of a decade ago the then Secretary of Defense befuddled members of the Pentagon press corps with a discussion of known knowns, known unknowns, and unknown unknowns. 335 more words


Science Dialogues: New Online Magazine for Integrating Science

Check out my post to Science Dialogues, a new online magazine dedicated to integrating science in the modern world by facilitating and fostering intellectual ties and friendships across disciplinary boundaries:  60 more words

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Israel Gaza Conflict Iron Dome Intercepts Rockets Over Ashdod

Military Videos of the World – Israel Gaza Conflict Iron Dome Intercepts Rockets Over Ashdod.

The Iron Dome missile defense system has again successfully intercepted rockets over the city of Ashdod The rockets were fired from Gaza where currently a ground invasion by Israeli forces is taking place

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Indianapolis Colts Need A Defensive Revival To Help Andrew Luck Win The AFC

As long as precocious quarterback Andrew Luck is under center, the Indianapolis Colts will contend in the AFC. However, they won’t unseat conference kingpins the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos without a defense stout enough to match Luck’s brilliance. 862 more words

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