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SpaceX rolls out rocket for next station resupply flight

Space Exploration Technologies will carry a Hewlett Packard Enterprise computing system that is created to last longer and may help pave the way for extended periods of space travel, such as the journey to Mars. No, it's not another astronaut, but their first ever supercomputer! The lifespan of even the most sturdy computers and laptops is sized down to just a few months due to space travel and hence NASA has to send new laptops to International Space Station every few months.


Mayor in Kentucky pushes to move Confederate monuments

Mayor in Kentucky pushes to move Confederate monuments

Gray asked the Lexington city council to support his petition for removal next week. "The tragic events in Charlottesville today have accelerated the announcement I meant to make next week", wrote Gray in a statement. In the video, Mayor Gray explains why he says moving the statues from downtown is the right thing to do. Gray's hope is that Lexington can position itself as a progressive hub of "the new South", though such an image will be hard to secure as long as it retains its ...


Attack From North Korea Not Imminent

Attack From North Korea Not Imminent

Pressed on his "nothing imminent" statement, Pompeo said: "What I'm talking about is, I've heard folks talking about that we have been on the cusp of a nuclear war". Zakharova said that the United States was not considering the full repercussions of an armed conflict in the region. White House officials have insisted the investigation is not created to apply additional pressure on China as it relates to North Korea despite the president's previous remarks that he would be more amenable on ...



Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch

Recent days have seen a significant escalation of tensions in the region as preparations are put in place for a possible launch in Guam, Japan and South Korea. Security Council issued new sanctions on North Korea. Sergey Lavrov said Friday that Russian Federation is strongly anxious about escalating rhetoric coming from Pyongyang and Washington .



Trump Just Blamed Obama's Competence And Steadiness For The North Korea Mess

North Korea has said it may attack Guam in retaliation. "I accept that characterization over the last two decades". Typically, presidents see a boost in American support when issues of war arise-an instance political scholars and historians refer to as the rally 'round the flag effect, coined by political scientist John Mueller back in 1970.


United States envoy: Seoul, Washington consulting 100 percent on NK crisis

United States envoy: Seoul, Washington consulting 100 percent on NK crisis

CIA Director Mike Pompeo (pahm-PAY'-oh) says there's "nothing imminent today". Dunford prefaced his Asia trip with a trip to Hawaii to meet with US Pacific Command, and will visit also visit Japan, as well as China, CNN reported. The top US military officer, Marine Corps Gen. Pompeo said Kim responds to "adverse circumstances", suggesting that the North Korean leader will realize he doesn't want a military confrontation with Washington.