Day: January 6, 2019

China’s FM-2000 Short-Range Air Defense System: A Real Threat?

Or just another Russian copy? 

by Mark EpiskoposThe National Interest

The 2018 Zhuhai Airshow, held from November 6-11, was headlined by China’s latest demonstrations of its flagship J-10B and J-20 jet fighters. But throughout the show, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) displayed scores of military gear ranging from self-propelled howitzers to all-terrain vehicles(ATVs).… Read Full Article

Nearby galaxy is hurtling towards Milky Way on collision course which could wipe out life on Earth

A nearby galaxy is on a collision course with the Milky Way (Image: NASA, ESA, S. Beckwith (STScI), and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA))

By Sarah Knapton — The Telegraph

A neighboring galaxy is hurtling towards the Milky Way on a collision course which could shift Earth outside the Goldilocks zone, making it too hot or too cold for life, scientists have warned.… Read Full Article