China Straight Up Stole a Fighter Jet Design from Russia (It Didn’t Work Out)

And the Russians aren’t happy.

by Michael Peck | The National Interest

Key point:: China is the world leader in IP theft.

Remember that Russian carrier-based jet that China copied without permission? Those airplanes are crashing, and Russia doesn’t seem too broken up about it.… Continues

Guy Says He Can Enter Wormholes and Literally Make It Rain, Which, Hmm

Lots to unpack here.

By David Grossman | Popular Mechanics

  • Australia has been suffering through a major drought for years.
  • One man is offering a cure-all, claiming he can enter wormholes and control the weather in the future.
  • The weather peddler claims to have found buyers for his technology, although none of have gone on the record with verifiable claims.