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Biden Can Now Launch The Nukes And Unleash World War III Whenever He Feels Like It

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, During the Trump administration, I pointed to a problem with the American presidential system: it provides presidents with essentially unchecked power when it comes to launching a nuclear holocaust. Presidents can initiate nuclear war whenever they like. They need not be acting in a defensive capacity. This should strike any sane…

China Will Be The First Country To Launch A Digital Currency: What Happens Then

By Wim Boonstra of Rabobank Summary China may be the first major country to launch a central bank digital currency or CBDC The Chinese CBDC, named DCEP, will strengthen the position of the central bank and help to further modernize the Chinese economy The DCEP will probably also be available for China’s trade partners, to…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force

By Tyler Durden Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that. This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press…

Autonomous Drone To Launch Satellites Into Orbit For Space Force  

Forget air-launching rockets at high altitudes from a conventional aircraft to carry satellites to low Earth orbit because now, a drone can do that.  This past week, a startup in Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X Autonomous Launch Vehicle designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit, according to a company press release.  As described…

Virgin Shares Plunge As Aborted Launch Creates New Space-Program Delay

After all of SpaceX’s aborted launches and outright failures (none of which, thankfully, resulted in the loss of human life), you’d think the market would have internalized the notion that rocket launches sometimes get aborted three or four times before the circumstances align in just the right way. Not so. Shares of Robinhood favorite Virgin…

Watch “Historic” Event: SpaceX Rocket To Launch Astronauts To Space Station

If schedules and the weather hold up, the launch of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-1 Mission on the “Resilience” Crew Dragon spacecraft, powered by a Falcon 9 rocket, will begin at 7:27 p.m. ET on Sunday from pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.  🚀 We’re sending four astronauts to the @Space_Station on a U.S….