Wind leaves nuclear behind in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CleanTechnica) In China, wind power is leaving nuclear behind. Electricity output from China's wind farms exceeded that from its nuclear plants for the first time in 2012, by more…

Russian troops mass at border with Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) With a referendum on secession looming in Crimea, Russia massed troops and armored vehicles in at least three regions along Ukraine’s eastern border on Thursday, more…

Russia transferring U.S. holdings offshore?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The record drop in U.S. government securities held in custody at the Federal Reserve is fueling speculation that Russia may have shifted its holdings out of the more…

Japan has nuclear 'bomb in the basement'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) No nation has suffered more in the nuclear age than Japan, where atomic bombs flattened two cities in World War II and three reactors melted down at more…

China intercepted missing Malaysian flight?

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – A review of China's recently updated strict rules for aircraft identification over the South China Sea raises immediate questions about a possible Chinese military response more…

U.S. using oil as weapon in Ukraine crisis?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The U.S. appears to be building pressure on Russia over its actions in Ukraine by releasing crude oil from its emergency stockpile onto the market, with news more…

Stolen F-35 secrets now in China's stealth fighter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Freebeacon) A cyber espionage operation by China seven years ago produced sensitive technology and aircraft secrets that were incorporated into the latest version of China's new J-20 stealth more…