Space News Stories
2022-11-28: China Plans To Build Nuclear Powered Base On Moon By 2028. BEIJING - China has announced plans to build a base on the moon by 2028 and then land astronauts several years later. The base will likely be powered by a nuclear reactor, hopper, lander, orbiter, and rover.
2022-11-19: Kim Jong Un Oversaw ICBM Test, Vows To Respond With Nukes If Enemies Continue To Pose Threats. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un oversaw the latest ICBM test, vowed that if enemies continue to pose threats, the North Korean government will react with nukes.
2022-11-18: North Korea Fires Intercontinental Ballistic Missile - ICBM. North Korea has fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that flew 1,000 kilometers (621 miles) at an altitude 6,100 kilometers (3790 miles) at a speed Mach 22, or 22 times the speed of sound, according to the South Korean military and Japanese MOD.
2022-11-17: North Korea Launches Short-Range Ballistic Missile. The South Korean military has reported that the North launched a short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) towards its eastern waters after threatening to respond with 'fiercer military responses' to the US.
2022-11-07: Pentagon: U.S. Able To Respond Quickly To North Korean Nuclear Test. PENTAGON - The United States is able to respond quickly to a North Korean nuclear test if necessary, a spokesperson for the Pentagon said on Friday. Washington believes North Korea has completed all preparations for a seventh nuclear test.
2022-11-07: Iran Tests Satellite Launch Vehicle That Could Be Used For Nuclear Warheads. TEHRAN - On Saturday, November 5th the Iranian Revolutionary Guard tested a satellite launch vehicle that Washington has speculated could also launch nuclear warheads.
2022-11-02: Norway Raises Military Alert Level After Drone Sightings Near Norway's Airports, Oil and Gas Fields. Norway raised its military alert level after unmanned aerial drones were sighted around Norway's oil and gas fields and airports, which has led to at least seven arrests of Russian citizens.
2022-11-03: North Korea Launches At Least 26 Ballistic Missiles And 100 Shells. North Korea launched at least 26 ballistic missiles in the last 24 hours and 100 shells, according to South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the Japanese Coast Guard.
2022-10-31: Poland Is, And Finland May Be Interested In Participating in NATO's Nuclear Sharing Program. Both Poland and Finland may be interested in participating in NATO's nuclear sharing program, which would give both countries access to deploying nuclear weapons in their territory.
2022-10-30: 2022 National Defense Strategy Of The United States Of America. WASHINGTON - The Pentagon said that although Russia is an acute threat, China is the only competitor out there with both the intent to reshape the international order, and increasingly the power to do so.
2022-10-29: US, NATO Deploying B61-12 Thermonuclear Gravity Bomb To Europe. NATO - the US said during a closed meeting with NATO it will be accelerating the deployment of an upgraded version of the B61-12 air-dropped thermonuclear "gravity bomb" to European bases in December.
2022-10-28: International Space Station Forced To Use Thrusters To Avoid Debris From Russian Anti-Satellite Test. NASA - The International Space Station was forced to ignite a thruster in order to move the space station away from debris created from a Russian anti-missile test in 2021.
2022-10-28: US, South Korea Vow Unparalleled Response If North Carries Out 7th Nuclear Test. SEOUL - The United States and South Korea have vowed that there would be an unparalleled response if North Korea carries out an expected 7th nuclear test, and have urged North Korea to refrain from provocations.
2022-10-28: North Korea Fires Two Short-Range Ballistic Missiles. SEOUL - North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles. The US Indo-Pacific Command put out a statement saying that they are aware of the missile launches, and that they do not pose a threat to the US, its personnel or territory.
2022-10-26: Russia, NATO Hold Simultaneous Nuclear Exercises As Tensions Escalate. Russian President Vladimir Putin monitored the launches of ballistic and cruise missiles on Wednesday as part of Russia's yearly "Grom" nuclear exercises, as NATO holds simultaneous nuclear exercises.
2022-10-25: Russia Claims Ukraine Preparing To Use Dirty Bomb, US Says Claims Are False. Russia has claimed that Ukraine is preparing a possible 'provocation' involving the use of a 'dirty bomb', while the US and Ukraine claim that this might be a pretext for a Russian 'false flag' operation.
2022-10-21: Pentagon: Supersonic Bombers Sent To Guam To Send Message, To Deter Provocations. The Pentagon has confirmed that the B-1B supersonic bombers that arrived in Guam this week is a show of strength in order to deter potential provocations.
2022-10-17: Situation Overview: South Korea On 24-Hour Standby: Possible Nuclear Test By North. Situation overview: South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol said on Thursday that he is looking carefully at extended deterrence options as North Korea tests numerous ballistic missiles.
2022-10-05: North Korea Sends Missile Over Japan, US South Korea Hold Live-Fire Drills. After North Korea sent a missile flying over Japan, the US and South Korea held live-fire missile drills, during which one missile malfunctioned and crashed down inside the Air Force base in Gangneung.
2022-10-01: North Korea Fires Fourth Round Of Short-Range Ballistic Missiles In A Week. North Korea has fired another two ballistic missiles, in their fourth round of missile tests in a week, according to the South Korean military.
2022-09-27: Russian Official Medvedev: Nuclear Weapon Threat "Not A Bluff". Deputy chairman of the Security Council of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev said that the United States would not intervene even if Russia uses the "most formidable weapon," and said the country has the right to use nuclear weapons "if necessary".
2022-09-26: Russian Official: Poland Would Be Ideal Target For Tactical Nuclear Weapons, Not Ukraine. Andrei Gurulev, deputy of the Russian State Duma says that Poland would be an ideal target for tactical nuclear weapons, not Ukraine, as Russians have to live there.
2022-09-25: DOD: Conflict With Nuclear Peer Possible, As Russia Uses Dangerous Nuclear Rhetoric. NATO responded to Russian President Vladimir Putin's announcement of a partial mobilization, as well as Putin's threats to use all means at Russia's disposal to protect the country, saying that Putin's speech used dangerous and reckless nuclear rhetoric.
2022-09-25: North Korea Fires Short-Range Ballistic Missile Into East Sea. SOUTH KOREA - North Korea has reportedly fired a short-range ballistic missile into the East Sea, on Sunday, two days after a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier from the United States arrived in South Korea for allied drills
2022-09-14: Pentagon Had Top Secret Meeting To Discuss China And Russia's Plans To Build Space Weapons. Pentagon leaders held a top-secret conference at the Pentagon on September 6th, and 7th, to discuss China and Russia's potential to develop unique space weapons, giving to a publicly posted dossier.
2022-09-12: New North Korean Nuclear Force Policy: Nuclear Launch If Leader Killed In Attack. Additions to North Korea's nuclear force policy say that a nuclear attack could commence "automatically and immediately" if the leader Kim Jong Un is either killed or incapacitated by an attack.
2022-09-06: NK: US & South Korean Military Drills Increased Possibility Of Nuclear War. Pyongyang - North Korean state news agency, Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) has said that military drills by the United States and South Korea have increased the possibility of nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula.
2022-09-03: Hydrogen Fuel Leak Cancels Artemis 1 Launch Again. NASA made a second attempt to launch the Artemis 1 SLS on Saturday, but a hydrogen fuel leak was detected in the gas line that perplexed technicians. NASA's engineers discovered problems with one of the gas lines as fuel was actively being loaded.
2022-08-17: Minuteman III Test Launch Showcases Readiness Of US Nuclear Forces . Air Force Global Strike Command Airmen launched an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile equipped with a test re-entry vehicle from Vandenberg Space Force Base, California on August 16th.
2022-08-08: Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system to be created by Northrop Grumman. US ARMED FORCES long-range missile support specialists have selected Northrop Grumman Corporation to attend to the next Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Weapons system process to shield the Continental US from nuclear long-range missile assaults.
2022-08-04: Russia: US Directly Involved In Ukraine Conflict, Could Trigger Nuclear Response. At the UN, Russia said that although the conflict in Ukraine does not require the use of nuclear weapons, Moscow might decide to resort to a nuclear response as a result of what it says is direct involvement in its conflict with Ukraine by the United States.
2022-08-01: Satellite Photos Indicate China May Be Resuming Nuclear Tests. Satellite photos obtained from Planet Labs from the location of Lop Nur nuclear test site in China show what looks to be upgraded and expanded facilities, indicating that China may be preparing for nuclear tests for the first time in 26 years.
2022-07-28: Russia Set To Withdraw From International Space Station After 2024. Yuri Borisov, who is head of the Roskosmos, Russia's state space agency has said that Russia will be withdrawing from the International Space Station (ISS) project after the year 2024.
2022-07-26: Science Lab Module Added To the Chinese Tiangong Space Station. The Tiangong space station has received a new module, the Wentian science laboratory, which was docked with the Tianhe living module at around 3:13 AM local time on Monday.
2022-07-20: NASA: Micrometeoroid Causes Significant Uncorrectable Damage To James Webb Space Telescope. NASA has reported that Micrometeoroids have hit the new James Webb space telescope that was launched on December 25th, 2021, and caused significant uncorrectable damage to the C3 mirror, which is one of its 18 gold plated primary mirror panels.
China Plans To Build Nuclear Powered Base On Moon By 2028
Traces Of Explosives Found At Nord Stream Rupture Sites
Kim Jong Un Oversaw ICBM Test, Vows To Respond With Nukes If Enemies Continue To Pose Threats
North Korea Fires Intercontinental Ballistic Missile - ICBM
Pakistan Shuts Down Border Crossing With Afghanistan After Both Sides Exchange Fire
North Korea Launches Short-Range Ballistic Missile
Underground passage Beneath Egyptian Temple Might Lead To Where Cleopatra Was Buried
14 Chinese Military Aircraft, 3 PLAN Vessels Spotted Around Taiwan November 11th, 2022
26 Chinese Military Aircraft, 4 PLAN Vessels Spotted Around Taiwan November 10th, 2022
Rameses II-Period Crypt Discovered In Israel
Scientists Re-Evaluating What Killed The Dinosaurs After Studying Crater
Chinese President Tells Military To Prepare For War Amid Tensions Over Taiwan
Stratcom Commander: Ukraine Just A Warm Up, The Big One Is Coming