Tagged: Satellite

North Korea’s Nuclear Theater

The latest rocket launch creates an illusion for the people of North Korea that they live, if not in paradise, then at least in a country that holds its own.

The Politics of Iran’s Space Program

Understanding the politics of Iran's technological development should serve as a check on the unwarranted paranoia that Iran's scientific achievements have generated in the West.

Libya and the Limits to the R2P

Some cheer the "Responsibility to Protect" as a breakthrough in international relations, but the dangers of another western intervention in a Muslim Arab country show the near impossibility of peace keeping in times of war.

Arms Race in Space

By shooting a crippled spy satellite, the U.S. moved closer to weaponizing space, which could prove cataclysmic.

India and Israel Eye Iran

India’s launch of a new spy satellite for Israel may change the geopolitical complexion of the Middle East.