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Inside China’s Curious Dream Of Floating Nuclear Plants On The Ocean

Singularity University | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 02.22.2016 | World

The family of nuclear reactors found on the seven seas is about to grow -- China recently announced plans to build a floating, ship-based nuclear powe...

The Hypersonic Arms Race Is Going Nuclear -- Take Note

Yousaf Butt | Posted 12.04.2015 | World
Yousaf Butt

A new type of high-speed arms race is heating up between the U.S., Russia and China -- and it's threatening to go nuclear. Washington had always intended the new "hypersonic boost-glide" weapons to remain purely conventional, but Russia and China seem to be pursuing nuclear variants. If the hypersonic arms race heads in a nuclear direction, Washington may be pressured to follow.

WATCH: China Reveals Mysterious Fleet Of Nuclear Subs

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

For the first time in more than 40 years, China has given the rest of the world a view of its mysterious fleet of nuclear submarines. Earlier in th...

WikiLeaks Cables Reveal Fears Over China's Nuclear Safety

The Guardian | Jonathan Watts | Posted 10.25.2011 | Green

China has "vastly increased" the risk of a nuclear accident by opting for cheap technology that will be 100 years old by the time dozens of its reacto...

China's Nuclear Power Plans 'Unfazed' By Japan Disaster | Posted 10.08.2011 | Green

In the wake of the Fukushima meltdowns, some nations are looking to move away from nuclear power. But not China, which is proceeding with plans to bui...

Nuclear Power Expansion In China Stirs Concerns

New York Times | Keith Bradsher | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China is preparing to build three times as many nuclear power plants in the coming decade as the rest of the world combined, a breakneck pace with the...