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I'd Like a Couple of Entrees and an Order of Wings With My Spacecraft

Greg Autry | Posted 10.13.2014 | Technology
Greg Autry

I love Mars rovers and cool space stations as much as any baby boomer, but the harsh reality is that America cannot afford a space program whose mission is to boost national prestige or serve as a white-collar jobs program. To justify its existence NASA must drive the private sector forward in space, not the other way round.

Lawmakers Go After French Rail Company Involved In Holocaust

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

Two New York City lawmakers say the city shouldn't do business with a French rail company that transported 76,000 people to Nazi concentration camps d...

The Counter Terrorism Card Backfires on Syrian Regime's Delegation in Montreux

Raghida Dergham | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics
Raghida Dergham

During the Montreux episode, the Syrian opposition and its backers scored some points. Now, it is time to invest this wisely to save Syria from the inferno ravaging the country.

The Gravitas of Commercial Spacecraft

Greg Autry | Posted 12.24.2013 | Business
Greg Autry

We hope that millions enjoy Gravity and are inspired by its compelling imagery of humans at work in Earth orbit. It would have been great if it presented a more realistic way of how Americans are, in fact, going to be doing that.

UNDOF: The Beginning of the End?

Daniel Nisman | Posted 05.07.2013 | World
Daniel Nisman

On March 6, Syrian rebel fighters in the Golan Heights region released footage of a UN peacekeepers' convoy which they claimed to have detained. The i...

Syrian Opposition Figure Quits

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2012 | World

BEIRUT, Aug 28 (Reuters) - A prominent figure in the Syrian National Council (SNC), resigned on Tuesday, the latest of several senior members to lea...

How to Run a Revolution: The Success of Libya and the Failures of Syria

Matthew VanDyke | Posted 06.17.2012 | World
Matthew VanDyke

Syria is headed down the path of a protracted, disastrous civil war that could last for another year or more. This revolution has been mismanaged from its inception and if drastic measures aren't taken to change course it will be a disaster.