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US Spy Satellite

Top-Secret U.S. Satellite Blasts Off

AP | Posted 08.20.2012 | Science

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — The Air Force has launched a rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying a top-secret satellite for the United Stat...

Cold War Spy Gear Put On Display In Ohio

Posted 01.30.2012 | Science

Tariq Malik, SPACE.com First Published 01/30/2012 07:41 AM EST A trio of once-secret U.S. spy satellites built to look down o...

Space Age Intervention in Syria

James Denselow | Posted 08.08.2011 | World
James Denselow

Releasing surveillance data to the global media is both a non-aggressive and responsible means of trying to hold Syria's actions to account.

WikiLeaks Cables Say Germany And U.S. Building Secret Spy Project

AP | MELISSA EDDY and MALIN RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BERLIN — Germany's aerospace center denied Monday that it is working with the U.S. on a $270 million high-tech secret spy program, insisting tha...

America's Foreign Policy Diagnosed with ADHD (ADD)

Michael B. Laskoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael B. Laskoff

I know three things about ADHD (ADD) for certain. First, Michael Phelps has it; his mom has been good enough to use her media platform in places like ...

Administration Set To Use New Spy Program In U.S.

Washington Post | Spencer Hsu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush administration said yesterday that it plans to start using the nation's most advanced spy technology for domestic purposes soon, rebuffing ch...

Missile Hits Dying US Spy Satellite

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A Navy missile soaring 130 miles above the Pacific smashed a dying and potentially deadly U.S. spy satellite Wednesday and probably...

Was The Military's Shooting Of Satellite A Veiled Test Of Space Weaponry?

New York Times | THOM SHANKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Videotape of the Navy mission to shoot down a dying spy satellite made available Thursday shows an interceptor missile ascending atop a bright trail o...

Missile Hits Dying US Spy Satellite

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A Navy missile soaring 130 miles above the Pacific smashed a dying and potentially deadly U.S. spy satellite Wednesday and probably...

Pentagon's Attempt To Shoot Down Spy Satellite Could Cost $60M

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The attempt by the U.S. Navy to use an anti-missile missile to shoot down a potentially hazardous satellite will cost between $40 million and $60 mill...

AF General: Spy Satellite Could Hit US

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military is developing contingency plans to deal with the possibility that a large spy satellite expected to fall to Earth...

Disabled Spy Satellite Threatens Earth

AP | EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A large U.S. spy satellite has lost power and could hit the Earth in late February or early March, government officials said Saturd...