ACDC News and Views (July 4 – 10, 2024)

1. Russia conducts mobile nuclear missile launcher

2. Military exercises of 5 countries start in Kazakhstan

3. Europe is Quietly Debating a Nuclear Future Without the US

4. Japan and the Philippines sign a defense pact in the face of shared alarm over China

5. China develops new stealth aircraft likely to be deployed on carriers

6. China’s Artificial Sun Generated a Magnetic Field, Clearing a Real Path for Fusion

7. Trump Advisers Call for U.S. Nuclear Weapons Testing if He Is Elected

8. US nuclear missile program costs soar to $160 billion

9. Pentagon keeps commitment to Sentinel nuclear missile as costs balloon
10. Korea mulling possible purchase of Polish military drones

11. Australia to purchase U.S.-made ‘killer drones’

12. The path forward for sustainable space exploration

13.  Seeding the future of space warfare

14.  Pak-China Joint Lab for AI to intelligentize Pakistan’s agriculture
15.  SpaceX launches Türkiye’s 1st homegrown communications satellite to orbit


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