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How the Mountain Jews of Azerbaijan Endure
By a river in the hills near the Russian border, a 300-year-old community of multilingual Jews keeps 'Europe's last shtetl' alive
Oct 26, 2022 - 11:55:16 AM
American technology boosts China’s hypersonic missile program
Military research groups at the leading edge of China’s hypersonics and missile programs — many on a U.S. export blacklist — are purchasing a range of specialized American technology, including products developed by firms that have received millions of dollars in grants and contracts from the Pentagon, a Washington Post investigation has found.
Oct 18, 2022 - 1:48:47 PM
Meet Henrietta Wood, The Freed Slave Who Successfully Sued For Reparations
Even though she was emancipated in 1848, Henrietta Wood was kidnapped and enslaved again for 16 more years. After she was freed a second time, she took her captor to court.
Oct 17, 2022 - 11:51:53 AM
Allseas Begins Deep-Sea Trial of Polymetallic Nodule Mining System
Swiss offshore contracting giant Allseas has begun a controversial deep-sea mining test for Canadian firm The Metals Company, a startup in which Allseas holds an eight percent stake.
Oct 13, 2022 - 1:30:55 PM
Research sheds light on Japan’s wartime espionage network inside the United States
MUCH HAS BEEN WRITTEN about the wartime intelligence exploits of the Allies against Japan. Such exploits range from the United States’ success in breaking the Japanese JN-25 naval code, to the extensive operations of the Soviet Union’s military intelligence networks in Tokyo
Sep 26, 2022 - 2:10:13 PM