missiles

nukes

Vladimir Putin’s Nuclear-Powered Cruise Missile Is ‘Batshit Crazy’

"This will feed directly into the US nuclear and missile-defense lobby agenda and help them make their case for boosting US capabilities."
David Axe
3.2.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Charles Manson dead at 83, Mueller digs into James Comey's firing, Mugabe still refusing to step down, and more.
VICE Staff
11.20.17
Interceptors

America Has a Missile Shield Now. But Does It Actually Work?

The 30-year effort to build a defense system against incoming nuclear missiles is complete. Yet the shield is basically still a prototype.
David Axe
11.14.17
stockpiles

Experts: America Doesn't Need All These Nukes

Nuclear deterrence can be way less pricey, according to the Congressional Budget Office.
David Axe
11.2.17
Mach 5

Beware Indestructible 'Hypersonic Missiles'

The US, Russia, and China are all separately developing these speedy munitions, which can fly faster than 3,000 miles per hour.
David Axe
10.5.17
NORTH KOREA

An Expert Told Us How Trump Is Screwing Up the North Korea Situation

By refusing to negotiate and firing off angry tweets at both the regime and allies like South Korea, the 45th president seems to be flirting with disaster.
Mike Pearl
9.6.17
NORTH KOREA

This Whole North Korea Thing Is Escalating Quickly

The Hermit Kingdom reportedly has the warhead it needs to nuke the US, and Donald Trump is promising 'fire and fury' in response to threats.
Mike Pearl
8.8.17
Rocket Science

Why You Should Be Skeptical of the US Military's 'Successful' Missile Defense Test

The missile it intercepted was probably moving slower than one fired at the US from North Korea would be.
David Axe
6.2.17
NORTH KOREA

The Latest Korean Missile Frenzy Is Another Step Toward Actual War

A nifty guide to the various missiles and defense systems being tested this week and what it all means for South Korea, North Korea, and the United States.
Mike Pearl
5.31.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least 80 dead in Kabul bomb attack, US intercepts test missile over Pacific, Flynn expected to hand over subpoenaed documents, and more.
VICE Staff
5.31.17
News

The US Says It May Shoot First if North Korea Starts Testing a Nuclear Bomb

A North Korean nuclear test site is reportedly "primed and ready."
Mike Pearl
4.14.17
What If

What Would Happen in the Hours and Minutes After a US-China War Started?

No one in their right mind wants the US and China to go to war, but let's face it: They could. Here's what the first day would look like.
Mike Pearl
3.22.17
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