missiles

NORTH KOREA

Kim Jong Un Released Pictures of the “Super Powerful” Missiles He Fired as a “Solemn Warning”

South Korea officials believe they were similar to Russia’s Iskander missiles, which fly close to the ground before dropping at a 90-degree angle on their targets to avoid being intercepted.
David Gilbert
7.26.19
INDIA

India just shot down a satellite, declaring itself a 'space power'

Prime minister says military test has made India 'a much stronger nation'
Paul Vale
3.27.19
hawaii 5-oh no

Thinking he was about to die from a missile attack, Hawaii resident suffered a heart attack. Now he’s suing the state.

During the false alarm, James Sean Shields called his kids to say goodbye one last time — and then promptly had a heart attack.
Emma Ockerman
11.28.18
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
VICE News Tonight on HBO

No one is sure which country is helping North Korea make its missiles

The Yuzhmash factory let VICE News cameras inside for the first time.
Josh Hersh
1.9.18
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

North Korea calls Trump a “barking dog” after “Rocket Man” gibe

David Gilbert
9.21.17
NORTH KOREA

North Korea warns of “pain and suffering” if U.N. votes for tougher sanctions

David Gilbert
9.11.17
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
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