Monthly Archives: May 2011

Hitler’s secret version of his own B2 bomber revealed…

According to a report in National Geographic News, to replicate the Ho 2-29, a team from the Northrop Grumman defence-contracting corporation used original Nazi blueprints of Hitler‘s stealth fighter and the only surviving Ho 2-29, which has been stored in … Continue reading

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Mobile phones may cause cancer, experts say

Do mobile phones cause cancer? After reviewing details from dozens of studies, an international panel of experts says they might. The International Agency for Research on Cancer issued a statement to that effect in Lyon, France, on Tuesday after a … Continue reading

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US Hits Debt Ceiling

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Monday that he will immediately halt investments in two big government pension plans so the government can continue to borrow money. Geithner informed Congress of his decision in a letter stating that the … Continue reading

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Clinton: Pakistan Needs to Take ‘Decisive Steps’

ISLAMABAD – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday that relations between the United States and Pakistan have reached a turning point after the killing of Osama bin Laden and she called on Islamabad to take “decisive steps” … Continue reading

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Taliban Hit by Door After Hellfire Strike | Military.com

Taliban Hit by Door After Hellfire Strike | Military.com.

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Is America falling behind China?

Is China Overtaking America? CAMBRIDGE – The twenty-first century is witnessing Asia’s return to what might be considered its historical proportions of the world’s population and economy. In 1800, Asia represented more than half of global population and output. By … Continue reading

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Angel Falls, the world’s highest waterfall, is so high that much of the water evaporates before it can reach the ground

Angel Falls, the world’s highest waterfall, is so high that much of the water evaporates before it can reach the ground Angel Falls, aka Paradise Falls in Venezuela is the world’s highest waterfall, with a height of 979 m (3,212 … Continue reading

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China vs USA: a Comparative Analysis

China & USA Internet users compared to China & USA dot com’s Graph: Number of Internet users in China and the USA 2008 Statistics: Online population Peneration rate Total population Male users China 253 million 19.1% 1.33 billion 53.6% USA 220 … Continue reading

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Chinese General Says His Military Is 20 years behind the US Military

MAY 20,2011 WASHINGTON — Seeking to counter U.S. worries about his country’s rapid military growth, a top Chinese general said Wednesday the communist-led nation’s defense clout lags decades behind the U.S., and China wants warmer relations. Gen. Chen Bingde, whose position … Continue reading

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