January 7, 2011 | Letter to London Review of Books - re Missile Defence

Adam Shatz [Short Cuts – on Jeffrey Goldberg’s article in Atlantic Monthly - LRB, 23-9-10] doesn’t mention Israel’s well-layered, (mostly US-funded) Missile Defense Systems.

IRON DOME – the latest – will become operational sometime this year and according to Israeli Top Brass, the Defense Systems will be “enabling” to the Strategic forces. (See article and [...]


November 10, 2010 | Space

It is indeed good that President Obama is at last looking at SPACE, with proposals for stopping the could-be endless (and certainly highly dangerous) pollution being caused by abandoned space craft.

BUT with the National Space Policy of the United States of America [published June 28th 2010] he is not proposing anything that would prevent [...]