At 6 a.m. on February 18, 2001, the roar of the engines from 12 Russian-built SU-27s ripped through Vietnamese airspace. Within minutes, burning phosphorus, shrapnel and delayed-reaction mines were falling on Vietnam’s main naval base.
In February 2013, the Columbia Spectator, a daily paper edited by students of Columbia University, published an attempt at an introspective piece about Chinese students at the prestigious university in New York. “The China Game”
As Hillary Clinton launched her presidential election campaign last Sunday, crowds of scientists and technicians at Cape Canaveral were preparing a different kind of liftoff. SpaceX, a private space company, was getting ready to launch