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Feb 7, 2016 11:19 AM ET // AFP
North Korea's latest long-range rocket launch Sunday sparked international anger and plans for talks on a U.S. missile defense system for the peninsula.
Jan 15, 2016 09:31 AM ET
Even North Korea, the world's most isolated nation, gets by with a little help from its friends. How many allies does North Korea have?
Jan 12, 2016 11:56 AM ET
North Korea recently bragged that it had built a hydrogen bomb, a claim that was met with the kind of skepticism that greets most claims out of the repressive regime. Still, it would be scary if true. DNews explains how h-bombs do their deadly work.
Jan 6, 2016 06:17 AM ET // AFP
North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniature hydrogen bomb -- if confirmed, the country would be among a small group with such dangerous weapons.
Jan 4, 2016 01:21 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The highlight of the 500-year-old arsenal were a pair of spiked helmets almost undamaged by rust. Continue reading →
Plasmas, being composed of charged particles, can be manipulated and contained by magnetic fields.
Nov 25, 2015 07:23 AM ET
Lasers have hit the mainstream. They're everywhere! And now ultra-precise weapons are in the works based around these targeted waves of light.
Nov 23, 2015 08:36 AM ET
Most people probably think of the nuclear bombs exploded over Hiroshima and Nagasaki as the most powerful blasts mankind has unleashed. But those explosions are mere whispers compared to modern bombs.
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