Asia's current space race could turn into an arms race akin to the Cold War, according to James Clay Moltz, a professor in the Department of National Security Affairs at the Naval Postgraduate School. He makes that argument in a recent Nature commentary. The major Asian nations, including China, Japan, India, and South Korea, are all expanding their space programs with little-to-no cooperation. These efforts are driven by national prestige and geopolitical rivalries, similar to the US-Soviet space race ... [read post]
29.08.2012 Race entry includes a Color Run t-shirt that is stylish, comfortable, and well-fitting, a Color Run headband (I've never used it), and a packet of colored powder to be thrown at the end of the race. Race entry does cost more than ...
Specifically, the race of the victim matters in death penalty charging decisions and death sentences. "Disparity seen in death penalty," is the title of Michael Hewlet's report in today's Winston-Salem Journal. A new study examining the death penalty in North Carolina over a 28-year period makes the same point other studies have made over the years: The race of the victim is a factor in who gets the death penalty. According to the study, the odds of a death sentence for those suspected of killing whites ... [read post]
17.04.2012 [Ukrainian Radio] - The traditional international cycling raceRace Horizon Park 2012 will be held in the capital of Ukraine on the Day of Kyiv (May 26-27). The competition will be attended by about 10000 riders from Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Moldova, Italy
17.04.2012 [AMA Pro Racing] - Rispoli would ride his #1 Celtic Orient Express Racing Suzuki GSX-R 600 to victory in the first Motorcycle-Superstore.com SuperSport race on Friday, with Alexander finishing fifth in the first race. Race two on Saturday saw Alexander battle for the
17.04.2012 [The North Bay Nugget] - Altogether, six of the 17 elite women and four of 20 elite men runners did not finish the race. Race organizers ramped up their emergency services in anticipation of a wave of heat-related injuries. Kenyan runners swept both podiums s Wesley Korir won
16.04.2012 [Enterprise-Record] - By ROBIN EPLEY - Staff Writer Bicyclists compete in the Masters 55 and over portion of the Criterium Stage Racerace on Sunday in Chico.(Ty Barbour/Staff Photo). All Chico ER photos are available here. Some people like to ride bikes, some people like
03.04.2012 [CNN] - The sailors were among four members of the Geraldton Western Australia's crew hurt Saturday in stormy weather as they sailed from China to San Francisco for one leg of the race, race organizers said. The rest of the crew was described as "uninjured but
15.04.2012 [Eurosport.com AU] - Thank you for following the race here on www.eurosport.com, and join us on Wednesday for more commetns of the Fleche-Wallonne. Ivanov takes it!!! He punches the air! Kroon is second. Ivanov opens the sprint...Kroon is struggling to follow!
17.04.2012 [Florida Sportsman Magazine] - An awards ceremony is scheduled at the Seaduction dock following the race. Race entry fees are $50 per diver. Discounts are available at the event's host properties, the Lexington Hotel and Quality Inn in Key West. Reference the Wreck Racing League
15.04.2012 [Kane County Chronicle] - And where else can you get frankfurters after a race?" Race director Lynn Alms said the food has been a popular feature. "And all of it will disappear," she said with a smile. St. Charles resident Barb Brennan, 37, was chatting with her friend
15.04.2012 [Stay On The Black] - In the previous race (race 1) both riders suffered with tyre degradation at the Hampshire circuit that resulted in a P12 finish for Mason and P20 for Foray. “I believe we made the right tyre selection for race 1. I made a good start, but by lap 10 I
16.04.2012 [Rye and Battle Today] - A race spokesman said Commonwealth Games champion John Kelai, from Kenya, will be taking part in the Brighton Marathon and is hoping to win the race. Race director Tim Hutchings said: "Confirming the signing of Kelai was a huge coup for us in January
13.04.2012 [VARSITY News] - As the half marathon runners crossed the finish line, it was noticeable how many were competing in their first race. Race goers had the number of half or ultra marathons completed on their race numbers, the majority of whom had done neither.
25.03.2012 [GTspirit] - The second twenty minute race (race three of the day) in this series was as action packed as the first, it saw the winner of the first race come out of the running after lap 1. This gave a perfect opportunity to the second place winner of race one
04.04.2012 [Enniscorthy Guardian] - The course can be viewed at http://ridewithgps.com/routes/361 412 Due to the increasing popularity of the event, chip timing will be introduced for the race. Race entry is €15 online via www.runireland.com, or participants can register on the day for
02.04.2012 [Planetlemans.com] - Thiriet by TDS Racing gains its third victory in the discipline, while Sébastien Loeb Racing reaches their first podium. Thanks to an error free race, Race Performance makes three ORECA 03 in the top five. No comments for “ORECA takes the double at Le
30.03.2012 [Eurweb.com] - You have those in this country that will never get over race. Race is part of the cultural fabric…and Negrophobia is also. You can always tell a Negrophobe. They get anxious at the very presence of black people. Even just one. Persons staring at black