Virgin Galactics Space ShipTwo is shown on its maiden flight from the Mojave Air and Spaceport in Mojave, California in The rocket plane (C), dubbed the VSS Enterprise, is shown attached to the White Knight two carrier airplane.
North Korea, usually blamed for hacking others, has accused the US of staging cyber attacks against its Internet servers after reports of disruptions to its main news services, the latest twist from an increasingly belligerent North.
Global rate of adult literacy: 84 per cent, but 775 million people still can’t read
John Ivison: Pax Americana alliance at heart of Harper government’s F-35 posture: The wider international backdrop to the F-35 purchase is an America concerned about the rise of China in the Pacific. The Canadian government’s decision to go with the F-35 appears to be part of a tacit political agreement between the United States and key allies like Japan and Australia to contain China’s ambitions.