Category threat of next pandemic

Aggressive New, Deadly Form Of Tick-Borne Virus -Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Wreaking Havoc In Mexico — And, Is Heading North, To The United States

Aggressive New, Deadly Form Of Tick-Borne Virus -Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Wreaking Havoc In Mexico — And, Is Heading North, To The United States http://www.fortunascorner.com     Mary Katos posted an August 16, 2018 article on the website of the DailyMail.com, with the title above.  She notes that in a published report this week/Wed/, by the Centers For […]

Ten Biggest National Security Threats Facing U.S.

Axios AM Axios · by Mike Allen For the past month, Axios has been interviewing people who have been trusted with the nation’s most sensitive secrets. The group includes seven former directors or deputy directors of the CIA, two former U.S. intelligence chiefs, a former Secretary of Homeland Security, two White House homeland security advisers, and a former Director […]

8 Diseases That Are Coming To Wipe Us Out; ‘We Have No Idea How Bad The U.S. Tick Problem Is’

8 Diseases That Are Coming To Wipe Us Out; ‘We Have No Idea How Bad The U.S. Tick Problem Is’   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Markham Heid posted an article on the website, Future Human, July 11, 2018, with the title above.  Mr. Heid, who describes himself as a health and lifestyle writer, opens with this warning: “A scary […]

North Korea’s Other ‘Weapon’ Is Poised To Explode

Excerpts: In February, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the biggest financial contributor to TB control in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea since 2010, announced that it will close its programs there in June, citing challenges working in the country. The closure of programs is likely to lead to “massive stock […]

Forecasting The Future Of Warfare

David Maxwell:  “A long important read with important history (and a “scorecard”).” Excerpt: How Did We Do? You Decide.   I gave up command of the Army War College in the summer of 2000. Gen. Rick Shinseki, chief of staff at the time, kindly asked that I stay on active duty another six months to […]

The Case For Extreme Worry

In places that include China and Russia, chief rival powers to the U.S., technology is “empowering top-down authoritarianism as liberal democracy weakens.” The case for extreme worry Axios · by Mike Allen To White House insiders, this is the most dangerous phase of Donald Trump’s presidency so far, from the brewing trade war with China that he denies is a […]

The United States Is Preparing For The Wrong War

Excerpts.   There’s nothing wrong with rebuilding the United States’ conventional combat capacity. By all means, buy more fighter aircraft and navy ships. Spend more time training with artillery and tanks. Those weapons are needed to maintain deterrence and keep the peace. But don’t imagine that all this firepower will keep us safe. The United […]

“Why I Believe A Killer Flu Pandemic Is Lurking Just Around The Corner — And, It Could Kill 33 Million In The First 200 Days”; 300 Million In Two Years; Most Likely Culprit – Unprecedentedly Deadly Mutation Of The Influenza Virus

Why I Believe A Killer Flu Pandemic Is Lurking Just Around The Corner — And, It Could Kill 33 Million In The First 200 Days; 300 Million In Two Years; Most Likely Culprit – Unprecedentedly Deadly Mutation Of The Influenza Virus   ww.fortunascorner.com        The title above is from an article by Dr. […]

Visionary Elon Musk Will Pave The Way For Humans To Explore Mars Within The Next 20 Years Claims Astronaut Tim Peake

Visionary Elon Musk Will Pave The Way For Humans To Explore Mars Within The Next 20 Years Claims Astronaut Tim Peake   www.fortunascorner.com      Cecile Borkhataria posted a March 3, 2018 article on the Daily Mail, with the title above.  She begins, “humans could be exploring Mars earlier than previously thought, thanks to the ambitions of […]

Russia By Cyber, North Korea By Nuke: A New Batch Of Grim Warnings From U.S. Intel

Russia by Cyber, North Korea by Nuke: A New Batch of Grim Warnings from US Intel thecipherbrief.com · by | The Cipher Brief Staff · February 14, 2018 Questioning on Russian election interference and how the Trump White House handles staff clearances dominated the worldwide threat hearing Tuesday, as the Senate intelligence committee grilled leaders of the FBI, […]