Russia Test-Fires Tsirkon Hypersonic Cruise Missile

Russia Test-Fires Tsirkon Hypersonic Cruise Missile

Russia successfully test-fired for the first time a 3M22 Tsirkon (Zircon) hypersonic cruise missile from a submarine on Monday, Oct. 4, 2021. The missile is a key high-tech component, and President Vladimir Putin claimed it as a new generation of invincible weapon systems. Hypersonic missiles are faster and more agile than the standard ones making […]

CDC Recommends Vaccine Booster Shots for Some People

CDC Recommends Vaccine Booster Shots for Some People

After a lengthy debate among experts, the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine booster is now available to some adults in the United States. Beginning Sept. 25, 2021, certain groups of adults, people with underlying conditions, and those in long-term care facilities can receive an additional shot. The boosters are recommended for individuals who had both injections at least […]