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Russia's Vice Premier Rogozin has proposed an agency for the Strategic Defense of the Earth that he said would be like a "space IAEA," reported Izvestia.ru, April 11.
RIA Novosti reports that Russia's space agency Roscosmos may join NASA's ambitious mission to capture an asteroid and place it in high lunar orbit for exploration, as Roscosmos head Vladimir Popovkin said.
The Oregon Bach Festival "Digital Bach Project's new St. Matthew initiative" officially launched "on March 21 (Bach's Birthday) incorporates high definition video of conductor Helmuth Rilling's complete St. Matthew lecture-concerts; poetry, artwork, photography, and scholarship; and a line-by-line animation of the libretto available in 15 languages, set to Rilling's 1999 recording."
As the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) begins its rosy predictions about the level of plantings, especially of corn, this Spring, the latest U.S. Drought Monitor Report gives a foretaste of the disaster-in-the-making, caused by the sabotage of major water projects in the Midwestern and Western United States.
Hussein Askary, representing the international Schiller Institute and the Swedish Labour Party and LaRouche Movement - EAP, participated in an international conference in the Iranian city of Bandar Abbas in March 4-7 and presented the Schiller Institute's ideas for a New Paradigm.
In a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Deputy Prime Minister Dimitri Rogozin urges that the "Strategic Defense of the Earth" be placed high on the agenda of the upcoming G20 meeting in September. Russia is presently chairing the G20, which will hold its next summit September 8-9 in St. Petersburg.
At conferences and meetings over the past two weeks, top-level Russian space scientists and mission managers have added detail to the array of missions to the Moon that are being planned, as reported by space.com.
In an op-ed posted today on philly.com, the website of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Derrick H. Pitts, the chief astronomer of the Franklin Institute Science Museum, calls for "an early-warning system—a cosmic 'heads up'—to detect the wanderers zooming through the solar system." Noting that objects colliding with Earth have previously resulted in the extinction of species (i.e.
The first publicized offer from the Russian government for revival of the idea of Strategic Defense cooperation between it and the U.S., came from President Boris Yeltsin, in his visit with Bill Clinton in Vancouver, BC, in the spring of 1993. This was not followed through—and, as LaRouche has recently pointed out, the portfolio for Russia was given to Vice-President Al Gore, with known results.