Five Questions for Ted Postol

In which the famed physicist and nuclear engineer continues his career-long debunking of technological fantasies.

Throughout his career, Postol has been a staunch critic of muddy concepts, impractical ideas, and technological fantasies, including Reagan’s “Star Wars” system and the vaunted Patriot missile of the first Gulf War. From North Korea and Russia to the status of NATO’s defenses, he’s got a lot more to say. (Visual by )

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