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A few videos I produced for War is Boring this past month.

Enormous Stakes for America’s Next Strike Bomber

One of America’s biggest weapons projects is happening largely in secret. But soon the U.S. Air Force should award a contract to begin producing the Long Range Strike Bomber, or LRS-B.

The price: hefty. It could cost $100 billion or more. The stakes: big. Not only does LRS-B have huge implications for the shape and strategy of American air power over the coming decades, but it could make the difference between whether some U.S. warplane manufacturers stay in business.

Is the Arctic the Next Superpower Battleground?

The harsh, sparsely populated Arctic is warming — which means sea ice is falling — and governments are looking to the region for both economic ventures and as an area of strategic competition.

This goes even more so for the Kremlin.

Enormous Stakes for America’s Next Strike Bomber

One of America’s biggest weapons projects is happening largely in secret. But soon the U.S. Air Force should award a contract to begin producing the Long Range Strike Bomber, or LRS-B.

The price: hefty. It could cost $100 billion or more. The stakes: big. Not only does LRS-B have huge implications for the shape and strategy of American air power over the coming decades, but it could make the difference between whether some U.S. warplane manufacturers stay in business.