Do you have a hot wife, or do you look rich enough to have one?
Are you seriously asking Slashdot subscribers?
What if America can't stop the asteroid from hitting the earth, but can stop it from hitting the United States (or close strategic ally)? Other countries may want to invest in their versions of this.
To divert it back to you guys?
... that neither country would knowingly carry out hacking for commercial advantages.
So doing it for political or military advantages is fine?
... and violating family-planning rules
So, in effect, you're f*cked twice.
Nuclear power stations can't get insurance, the liability is far too great
That should say enough. Risk = chance * impact * "repairability". Sure, the chance of a nuclear accident is low, but the impact is so huge that the risk is way too high.
Why isn't she in jail?
Because you do not seem to live in Bugarup:
Government officials in Bugarup are elected by the people and then put into prison to save time.
If only this could be done in the USA! The coming election is the best time ever.
... 55 countries that contribute a total of at least 55% of global greenhouse gas emissions
So, in effect, 55% of the countries should pollute more to get an agreement working to pollute less. And, off course, every country that does not wait for the agreement to take effect and starts pollution reduction now is spoiling it for the rest.
Stupid rules like this are why only politicians believe the climate agreement actually helps to achieve something.
"This is lemma 1.1. We start a new chapter so the numbers all go back to one." -- Prof. Seager, C&O 351