The Australian Choice to Pursue Nuclear Submarines
This Article (H/T Claudio), written in 2013, helps to define the choice that Australia is faced with. I suggest that you take a moment to read and reflect on it.
In addition to Australia’s move to break its contract with France to build conventional (Air Independent Propulsion) submarines, there is the possibility that they might purchase retiring American 688 Class boats as a stopgap. The nuclear propulsion issue seems to be a hot-button issue in Australia, but I don’t fully understand why that is.
Make a Monstory
Jules Smith didn’t ask me to plug her rhyming story cards for children who are learning to read, but I ordered them for my mini-hoard of grandchildren in that zone and they’re fantastic.
There will be a total of four sets of Monstory reading sets. This one “Thump” is the first.