Things more scary than travelling forever, part 1: Bear holding a tiger and a nuclear missile
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Russia has moved to update its nuclear arsenal with an extreme-range, massive payload ICBM designed specifically to defeat anti-missile systems. Capable of traversing the planet's poles and blowing up Texas in one hit, meet the RS-28 Sarmat, or Satan 2.
Moving at near orbital speed - Mach 20/15,220mph, this 100ton monster is nicknamed Satan 2 for a reason by the Pentagon.
But it was developed in specific stated response by Putin to our build-up on Russia's borders. Will we finally listen?