• The Indonesian Army is doing counter-insurgency training in India.
  • India's growth rate slumped in the last quarter of 2011. (H/t MR.)
  • New hints of Saudi involvement in 9/11 won't mean much for US Middle East policy.
  • Defense Technology International is available free online. Latest issue here.
  • William Nordhaus: '...if anything, the uncertainties would point to a more rather than less forceful policy—and one starting sooner rather than later—to slow climate change.' (H/t Browser.)
  • Dark clouds over the Asia Pacific aviation industry.
  • The sometimes ugly inside story of TED: 'For those whose talks go seriously viral, their lives can be transformed.'
  • A few weeks ago we brought you video of tiny unmanned choppers flying in formation. Yeah, well, that was then. Now they can play music. How long before they enslave us all? (Thanks Mark.)