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Navy swarm drones awaiting launch.
February 22, 2018 | Source: DEFENSETECH, defensetech.org, 5 April 2017, Hope Hodge Seck
The next big thing for unmanned naval aviation is a group of unmanned aerial systems that can share information and then assign tasks...
NASA Langley Research Center Mars Airplane shown in stowed configuration.
February 21, 2018 | Source: NASA Tech Briefs, techbriefs.com, 1 March 2017
The autonomous airplane can be folded in a confined volume, transported, and deployed in terrestrial or extraterrestrial venues. NASA...
RFI Advanced Materials Solutions for Defense Applications image
February 20, 2018 | Source: Fed Biz Opps
Language in the House Armed Services Committee FY18 Appropriations budget bill calls for DoD to assess current status and steps to...
A human controller influences the turtle's escape behavior by sending left and right signals via Wi-Fi to a control system on the back of the turtle.
February 20, 2018 | Source: Science Daily, sciencedaily.com, 23 March 2017, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Korean researchers develop a technology to remotely control an animal's movement with human thought. In the 2009 blockbuster "Avatar...
DARPA Molecular Data Storage Project to Handle Information Flood image
February 19, 2018 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, 22 March 2017
U.S. military researchers will brief industry next month on a project to develop completely new kinds of data storage technologies...
Photo of ONR's Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle - Innovative Naval Prototype (LDUUV-INP). The LDUUV-INP technologies will develop enhanced capabilities in endurance, energy, and autonomy. (Office of Naval Research/Released)
February 18, 2018 | Source: C4ISRNET, c4isrnet.com, 29 Mar 2017, Adam Stone
The workhorse of the military's undersea drone inventory is an autonomous device 8 feet long and 12.5 inches in diameter. It's good up...
SOCOM and SOFWERX create DRONEWERX drone technology initiative.
February 17, 2018 | Source: National Defense Magazine, www.nationaldefensemagazine.org, 16 May 2017
U.S. Special Operations Command is partnering with the Pentagon’s Strategic Capabilities Office to create a new organization dedicated...
Nervana Engine Delivers Deep Learning at Ludicrous Speed! image
February 16, 2018 | Source: nervana Systems, nervanasys.com
Nervana is currently developing the Nervana Engine, an application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) that is custom-designed and...
Jobari Defense Systems Multiple Cradle Launcher (MCL) based on Oshkosh Defense 6×6 Heavy Equipment Transporter known in the US Army as the M1070 HET.
February 15, 2018 | Source: Popular Mechanics, popularmechanics.com, 28 March 2017, Kyle Mizokami
Sometimes one or two rockets just won't do, and you need 239 or 240. That's the thinking behind the Jobari Defense Systems Multiple...
A solution devised by the team involves coupling bacterial materials production with 3D printing technology.
February 14, 2018 | Source: Market Business News, marketbusinessnews.com, 23 March 2017
Researchers in the Netherlands published a paper outlining a method of effectively 3D printing bacterial cultures for materials...
NORTHCOM Commander Gen Lori Robinson speaks on US ability to counter North Korea.
February 13, 2018 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 27 September 2017, Vivienne Machi
The United States is currently capable of countering potential attacks from foreign adversaries, but it cannot slow down on building...
Master Sgt. Chad E. McMeen uses a commercial-grade Quadcopter to capture aerial video footage of the USNS William R. Button on the pier in Rota, Spain, in 2015. (U.S. Army photo, Specialist Jason Johnston)
February 12, 2018 | Source: Military.com, 4 January 2018, Hope Hodge Seck
MANAMA, Bahrain -- Thank the Marine Corps' first experimental infantry unit, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, for the quadcopters that are...
Water-rich biomimetic composites with abiotic self-organizing nanofiber network.
February 12, 2018 | Source: University of Michigan, ns.umich.edu, 15 Nov 2017, Katherine McAlpine
The unparalleled liquid strength of cartilage, which is about 80 percent water, withstands some of the toughest forces on our bodies...
Hydronalix gateway buoy for Navy research project Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) for Sustained Riverine and Littoral Assessments.
February 12, 2018 | Source: Military and Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, 22 December 2017, John Keller
U.S. Navy unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) experts needed a special buoy to house and control surveillance UUVs designed to determine...