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Meltdown and Spectre are a threat to your computer, smartphone and tablet devices.
There's a lot of hype going around concerning a couple of the latest threats to our computer systems, smartphones, tablets, and other...
An algorithm for your blind spot image
January 15, 2018 | Source: MIT News, news.mit.edu, 9 October 2017, Adam Conner-Simons
Using smartphone cameras, system for seeing around corners could help with self-driving cars and search-and-rescue. Light lets us see...
Electroshock
January 15, 2018 | Source: iHLS
A revolutionary wireless electroshock weapon is in the process of issue by the US Patent Office. The device is defined as a non-lethal...
Air Force F-22 Raptor from Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, sits on the ramp at Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base October 7, 2016. (SMSgt Ralph Branson)
January 15, 2018 | Source: National Defense, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 28 November 2017, Hawk Carlisle
For the U.S. military to maintain its status as the greatest fighting force in the world, it must continue to learn and understand the...
3D printing in a fraction of the time
January 15, 2018 | Source: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, llnl.gov, 8 Dec 2017, Jeremy Thomas
While additive manufacturing (AM), commonly known as 3D printing, is enabling engineers and scientists to build parts in...
KCNA
January 15, 2018 | Source: Business Insider; By: Alex Lockie
The White House has been informed of a newly developed cruise missile that proponents say could knock out North Korean missile...
First flight launch of Rocket Lab's Electron rocket from New Zeland.
January 15, 2018 | Source: The Verge, theverge.com, 7 August 2017, Loren Grush
Aerospace startup Rocket Lab says it knows why the first test launch of its small rocket failed to reach orbit in May. The failure had...
The MC7400 AF&F unit on the new W76-1/Mk4A warhead contains a super-fuze that dramatically increases its hard target kill capability. Image: Sandia National Laboratories
January 15, 2018 | Source: Physics Today, physicstoday.scitation.org, 17 November 2017
In a brief press release last month, the US Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced it had...
Army rolling out new body armor
January 15, 2018 | Source: ArmyTimes, armytimes.com, 1 Jan 2018, Todd South
Soldiers will get new body armor for the first time in a decade, starting this summer. The Modular Scalable Vest will replace the Army...
Bio-inspired autonomous flying microrobots
January 15, 2018 | Source: Cornell University, news.cornell.edu, 13 Dec 2017, Syl Kacapyr
While engineers have had success building tiny, insect-like robots, programming them to behave autonomously like real insects...
Design of a novel instrument for active neutron interrogation of artillery shells.
January 15, 2018 | Source: University of Helsinki, helsinki.fi, 12 Nov 2017, Minna Meriläinen-Tenhu
Society faces threats through the malicious use of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and/or explosive (CBRNE) materials. The...
Synthesis and chemical transformation of Ni nanoparticles embedded in silica
January 15, 2018 | Source: NC State University, news.ncsu.edu, 28 Nov 2017, Joe Tracy
Researchers from North Carolina State University and the Air Force Research Laboratory have discovered that a technique designed to...
Marines to get Star Trek phaser-like device for nonlethal weapon option.
January 15, 2018 | Source: Marine Corps Times, marinecorpstimes.com,
Marines will soon have a Star Trek phaser-like new green laser that can reach out and “warn or visually suppress” opponents without...
HeliFlite executive helicopter landing at the East 34th Street heliport in Manhattan, New York City (“Beyond My Ken” CC BY-SA 4.0) and modeled noise hemisphere generated by descending with no acceleration (Penn State).
January 1, 2018 | Source: American Helicopter Society (AHS), vtol.org, December 2017, Douglas Nelms
Nothing proves the value of the helicopter to the civilian populace more than natural disasters, and there is nothing sweeter than the...
The elements selenium and tellurium naturally crystallize as bundles of parallel atom chains (top). This research aims to isolate just one of these semiconducting atom chains (bottom) for use in electronic and optical circuits.
January 1, 2018 | Source: University of Arkansas, news.uark.edu, 28 Nov 2017, UARK News Staff
Inspired by graphene, researchers at the University of Arkansas are at the frontier of a new research direction to create atomically...