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August 27, 2019 | Source: U.S. Department of Defense,19 August 2019
On Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) conducted a flight test of a conventionally-configured, ground-...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Tech Xplore, Nancy Cohen, 3 August 2019
Say what? Laser plasma balls that can talk? The Pentagon? How, and for what? The answer is that instead of beaming a flashing light or shouting over a loudspeaker to...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Interesting Engineering, Chris Young, 12 August 2019
What happens if a spacecraft encounters problems in the vacuum of space? While space travel can be very dangerous, there are plenty of fail-safes. NASA, in fact, is...
August 27, 2019 | Source: National Defense, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 16 August 2019
FREDERICKSBURG, VA — A slew of new weapons that will increase the lethality of troops is coming down the pipeline, according to Army officials. "The systems — which...
August 27, 2019 | Source: EurekAlert, Lisa Bistreich-Wolfe, 12 August 2019
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC -- A U.S. Army project discovery upends previous notions about how metals deform and could help guide the creation of stronger, more durable...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Marines, Ashley Calingo, 12 August 2019
QUANTICO, VA -- The Marine Corps’ joint light tactical vehicle (JLTV) is officially ready to deploy and support missions of the naval expeditionary force-in-readiness...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Popular Mechanics, Kyle Mizokami, 15 August 2019
The U.S. Army is working on a new artillery shell capable of locating enemy targets, including moving tanks and armored vehicles. The shell, called Cannon-Delivered Area...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Popular Mechanics, Kyle Mizokami, 16 August 2019
The U.S. Navy, anticipating a future when a high-tech enemy could read its electronic communications, is going back to a hack-proof means of sending messages between...
August 27, 2019 | Source: Forbes, Loren Thompson, 9 August 2019
Critics of U.S. aircraft carriers have been arguing for decades that the survival of the world’s biggest warships will increasingly be at risk in an era of long-range,...
August 21, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Connie Lee, 12 August 2019
This is part 1 of a 2-part special report on the Pentagon's Arctic strategy. For years the Arctic’s harsh environment has prevented countries from mining its rich...
August 19, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Arie Egozi, 5 August 2019
The first demonstration of Carmel was held Aug. 4 before the Ministry of Defense Director General, the IDF Deputy Chief of General Staff, commander of the Ground Forces...
August 18, 2019 | Source: E-International Relations Publishing, e-ir.info, Yannis A. Stivachtis, 11 November 2018
The Middle East’s geographical and strategic uniqueness has made every great power in history to seek to advance its interests in the region. Yet, the region constitutes...
August 17, 2019 | Source: New Atlas, newatlas.com, Ben Coxworth, 14 August 2019
Astro utilizes a deep neural network to learn new tasks through a process of trial and errors and could find use in applications such as the detection of guns and...
August 16, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, George Brostoff, 1 August 2019
Liveness detection using techniques such as eye or lip movement analysis is a detection/sensing/security feature that can ensure biological identifiers are from the...
August 14, 2019 | Source: Fox News, foxnews.com, Kris Osborn | Warrior Maven, 29 July 2019
Destroying enemy helicopters on the open sea, hitting attacking enemy drones and countering opposing surface ships from safer stand-off distances are all combat missions...
August 13, 2019 | Source: NY Post, Hannah Spark, 31 July 2019
Hold on to your tinfoil hats because there’s certainly a conspiracy theory a-brewin’ here. The Pentagon has confirmed it’s testing lasers that can talk. Huh? Weapons...
August 13, 2019 | Source: Body Armor News, Scott Burton, 1 Aug 2019
With this 3D printing body armor innovation, the U.S. Army will be able to print custom-made armor on the spot. According to a recent research on 3D printing technology...
August 13, 2019 | Source: Techxplore, 5 August 2019
As a source of inspiration, aquatic creatures such as fish, cetaceans, and jellyfish could inspire innovative designs to improve the ways that manmade systems operate in...
August 13, 2019 | Source: Robins.AF.mil, Todd Barhorst, Aug 5, 2019
A U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and Air Force Test Center ground test team set a record for the highest thrust produced by an air-breathing hypersonic engine...
August 13, 2019 | Source: AFRL, Donna Lindner, 5 August 2019
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), in partnership with several universities, has investigated the effects of space...