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July 2, 2019 | Source: MarineTimes, Shawn Snow, 19 June 2019
The Corps is gearing up to field its new lightweight body armor plates, designed to be worn in the Corps’ low intensity or counterinsurgency style conflicts. On Friday,...
July 2, 2019 | Source: GovExec, Charles S. Clark, 18 June 2019
A major contractor and the Pentagon’s top management office came in for criticism from an inspector general for cutting corners in assuring that the massive Joint-...
July 2, 2019 | Source: TechExplorist, Pranjal Mehar, 3 June 2019
In a new study, scientists used a combination of theory, experiment, and simulation to read patterns on long chains of molecules to understand and predict the behavior...
July 2, 2019 | Source: Military. Gina Harkins, 8 May 2019
It took two cranes and a flatbed truck to deliver it, but sailors and other spectators got an up-close look at the new air- and missile-defense radar being added to Navy...
July 2, 2019 | Source: Military Times, 11 June 2019
As the U.S. military shifts its focus back to fighting more traditional, near-peer adversaries like Russian or Chinese troops, the Services are building out plans to...
July 2, 2019 | Source: Daily Breeze, David Rosenfeld, 25 June 2019
A SpaceX Falcon Heavy spacecraft surged into space late Monday night, June 24, carrying 24 satellites on a mission considered among the Hawthorne-based rocket builder’s...
July 2, 2019 | Source: TechSpot, Cal Jeffrey, 24 June 2019
The U.S. Air Force recently unveiled its newest anti-drone weapon called THOR, which is short for Tactical High Power Microwave Operational Responder. The system was...
July 1, 2019 | Source: Science Daily, sciencedaily.com, University of Munster, 8 May 2019
Scientists have succeeded in developing a piece of hardware which could pave the way for creating computers resembling the human brain. They produced a chip containing a...
June 29, 2019 | Source: Defense Systems, defensesystems.com, Mark Rockwell, 24 June 2019
After a bruising Senate hearing over drone security issues last week, Chinese drone maker DJI told U.S. lawmakers that some claims made by witnesses were "inaccurate"...
June 28, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Stephanie Kanowitz, 26 June 2019
The Utah Department of Transportation is building a transportation data network using information from the emerging vehicle-to-everything, or V2X, environment. UDOT’s...
June 21, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr., 17 June 2019
This summer, Army soldiers will deploy to Afghanistan with air support literally in the palm of their hands: the 1.16-ounce Black Hornet mini-drone. New ground robots...
June 19, 2019 | Source: NASA, 16 July 2019 (Apollo 11 Launch, 16 July 1969, Moon Landing 20 July 1969)
A real-time journey through the first landing on the Moon. If you “ever” wanted to geek out over the Apollo 11 mission, the spaceflight that landed the first people on...
June 19, 2019 | Source: DARPA, 30 April 2019
Next-generation algorithms and sensors for detecting chemical threats put through their paces in SIGMA+ program. May hold promise for military use in development of...
June 18, 2019 | Source: Aerospace-Technology, 11 June 2019
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will test a non-toxic, rosé-coloured fuel and compatible propulsion system in space that could be used for...
June 18, 2019 | Source: Thomas, Jeff Reinke, 6 June 2019
The Navy recently announced that the High Energy Laser and Integrated Optical-dazzler with Surveillance system, or HELIOS, will be seeing its first action onboard the...
June 18, 2019 | Source: Naval Sea Systems Command, Katherine Mapp, 5 Jun, 2019
PANAMA CITY, Fla. —The Additive Manufacturing Laboratory (AML) at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division (NSWC PCD) is taking 3-dimensional (3-D) printing...
June 18, 2019 | Source: National Interest, 4 June 2019
The U.S. Department of Defense is ramping up its focus on electronic warfare in response to the capabilities showcased by the Russian military in recent years, according...
June 18, 2019 | Source: Futurism, Dan Robitzski, 30 May 2019
The citizens and police of South Africa have a new option for personal protection - a Turkish company called Albayraklar Group just launched a new handgun-shaped taser...
June 18, 2019 | Source: U.S. Army, Nicole Kirschmann and Jeremiah Cowgill, 4 June 2019
ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. -- Moving ammunition is a crucial part of the Joint Munitions Command's (JMC's) mission. The Army Reserve and National Guard Soldiers need...
June 18, 2019 | Source: Military Aerospace, 7 Jan 2019
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army is pursuing a new armored combat vehicle able to launch attack drones, carry longer-range, tube-launched, optically tracked, wire-guided (TOW...