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January 14, 2019 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 12 February 2018
As the U.S. military rolls out its budget request for the 2019 fiscal year, one area that is likely to see newly increased attention is the development and purchase of land-based...
January 14, 2019 | Source: Task & Purpose, taskandpurpose.com, Jared Keller, 29 December 2018
China's futuristic electromagnetic railgun may already be the most powerful cannon to ever roam the high seas — ahead of schedule. In June, a U.S. intelligence assessment...
January 3, 2019 | Source: New York Times, nytimes.com, Steven Lee Myers and Zoe Mou, 2 January 2019
BEIJING — China reached a milestone in space exploration on Thursday, landing a vehicle on the far side of the moon for the first time in history, the country’s space agency...
December 17, 2018 | Source: The Drive, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 6 November 2018
The Chinese will still need to overcome major hurdles in order to get the system out of the laboratory and onto the battlefield. China claims to have revealed a prototype of an...
November 19, 2018 | Source: Defense One, defenseone.com, Marcus Weisgerber, 29 October 2018
The contracts came just months after the U.S. accused China of trying to blind military pilots in Africa and the Pacific. The U.S. Air Force is planning to spend nearly $200...
November 5, 2018 | Source: The Drive, The War Zone, thedrive.com, Joseph Trevithick, 6 September 2018
As the threat of hypersonic weapons continues to grow, one of the Pentagon’s top research and development arms is moving ahead with a new project to explore ways to guard against...
October 8, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, 10 September 2018, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr.,
For the first time since the Soviet Union fell, the Army is developing weapons with a thousand-mile range. That’s roughly five times the range of anything the Army fields today...
October 8, 2018 | Source: The Epoch Times, theepoctimes.com, 30 May 2018, Joshua Philipp
An employee at the U.S. embassy in Guangzhou, China allegedly suffered mild traumatic brain injury after hearing a vague and abnormal sound, which was revealed in a May 23 health...
October 8, 2018 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, 11 September 2018, Sydney J. Freeberg Jr.
The Army wants new long-range missiles that can shoot a thousand miles. But first it has to figure out how to use them. That requires training a new cadre of Army targeteers to...
The capability to use various frequencies of energy to affect changes in the brain and cognition has been around for years, but recent events in Cuba and China may indicate an increase in the threat of their use as neuroweapons. (image credit: Saad Faruque)
On 21 August, Information Analysis Center (IAC) Field S&T Advisor staff to the Combatant Commands attended a SOFWERX Radical Speaker Series event related to neuroweapons...