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June 14, 2015 | Source: NSRDEC Public Affairs
NATICK, Mass. (Nov. 17, 2014) -- Wearable technologies may provide U.S. Soldiers with on-the-move, portable energy and reduce the weight of gear they carry into combat...
June 13, 2015 | Source: Aviation Week & Space Technology
Hidden away in the secret depths of the Skunk Works, a Lockheed Martin research team has been working quietly on a nuclear energy concept they believe has the potential...
June 13, 2015 | Source: Flightglobal
In an effort to avoid new airborne technology becoming obsolescent as a result of expensive and slow integration, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has...
June 13, 2015 | Source: Defense Systems
The U.S. military’s “pivot” to the Asian Pacific region could not only further stress its unmanned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) resources, but it...
June 13, 2015 | Source: Defense One
Silicon Valley superstar Elon Musk announced the release of the Tesla Powerwall home battery to the rapturous delight of tech journalists and Musk-o-philes everywhere...
June 13, 2015 | Source: The Atlantic
New research shows that artificial intelligence can use trial and error to finish a job even when a robot's body is damaged. It almost looks like a wounded animal. There...
June 13, 2015 | Source: Defense One
Dismounted soldiers and Marines often carry upwards of 100 pounds of gear, much of it power-hungry radios and night-vision goggles and sensors (like these tiny drones)...
June 11, 2015 | Source: MIT News Office
New method uses patent data to estimate a technology’s future rate of improvement. How fast is online learning evolving? Are wind turbines a promising investment? And...
June 11, 2015 | Source: Defense Tech
Scientists with the Air Force Research Laboratory and the Pentagon’s research arm are working to build a new hypersonic air vehicle that can travel at speeds up to Mach...
June 11, 2015 | Source: www.army.mil
WASHINGTON (Army News Service, May 18, 2015) -- Brainwave detection may one day make it easier for Army researchers to train computers to detect threats captured in...
June 11, 2015 | Source: Optics & Photonics
Devices that convert optical radiation to spatially concentrated energy at the nanoscale are finding applications in data storage, spectroscopy, sensing and nanoscale...
June 11, 2015 | Source: Breaking Defense
WASHINGTON: Sometimes small is beautiful. Sometimes small is lethal. While China and Russia are researching stealthy and armed drones, the drunk intelligence analyst who...
June 11, 2015 | Source: National Defense
TAMPA, Fla. – Engineers at U.S. Special Operations command are in the process of sorting through the tradeoffs between size, weight and power as they seek to develop a...
June 11, 2015 | Source: Optics & Photonics
Directed-energy weapons systems could provide efficient, cost-effective countermeasures in an age of drones and other airborne threats. Recent scientific and engineering...
June 9, 2015 | Source: Defense One
Pew! Pew! Soldiers with handheld energy blasters are the stuff of G.I. Joe, not real life … until now. The U.S Army is currently testing electricity guns for possible...
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“Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Background and Issues for Congress.” Read more . “Navy DDG-51 and DDG-1000 Destroyer Programs: Background...
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DSIAC, on the behalf of AFLCMC/ EZJ, would like to announce the latest release of the Enhanced Surface-to-Air Missile Simulation (ESAMS), version 5.1 , with respective...
June 9, 2015 | Source: Industrial Laser Solutions
The widespread use of advanced polymer composites in the aerospace industry is leading to their increased use in other industries—most notably in the automotive industry...
June 9, 2015 | Source: Automated Dynamics
SCHENECTADY, NY – Automated Dynamics (ADC), a manufacturer of composite structures and automated fiber placement (AFP) and automated tape laying (ATL) equipment, today...
June 8, 2015 | Source: Breaking Defense
Later today, eight contractors — the full list is secret — will deliver their candidates for the Army’s new Light Reconnaissance Vehicle at Fort Benning, Ga. A lightly...