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May 7, 2019 | Source: Purdue, Chris Adam, 9 April 2019
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Graphene, a new material with applications in biomedical technology, electronics, composites, energy, and sensors, may soon help send rockets to...
May 7, 2019 | Source: Science Daily, 15 April 2019
Army scientists have discovered how to build novel synthetic biomolecule complexes that they believe are a critical step towards biotemplated advanced materials. Their...
May 7, 2019 | Source: National Interest, 28 April 2019
A game changer or not? The U.S. Army has selected a new submachine gun for special security missions—and the winner of the procurement contest may surprise you. The...
May 7, 2019 | Source: Task and Purpose, Jared Keller, 7 March 2019
After years in development, the Army will field its brand new body armor, combat helmet, and protective gear to soldiers with the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne...
May 7, 2019 | Source: The National Interest, Kris Osborn, 29 April 2019
Aggressive pursuit of hypersonics, lasers, networked cruise missiles, artificial intelligence, smart bombs, and cyberwar inform the conceptual and technical basis for...
May 1, 2019 | Source: The Drive, Joseph Trevithick, 19 March 2019
After three decades, the Pentagon is betting big on their belief that a dream of the Star Wars initiative may now be closer to a practical concept. The Missile Defense...
April 26, 2019 | Source: The Verge, theverge.com, Jon Porter, 23 April 2019
Wing commercial service to launch in Virginia in the coming months -will deliver items from local businesses to homes in Blacksburg and Christiansburg, Virginia. Wing,...
April 24, 2019 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, Stephanie Kanowitz, 11 April 2019
The NYPD developed Paternizer software uses a machine learning (ML) based approach to recognize patterns in large databases of activity reports. The techniques developed...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Army Times, Todd South, 13 April 2019
Top Army brass are looking to what seems like a simple item, camouflage netting, to solve a very modern technological problem — electronic signals that give away soldier...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Inverse, Mike Brown, 13 April 2019
Falcon Heavy has flown its first commercial mission, and there’s plenty more where that came from. The world’s most powerful operational rocket sent up the Arabsat-6A...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Naval Technology, Talal Husseini, 1 April 2019
The concept of using high-energy and directed lasers for naval military applications is gathering pace among the world’s superpowers. What navy laser weapon systems are...
April 23, 2019 | Source: The National Interest, 16 April 2019., David Axe
U.S. Air Force F-35 stealth fighters for the first time have deployed for combat. At least six F-35s from the 388th and 419th Fighter Wings on April 12, 2019 traveled...
April 23, 2019 | Source: 3D Printing Media Network, Tess Boissonneault, 15 April 2019
3D printing is proving to be an important manufacturing technology within the defense sector. In the U.S. especially, resources are being allocated to explore the use of...
April 23, 2019 | Source: ExecutiveGov, Brenda Marie Rivers, 16 April 2019
The U.S. Navy issued a written testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee stating plans to integrate multi-domain capabilities into its next-generation offensive...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Marine Times, Shawn Snow, 17 April 2019
In September 2018, the Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Robert B. Neller directed that various Marine Corps units incorporate forced marches into combat readiness...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Business Insider, Jared Keller, 16 October 2018
The Marine Corps is on the hunt for a vehicle-mounted laser system that can produce "sustainable and controllable plasma at range" for the purposes of crowd control,...
April 23, 2019 | Source: The Drive, Joseph Trevithick, 9 April 2019
The U.S. Navy has tested a small hydrofoil boat based on the VT Halter Marine Mk Mod 2 High Speed Assault Craft, a predecessor to the service's stealthy Combatant Craft...
April 23, 2019 | Source: Marine Times, Shawn Snow. 4 April 2019
Over the past several years, the Corps has been rapidly testing and acquiring systems to take on air threats — a problem that last existed for the Marines during the...
April 22, 2019 | Source: Breaking Defense, breakingdefense.com, Sydney J. Freedberg Jr., 25 March 2019
WASHINGTON: Integration of lasers on ships and other weapons is the biggest challenge today— not power. Officers and officials say there are lots of devilish details to...
April 20, 2019 | Source: IBM, research.ibm.com
The Diversity in Faces (DiF) is a large and diverse dataset that seeks to advance the study of fairness and accuracy in facial recognition technology.The first of its...