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July 31, 2018 | Source: Popular Science, popsci.com, 22 June 2018, Jeffrey Lin and P.W. Singer
Qianlong III, a Chinese autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), has dived deep into the South China Sea, undertaking a nearly 100-mile, 42-hour voyage. It looks like a...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Fortune Magazine, fortune.com, 5 July 2018, Henry Obering III
Today, high-energy laser and high-power microwave systems—or “ directed energy ” weapons, which use focused electromagnetic energy—have been shown to work and could...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, wpafb.af.mil, 9 Feb 2018, Marisa Alia-Novobilski
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Origami, the art of paper folding, has captivated generations of audiences across the globe, as artists craft intricate,...
July 30, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 14 June 2018, Matt Leonard
When criminals take advantage of the technology to hide their tracks, law enforcement officials are left to try to extract evidence from their computers, phones or...
July 30, 2018 | Source: IEEE Spectrum, spectrum.ieee.org, 27 March 2018, Jeff Hecht
The U.S. Navy’s most advanced laser weapon looks like a pricey amateur telescope. As it emerges from a chassis high on the USS Ponce to look out onto the daytime sky...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Wiley Online Library, onlineligrary.wiley.com, 25 April 2018, Devi, A., Dharavath, S.,
Abstract. Energetic dipicrate hydrazide salts were synthesized by combining picric acid (PA) as anion and carbohydrazide and oxalyldihydrazide as cations in...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Stanford University, news.stanford.edu, 19 Feb 2018, Andrew Myers and Tom Abate
Of the many ways that humans make sense of our world – with our eyes, ears, nose and mouth – none is perhaps less appreciated than our tactile and versatile hands...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Stars & Stripes, stripes.com, 17 July 2018, Marcus Fichtl
POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii — The Marine Corps field-tested flash-bang mortar rounds designed to suppress the enemy and save civilian lives during the Rim of the...
July 30, 2018 | Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, volpe.dot.gov, 3 Apr 2018, U.S. DOT Volpe Center News Staff
Deterioration in bridges and other structures commonly manifests from subsurface damage that cannot be detected through visual inspections. Once the subsurface damage is...
July 30, 2018 | Source: Purdue University, purdue.edu, 25 June 2018, Emil Venere
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Super-resilient materials found in the animal kingdom owe their strength and toughness to a design strategy that causes cracks to follow the...
July 30, 2018 | Source: IHS Jane's 360, janes.com, 12 June 2018, Gareth Jennings
The US Navy (USN) is pushing ahead with plans to field the High Altitude Anti-Submarine Warfare Weapon Capability (HAAWC) on the Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime...
July 29, 2018 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, 29 June 2018, Vivienne Machi
A team of four companies recently achieved victory in a contest organized by Special Operations Command to explore ways to counter enemy unmanned aerial systems...
July 28, 2018 | Source: WYSS Institute at Harvard University, wyss.harvard.edu, 18 July 2018, Lindsay Brownell
Folding polyhedron sampler enables easy capture and release of delicate underwater organisms. The origami mechanism design could be scaled to just about any size,...
July 26, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 24 July 2018, Matt Leonard
ORNL uses deep learning and models to train neural networks for extracting structure data / building footprints from satellite imagery. As an example of how fast the...
July 24, 2018 | Source: BBC News, bbc.com, 23 July 18, Smitha Mundasad
A new drug to treat malaria has been given the green light by authorities in the United States. The medicine is specifically for the recurring form of malaria - caused...
July 23, 2018 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, 11 July 2018
U.S. adversaries are developing sophisticated technologies to foil missile defense systems using innovative approaches like decoys to fool missile seekers, as well as...
July 20, 2018 | Source: Military Times, militarytimes.com, 12 July 2018, Noah Nash
FDA gives approval for DOD use of freeze dried plasma -24 years after the French received similar approval. After a year full of discussion and disagreement over whether...
July 19, 2018 | Source: America Makes
America Makes Announces Two Separate and Distinct AM Directed Project Opportunities America Makes has just announced two separate and distinct additive manufacturing (AM...
July 19, 2018 | Source: Times of Israel, timesofisrael.com, 21 June 2018, Stuart Winer
Sky Spotter can identify incoming airborne incendiaries, enabling drones to try intercept them, and giving firefighters advance warning; laser system also being...
July 16, 2018 | Source: Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Missile Threat Project, missilethreat.csis.org, June 2018
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Missile Defense Project, Missile Threat Website The Missile Threat website brings together authoritative and up-to-...