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March 13, 2019 | Source: Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), https://www.diu.mil/, 2018
Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx) and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) released a new satellite imagery dataset to advance key frontiers in...
March 12, 2019 | Source: nationalinterest.org, Warrior Maven, 28 February 2019
While the Navy may ultimately engineer a replacement for its 1980s era Trident II D5, the missile is being modernized with improved electronics, firing circuitry, and...
March 12, 2019 | Source: BusinessInsider.com, Ryan Pickrell, 12 December 2019
US Army snipers recently conducted visual testing for new camouflaged ghillie suits, which are expected to enhance soldier lethality. The camouflaged ghillie suits worn...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Laser Focus World, Jeff Hecht, 1 November 2018
The Pentagon’s laser weapon programs are multiplying in the wake of continued advances in high-energy solid-state lasers, encouraging results from field trials, and the...
March 12, 2019 | Source: gcn.com, Susan Miller, 22 February 2019
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ( DARPA) wants autonomous systems to be able to evaluate how well they're doing a specific task and explain that to their...
March 12, 2019 | Source: nationalinterest.org, David Axe, 24 Febraury 2019
The U.S. Army has revealed its newest tank. The new M1A2C Abrams boasts new active and passive protection that could help to protect it from the latest enemy weaponry...
March 12, 2019 | Source: theverge.com, Jon Porter, 22 November 2019
Researchers at MIT have developed a plane capable of flying without any moving parts, reports MIT Technology Review . The feat was achieved using electroaerodynamic...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Military.com, Oriana Pawlyk, 24 January 2019
What is the real need behind the U.S. Army's proposed long-range cannon that can shoot out to 1,000 miles or more? It could be used to conduct a strategic or tactical...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Defense News, Jill Aitoro, 21 February 2019
WASHINGTON — Raytheon will participate in a missile defense radar “sense-off” to test designs that could be included in the U.S. Army’s Integrated Air and Missile...
March 12, 2019 | Source: phys.org/news, Tom Coyne, 13 February 2019
A startup that plans to use high-altitude balloons to deploy rockets has successfully fired a test launch, moving closer to its goal of helping end the backlog of...
March 12, 2019 | Source: Wired.com. Rebecca Heilweil, 20 November 2018
WE MAY NEVER know whether Cuba attacked American diplomats with microwave weapons [but we have a good idea, see related article on DOD findings at the bottom]—but we do...
March 12, 2019 | Source: 3D Printing Media Network, Tess Boissonneault , 4 March 2019
The new AM materials demonstrated 50% more strength than commercially available materials Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command’s Army...
March 11, 2019 | Source: SpaceX, spacex.com, 4 March 2019
At 2:49 a.m. EST on March 2, SpaceX launched Crew Dragon’s first demonstration mission from Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This...
March 11, 2019 | Source: The Conversation, theconversation.com, Wencheng Yang & Song Wang, 5 March 2019
Despite what every spy movie in the past 30 years would have you think, fingerprint and face scanners used to unlock your smartphone or other devices aren’t nearly as...
March 9, 2019 | Source: FCW, fcw.com, Lauren Williams, 24 January 2019
The Defense Information Systems Agency is building an artificial intelligence platform as a service to facilitate clearance applications being checked and verified...
March 8, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 25 February 2019
U.S. Air Force researchers are asking industry for new enabling technologies in fast attack planning on valuable and enemy moving targets that offer only a fleeting time...
March 6, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Yasmin Tadjdeh, 25 February 2019
Rolls-Royce is unveiling its manufacturing plans as it pursues the Air Force's much anticipated B-52H re-engining program. The service is planning to embark on a major...
March 4, 2019 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, militaryaerospace.com, John Keller, 26 February 2019
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. – U.S. Army researchers are surveying industry for radar technologies to protect armored combat vehicles from enemy weapons, as well as to...
March 2, 2019 | Source: FCW, fcw.com, Susan Miller, 25 February 2019
Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night will deter autonomous vehicles from helping letter carriers swiftly complete their rounds -- at least that's what the U...
March 1, 2019 | Source: National Defense Magazine, nationaldefensemagazine.org, Tomás Díaz de la Rubia, 11 February 2019
The dust lay thick upon the ruins of bombed-out buildings. Small groups of soldiers, leaden with their cargo of weaponry, bent low and scurried like beetles between the...