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May 16, 2016 | Source: NASA Technology Transfer Program, technology.nasa.gov
Engineers at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center have developed a machine-to-machine (M2M) network navigation protocol to enable spacecraft to perform autonomous...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Four Wheeler Network, Corey Simone
Electric seems to be all the rage in pavement pounding cars these days, but what about electric power for the dirt? There as been very little, if any, development in...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Yahoo News, Zach Doell
There’s a disconnect somewhere between bicycles, e-bikes, and their motorized scooter or motorcycle cousins. Sometimes the prices go up on the former, while failing to...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Reuters, Dave Axe
The U.S. military has launched a program to equip its front-line soldiers with the latest battlefield technology. The Squad X initiative would give an Army or Marine...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Phys.Org, phys.org
Ever worry that your cell phone will fade when you need it most? Or that the same thing will happen when driving your electric car? Lightweight lithium-sulfur batteries...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Defense Systems, Mark Pomerleau
DOT&E Director, Michael Gilmore, discusses testing for RQ-21A Blackjack, MQ-1C Gray Eagle, MQ-9 Reaper, MQ-4C Triton, and RQ-4 Global Hawk in FY 2015 Annual Report...
May 13, 2016 | Source: Phys.Org, Karel Janicek
In the global race to create more efficient and long-lasting batteries, some are betting on nanotechnology—the use of minuscule parts—as the most likely to yield a...
May 12, 2016 | Source: Military.com, Richard Sisk
The A-29 Super Tucano attack aircraft supplied by the U.S. to the Afghan air force have been used extensively since arriving in January, flying hundreds of sorties...
May 12, 2016 | Source: Defense Systems, Mark Pomerleau
The Defense Department’s Third Offset Strategy, which seeks to outmaneuver advantages made by top adversaries primarily through technology, is at heart based on the time...
May 12, 2016 | Source: Military & Aerospace Electronics, John Keller
“We’ve assembled a motivated group of researchers and developers that we believe could make significant progress toward Gremlins’ vision of delivering distributed...
May 12, 2016 | Source: National Interest The Buzz, Dave Majumdar
With the end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union, the spectre of a massive armored Red Army juggernaut smashing its way through the Fulda Gap is long...
May 10, 2016 | Source: NASA Tech Briefs, techbriefs.com
This modeling approach can be used in designing lighter, more compact, and more efficient actuators and control systems.The requirements for advanced aircraft engine...
May 10, 2016 | Source: Jen Judson, Defense News
WASHINGTON — In West Palm Beach, Florida, and Amarillo, Texas, two different aircraft are coming together in a sprint to the starting line of the Army’s much anticipated...
May 10, 2016 | Source: NASA Tech Briefs, techbriefs.com
Long before stories of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), or “drones,” appeared frequently in the news, NASA and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recognized the...
May 4, 2016 | Source: Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research, Princeton
Researchers at Princeton University have observed a bizarre behavior in a strange new crystal that could hold the key for future electronic technologies. Unlike most...
May 4, 2016 | Source: David McNally, ARL Public Affairs
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. (May 3, 2016) — Army scientists are on the trail of new high-performing energetic materials.Scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory...
May 2, 2016 | Source: Johns Hopkins APL
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland, have developed an innovative unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can stay on...
May 2, 2016 | Source: Fitz Tepper, Tech Crunch
Drone races are nothing new. But while they started as an ad-hoc activity within the drone community, the sport has now taken on a life of its own with highly elaborate...
April 29, 2016 | Source: Scott Grunewald, 3D Print
3D printing materials are one of the most rapidly growing segments of the 3D printing industry, and we have more high-tech and advanced material options than ever before...
April 29, 2016 | Source: John Keeler, Military & Aerospace Electronics
KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M., 27 April 2016. U.S. Air Force researchers are asking industry to develop power sources and antennas for future high-power microwave...