Monthly Archives: March 2011

U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. John Woods is a Meteorology and Oceanography Officer (METOC) currently teaching in the Oceanography Department at the United States Naval Academy (USNA). He is part of the Sea Ice Thickness Observation team currently participating in NASAs …
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Did you know submarines go up to the Arctic? They do. The U.S. Navy just sent a bunch of team members to participate in an Arctic submarine exercise called ICEX. This involves team members setting up camp on an ice …
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U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. John Woods is a Meteorology and Oceanography Officer (METOC) currently teaching in the Oceanography Department at the United States Naval Academy (USNA). He is part of the Sea Ice Thickness Observation team currently participating in NASAs …
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Our thoughts are with those affected by the magnitude 8.9 earthquake that struck Japan today, including those in Hawaii, California and other parts of the region dealing with the aftershocks and tsunami resulting from the earthquake. For more information on …
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This blog post was contributed by MSgt Lee E. Hoover Jr., a Combat Correspondent at McGhee Tyson Air National Guard Base, Tennessee, as a follow up to our Dispatches from Antarctica series. MSgt Hoover recently traveled to Antarctica to produce …
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On Friday, 4 March 2011, the National Public Radio (NPR) show Science Friday featured the Oceanographer and Navigator of the Navy Rear Admiral David W. Titley. He discussed how melting glaciers, changing sea ice and rising sea levels might affect …
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This blog post was shared by the Weapons Systems Technology Information Analysis Center. It is the tenth post in  our 22-part series produced by the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC). Computers make our modern lifestyle possible, processing mountains of data …
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Dr. Peter Warren Singer, author, senior fellow and director of the 21st Century Defense Initiative at the Brookings Institution, speaks on the science fiction and science reality of war in the 21st century. The event kicked off the Office of Naval …
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