Monthly Archives: November 2011

Service members who spend more time at home between deployments may have a greater chance of being diagnosed with a mental health disorder than those with briefer dwell times, a Defense Department  analysis has revealed, but officials urge further research. …
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DoD is funding 41 National Public Lands Day (NPLD) sites on military installations in 2011. The event  encourages volunteers to explore and enjoy America’s natural wonders through outdoor recreation. Find out more about one of these projects below. Text and …
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There isn’t usually this much trash talking outside of an Army-Navy game, but the U.S. Marines at Camp Smith, Hawaii, and the Office of Naval Research are really onto something good. Good for the environment. Good for logistics. Good for the …
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DoD is funding 41 National Public Lands Day (NPLD) sites on military installations in 2011. The event  encourages volunteers to explore and enjoy America’s natural wonders through outdoor recreation. Find out more about one of these projects below. Getting youth …
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Dr. Reuben H. Kraft is an expert on neurotrauma biomechanics at the Army Research Lab. He is the recipient of the 2010 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers for his research in computational mechanics.  Soldiers often find themselves …
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The Defense Acquisition University Continuous Learning Center offers a robust game site HERE  that offers up acquisition games to the workforce. New games are often added to the site, and have also been added to existing continuous learning modules.     Sign up for …
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By Carla Voorhees, Defense Media Activity This is the final in a series of 10 technologies integral to the United States military since World War I. All branches of the military rely on modeling and simulation for planning purposes, war …
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By Kris Osborn, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Public Affairs WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Sept. 30, 2011) — The Army, Marine Corps and the Pentagon’s Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO) are working to procure and …
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