Armed with Science is a daily blog site for the Department of Defense that incorporates print, video, and social media assets over 50 scientific organizations across the Federal government. These efforts were recognized with the 2009 APEX Award for Publication Excellence and the PR News Nonprofit PR Award.
In 2013, the Department of Defense named Armed with Science as one of the top three defense blogs, appealing to interests for both internal and external audiences. FedTech Magazine named Armed with Science one of their 50 Must-Read Federal Government IT Blogs of 2013.
This science and technology blog provides a better conduit to celebrate those men and women involved in cutting-edge research and development at the Department of Defense. In the spirit of science, the blog will also be an “experiment in progress,” exploring new social technologies to better engage the public and continually evolving to meet the needs of our audience.
Armed with Science is dedicated to discussing the science, innovation and technology that is shaping the future of the force every day. Blog posts are engaging and encourage open discussion about the amazing contributions the Department of Defense is providing to the world of science. Do you want to be a part of the conversation? Put in a request for a topic or person of interest: firstname.lastname@example.org. SCIENCE MATTERS!