Life Sciences

Scientists from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Marine Geosciences Division are assisting NASA, the US Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) and the European Space Agency (ESA) in developing more accurate monitoring and sustainable forecasting of Arctic sea ice. Recent dramatic changes in the characteristics …
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By Tammy J. White, Office of Naval Research Using research designed to protect warfighters from noise-induced hearing loss in the naval environment, the Office of Naval Research has joined the Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to turn down the volume at the …
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1. When was the International Ice Patrol formed? Shipping areas in the North Atlantic have always been hazardous to navigate. The hazards of the North Atlantic captured global attention in April 1912 when the RMS Titanic sank after it struck an iceberg. The incident …
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Airmen at Incirlik Air Force Base in Turkey routinely test the air and water supplies to ensure they don’t contain anything that could cause illness to other airmen and residents of the base.

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A spider’s haircells can detect air flow at low levels even in a noisy background and its silk can be used in bullet proof vests! AFOSR program manager Dr. Hugh DeLong will highlight research he supports that investigates natural systems and ways to …
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By Robert White Air Force Office of Scientific Research The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) will soon host its annual Spring Review from 5 through 9 March, 2012. This program review, to be held at 950 Glebe Road, …
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By Steven Galvan, USAISR Public Affairs FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Jan. 19, 2012) — Saving the lives of combat wounded is one of the main objectives at the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Research …
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Defense Centers of Excellence sent this bulletin at 02/14/2012 08:53 AM EST The Defense Centers of Excellence (DCoE) presents: Title: DCoE February Webinar – Treating Sleep Problems in PTSD and TBI Date: Feb. 23, 2012, 1-2:30 p.m. (EST) Purpose: The …
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