Technology

On Monday, March 12, the Office of Naval Research is pleased to host the American Association for the Advancement of Science CEO, Dr. Alan Leshner as the next speaker in the Director of Innovation’s ONR Distinguished Lecture Series. Dr. Leshner’s talk is entitled “The Evolving …
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WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Feb. 10, 2012) — The U.S. Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment in Afghanistan recently completed an operational assessment of the software-programmable Joint Tactical Radio Systems, or JTRS, Rifleman Radio. The assessment highlighted the radio’s ability to share …
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By Grace Jean, Office of Naval Research ARLINGTON, Va.—The Navy has awarded $70 million to a West Coast-based shipyard to begin building the second of two modern oceanographic research vessels, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) announced Feb. 9. Dakota Creek Industries …
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NATICK, Mass. (Feb. 2, 2012) — Maybe it looks like a camouflage money belt on steroids, but it could save Soldiers’ lives. The new Individual First Aid Kit, or IFAK, being developed at the Natick Soldier Systems Center eventually will …
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By 1st Lt. Cammie Quinn  Paktya PRT Public Affairs 2/17/2012 - PAKTYA PROVINCE, Afghanistan  – Ask any American for directions and they’re likely to look to the Internet; ask an Afghan in Paktya Province, and they’re now likely to point to a map in …
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 By Randy Roughton Military planners and scientists envision a day when robots may replace human beings on the battlefield. That day may not be as far away as you think, as the armed forces continue a recent drive toward more …
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The U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command is planning to launch the first satellite in the Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) constellation tonight at 5:42 p.m. EST. (Yesterday’s attempt was scrubbed due to weather.) You can watch the …
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By Sue Meade CHICAGO (Army News Service, Feb. 14, 2012) — Military vehicles are not the first image that comes to mind when thinking of an auto show, but the U.S. Army’s newest concept models are among about 1,000 vehicles …
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