Technology

No, not that kind of Predator (although truth be told that was the first thing I thought of when I saw the title). The Army and Air Force linked training by flying the Predator Unmanned Aerial Vehicle from Holloman Air …
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Two Army scientists and a university professor earned a patent for the forerunner of a powerful quantum neural dynamics computer chip. The device uses nonstandard mathematics to accomplish analog problem solving at high speed. “The patent covers different ways to …
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Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy & Environment, Katherine Hammack, recently visited military installations in Europe. “The Army in Europe has really made an investment in energy efficiency and renewable energy,” says the Honorable Katherine Hammack.  So how …
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Did you know the Air Force can fly planes when the pilot is thousands of miles away?  We call these planes remotely piloted aircraft, or RPAs.  According to this video, the MQ-9 Reaper is the best yet.  What do you …
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Marking a return to its high-mobility, high-tempo expeditionary roots, the Marine Corps is focused on the need to “Lighten the Load” for the warfighter — and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) is putting a heavy effort into innovative new …
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The U.S. Army demonstrated a proof of concept for a smart grid that could support tactical operations this summer at its integrated capabilities testbed at Fort Dix, N.J. The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command’s communications-electronics RD& E Center, …
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The U.S. Army has begun the final phase for manufacturing a microchip-sized prototype that will support efforts to provide highly accurate location and battlefield situational awareness for the dismounted soldier, even in the temporary absence of GPS capability. The U.S. …
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When I first got the call that the chief scientist of the Air Force – Dr. Mark T. Maybury – was interested in speaking with me, I was equal parts excited and intimidated. After some grueling and extensive research (and …
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