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The cave, where the watchful eyes of the Air Force imagery analysts work 12 hours a day, six days a week, is about to get a whole lot brighter.
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What do a tennis ball + cooked spaghetti have to do with nanoparticles? Dr. Richard Vaia explains in today’s Meet the Scientists.
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The Marine Corps Warfighting Lab, with engineers from Virginia Tech, are developing the Electric Litter Carrier, designed to transport casualties using mechanics!
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So long blood tests? The Air Force Research Laboratory’s wearable biosensor bandage can detect vital signs, dehydration and more!
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The U.S. Navy is doing something incredible: they’ve found a way to autonomously fly – and land – a full-sized helicopter…using a smart tablet.
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SUPERIOR MILITARY TECHNOLOGY

Two years into the pivot to the Asia-Pacific region and the concurrent drawdown in Afghanistan, Pentagon officials related to Congress the DoD’s strategy to maintain U.S. superiority in military technology.
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human machine communication

DARPA scientists will build on language processing technologies with improved speed and accuracy – offering an advantage to analysts in a variety of military and non-military scenarios.
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The Condor Supercomputer

Check out the Condor cluster, composed on 1,716 Playstation 3s, 156 general purpose graphics processing units, and 84 dual Xeon processors.
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