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I would love to say this is a post about ghost hunting, but that would be silly.  Ghosts aren’t always invisible. – JLT Deadly radiation kills if it goes undetected, so it falls upon specially trained Marine to alert units of …
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The U.S. Army Reserve officially opens it’s first fully functional solar powered training facility in Illinois.  The new Joliet U.S. Army Reserve training center will be home to 600 quartermaster and transportation personnel.  The $36 million, 60,000 square foot complex …
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By Airman 1st Class Armando A. Schwier-Morales, 22nd Air Refueling Wing Public Affairs The first official KC-135 Stratotanker Boom Operator Weapon System Trainer (BOWST) in Air Mobility Command (AMC), slated to save the Air Force millions annually, opened during a …
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By Carla Voorhees, Defense Media Activity This is the eighth in a series of 10 technologies integral to the United States military since World War I. Training simulators can act as a dress rehearsal for critical skills prior to deployment. …
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By Dr. Greg Reger Shortly after returning from deployment to Afghanistan, Sgt. Jackson finds himself at a local mall, struggling with his emotions. Images from a suicide bombing he witnessed fill his mind as he walks. Stopping at a restaurant, …
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Think interactive video games are a waste of time or more suited for children? Think again. Research by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) indicates that video games can help adults process information much faster and improve their abilities to …
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Dr. John Parmentola, the U.S. Army’s Director for Research and Laboratory Management, discusses new areas of science and how the discovery of new knowledge from research in these areas has great potential for developing new extraordinary capabilities for our Soldiers. …
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