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U.S. Army Looks to 3D Print Warheads

On July 27, 2014 by stratagem

Source: 3D Prints There are so many amazing uses for 3D printing which have emerged over the last couple of years. From 3D printed medical models which have already saved numerous lives, to 3D printed prosthetics wwhich...

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Study: Indirect link between combat and suicide risk

On July 21, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Air Force Times One of the first comprehensive efforts to explain record suicides among soldiers during and after their deployments in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan finds an indirect link between...

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Scientists develop a material so dark that you can’t see it

On July 17, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Independent A British company has produced a “strange, alien” material so black that it absorbs all but 0.035 per cent of visual light, setting a new world record. To stare at the...

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DARPA SQUAD X INFRASTRUCTURE STUDY SEEKS INNOVATIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE DISMOUNTED SQUADS’ TACTICAL ADVANTAGE

On July 9, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: DARPA.mil Today’s dismounted squads use many different technologies to gather and share information. In many instances, however, these valuable but disparate inputs are not well integrated, leaving squad members without the degree...

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German agent ‘spying for US’

On July 4, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: TheLocal.de UPDATE: Media reports on Friday said that an employee of Germany’s foreign intelligence service is suspected of spying for Washington on a parliamentary panel probing US surveillance. Media reports on Friday...

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DARPA Has Genetically Engineered Super Blood to Protect Soldiers From a Major Threat

On July 2, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: MIC  Biological warfare might be the next big concern for the military, but it has come up with an appropriately sci-fi invention of its own: genetically engineered blood. A new study funded by...

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ARL scientists teleport information, demonstrate promise for more secure, high-speed battlefield communication

On May 30, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: ARL.MIL Teleportation, a long-standing staple in the world of science fiction, has become a reality for scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory in terms of battlefield data and image processing. ARL...

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Insect-inspired technology to extend battlefield situational awareness

On May 23, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: U.S. Army Soldiers’ missions frequently lead them to locations where they must assess the status of structures, and where the presence of threats is not immediately known or easily detectable.These threats include...

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US military begins research into moral, ethical robots, to stave off Skynet-like apocalypse

On May 9, 2014 by stratagem
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Source: Extreme Tech The US Department of Defense, working with top computer scientists, philosophers, and roboticists from a number of US universities, has finally begun a project that will tackle the tricky topic...

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Analysis: How the UK connects to the US global drone network

On May 2, 2014 by stratagem
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            Source: Computer Weekly A Computer Weekly investigation subsequently established that the UK plays a crucial role in supporting the US military network by providing part of the core...

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A circuit board modeled on the human brain

On April 29, 2014 by stratagem
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              Source: Earth Sky Stanford bioengineers have developed a new circuit board modeled on the human brain, possibly opening up new frontiers in robotics and computing. For...

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FBI is said to gather data on foreign governments with hackers’ help

On April 23, 2014 by stratagem
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            Source: Brisbane Times An informant working for the FBI coordinated a 2012 campaign of hundreds of cyberattacks on foreign websites, including some operated by the governments of...

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DARPA Is Developing The Ultimate Autopilot System

On April 22, 2014 by stratagem
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        Source: Fast Company One of the problems the military faces with several decades of working aircraft is that the command interfaces are all slightly different, therefore requiring them to...

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Mesh Networks to avoid surveillance in Tunisia funded by U.S. State Department

On April 21, 2014 by stratagem
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          Editor’s Note: Any communication network funded by U.S. State Department and USAID  is a red flag. You should be asking yourself why the State Department is beta testing...

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U.S. Army / Researchers use Twitter to predict crime

On April 21, 2014 by stratagem
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        Source: The Age Hidden in the Twittersphere are nuggets of information that could prove useful to crime fighters – even before a crime has been committed. Researchers at the...

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Pentagon-sponsored study opens door for super lasers, weather control

On April 20, 2014 by stratagem
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            Source: RT Pentagon-sponsored researchers have made the reach of an intensive laser beam longer by an order of magnitude. Researchers say their discovery can be used to...

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Inside the Military’s New Office for Cyborgs:Biological Technology Office

On April 1, 2014 by stratagem
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                  Source: Defense One The ability to link human brains to machines, create new life forms and build Star Trek-style disease detectors will be the focus...

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