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U.S. Navy Deploys Laser In The Persian Gulf

11/17/2014, Earlier this year, we did bring you word that the U.S. Navy is all set to deploy their first laser weapon, and that historic moment happened a couple of days back. This particular laser weapon might actually usher in the age of Star Wars, so to speak,...

DARPA Wants To Make A Flying Aircraft Carrier

11/11/2014, DARPA or the Defense Advanced Research Products Agency, otherwise known as the folks with all the futuristic weapons, are now tinkering with an idea that you might already be familiar with if you have seen the Avengers movie. The agency has put out a...

Soft Exosuit Could Augment Footsoldiers’ Agility

10/30/2014, It looks like the U.S. military has expressed a rather strong interest when it comes to the development of powered exoskeletons. Such powered exoskeletons might just come in handy one of these days, you can never tell, as they assist soldiers in being a...

Iran’s First UAV That Can Engage In Aerial Combat Unveiled

09/23/2014, It looks like the arms race has just heated up over in the Middle East, as Iran has just revealed their very first indigenous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that comes complete with air defense missiles, making it ideal to get involved in aerial combats as...

IS Uses Video Game Mock Up To Recruit Young Fighters

09/21/2014, It has been reported that Islamic State jihadists have rolled out a brand new trailer earlier this week that showed off a GTA mock up, and this particular video has the intention of actually recruiting as well as to train children for militant...

DARPA Tests Out Planes Mounted With Laser Turret

09/15/2014, DARPA certainly has a venerable number of devices and machines up their sleeves to ensure that their military will have an edge over the enemy on the battlefield. One of their more recent forays? To attach a prototype laser turret onto a test aircraft....

Cheetah Robot Is Off The Leash

09/15/2014, Remember the Cheetah robot that we talked about last year? It looks like there has been more modifications made to this particular robot, so much so that a new algorithm that has been uploaded to it allows this MIT creation to move even faster than ever...

Samsung SGR-A1 Robot Sentry Is One Cold Machine

09/14/2014, A Samsung Group subsidiary has worked on a robot sentry that they call the SGR-A1, and this particular robot will carry a fair amount of weapons that ought to make you think twice about crossing the borders of South Korea illegally – as it has been...

Ground X-Vehicle Could Avoid Incoming Missiles

09/14/2014, I am quite sure that we have seen many science fiction movies where the odds are stacked against the protagonist who is the only hope of saving the entire world from extinction against an invading alien race. Somehow, as everyone else around the hero dies...

4 Minute Mile Project Supercharges Soldiers When They Run

09/12/2014, Remember the six million dollar man? Well, it looks like the age of the bionic man is about to make its way to the mainstream consciousness very soon, as researchers at Arizona State University had a request from the Pentagon’s research arm, DARPA, to...

China Military Robot Looks Like A BigDog Ripoff

09/09/2014, China, seen by some to be the world’s factory (as well as cloning place), is back in the news – this time around with what you see above. Does it look all too familiar? If the answer is in the affirmative, then chances are you would have been...

Implants That Helps With Self-Healing Factor

08/29/2014, The X-Men is a hugely successful comic book franchise, and one of the beloved characters would be Wolverine. Sporting a nigh indestructible adamantium skeleton and a healing factor that is the envy of many, will we humans ever be able to obtain such a...

US Army Rocket Explodes Post Launch, Carried Experimental Weapon

08/26/2014, It does not take too long for one to be able to figure out that in life, there will be curveballs thrown our way whether we like it or not. What is more important would be how we deal with such tricky situations that could end up as a banana peel...