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Shrinking device creates optical illusion

06/02/2011, Remember the movie, “Honey I Shrunk the Kids”? That was an interesting aspect of a dysfunctional family with a scientist at the helm. Well, fast forward to today with all of its modern technology, and we still have yet to create a time travel...

Rugged wearable PC available to the masses

05/27/2011, Military computer manufacturer Black Diamond Advanced Technology has come up with a commercial version of their ultra-rugged wearable PC and communications kit that normally sees action on the battlefield. Considering its adaptability to work in a wide...

Microreactor turns fossil fuels into pure hydrogen

05/24/2011, Earlier in the day, we talked about enlisting the help of bacteria to generate electricity – well, this time around, there might be an alternative method; that is, relying on a microreactor which is capable of transforming everyday fossil fuels...

Nanosensor can sniff out bombs by the molecule

05/10/2011, You don’t know how crazy terrorist threats tend to come about these days, especially when travel has become so convenient and there are so many more resources to check out and take advantage of. There is always a threat of someone carrying a bomb...

Boeing Phantom Ray stealth UAV takes to the skies

05/03/2011, Stealth technology used to be a dream, but advancements in technology over the years have turned it into reality, helping save lives while making sensitive military operations far more effective in the process. Boeing does not just make jumbo jets, but...

Kopin releases Ruby Module

04/27/2011, Kopin has finally rolled out their latest release, the Ruby Module – being a new plug-&-play, digitally interfaced display module that debuted at the Defense, Security, and Sensing 2011 Symposium. Just what does the Ruby Module offer? For...

New rifle sighting system set to improve aim

04/21/2011, Being a sniper might be the position that most gamers go for in a FPS (if there is a sniper class weapon available, of course), but in the real world, those who want to graduate as snipers would have to be extraordinary marksman right from the start, with...

US military to make use of special eyewear for calling in airstrikes

04/11/2011, Airstrikes are deadly when used effectively and precisely. Calling down airstrikes in a wrong location could result in civilian casualties and even friendly fire. The military has been looking for more accurate and effective ways to call in air weaponry....

US Navy fires laser gun from ship for the first time

04/11/2011, The US Navy recently took a major leap forward in terms of weapon technology recently. They mounted a solid-state laser called the Maritime Laser Demonstrator aboard a decommissioned destroyer, the USS Paul Foster. With a motorboat a mile away from the...

Sprint in-wall radar imaging system unveiled

04/07/2011, From Cambridge Consultants, the folks who brought you the portable in-wall radar bag, here comes a new device called Sprint to make fights against the unseen more in your favor. And when I say unseen I don’t mean sprits or ghosts, but possible...