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US Army Will Start Testing Smart Grenade Launchers In 2016

10/13/2015, If you’ve ever played games like paintball, you know that enemies hiding behind walls and covers are hard to hit. We can only assume that will also apply in real-life situations such as during military encounters. However it seems that come 2016, the US...

Even Robots Have A Sidekick Now

10/05/2015, DARPA’s Big Dog is one impressive robot – so far, in the past few years, coverage of this particular robot has seen it more than capable of checking out various terrain, conquering them all without so much as breaking a sweat. Well, a sure footed...

Army Looks To Swarm Of Drones

10/02/2015, A well equipped drone is powerful enough an adversary on the battlefield, but there is strength in numbers as history suggests, which is why the military has managed to figure out a method of ensuring that a whole bunch of small drones can work together...

Watchkeeper Drone Costs A Bomb So Far

10/02/2015, When it comes to drones, there are so many different kinds in the market, be it for the average consumer, for the medical field, or for those who happen to be in the military and have access to far more resources and technology. Well, the Watchkeeper...

Remote Controlled Weapons Helps In Perimeter Security Greatly

10/01/2015, Securing a border or perimeter can be quite a challenging task, especially when you have a limited number of personnel, which brings to mind having help in the form of the Samsung SG-AR1 robot sentry. Well, automatic turrets aren’t too bad an idea after...

Taranis Drone Is The Future

09/29/2015, The Taranis drone is not all that new, as we first mentioned it half a decade ago, and delivered a footage of it just early last year. It does look as though the Taranis drone has plenty of potential, and happens to be one of the most cutting-edge drones...

Thin Invisibility Cloak Has Practical Military Uses

09/21/2015, We do know that TVs have taken the transformational step of being a chunky and fat CRT all the way to the uber thin and slim LEDs and OLEDs that we have come to know and love today, but how about the realm of military engineering? An invisibility cloak...

Pentagon Looking Into System That Automatically Detects Breaches

09/18/2015, What we’ve seen so far with regards to hacks is that they are usually discovered when it is too late and the information has been stolen. This isn’t to say that there aren’t security measures in place, but when hackers exploit loopholes and...

Lockheed Martin’s TR-X Could Be U-2 Successor

09/18/2015, No, when we refer to U-2 here, we are not talking about Bono’s band, but rather, the spy plane which ended up being one of the most important intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft during the Cold War era. In fact, it happens to...

DARPA Reveals New Landing Gear For Choppers

09/14/2015, Science is a wonderful field to study and work with, especially since you get to push the boundaries of what is at the moment and take a closer look into the future. It seems that helicopters of the future will be able to gain an advantage thanks to...

Video Shows You What Dogfighting In An F-15 Looks Like

08/31/2015, Flying a fighter jet is no easy task but taking full advantage of its capabilities and actually making it out alive from a dogfight is even harder. You don’t usually get to see many videos which show what an actual dogfight looks like, pilots in...

Boeing’s New Laser Cannon Kills Drones Mid-Flight

08/30/2015, Drones aren’t going away anytime soon so we have to accept the fact that they’re here to stay, hovering above our houses and our parks, forever being a source of nuisance for people who dislike these machines. The fact is that drones can do...