Military Researchers Begin Testing Sea Drone

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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), an advanced weapons research organization commissioned by the U.S. Department of Defense, has announced the second phase tests of its new sea-based drone. Dubbed “Tern,” or Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node,” the project is a joint collaboration between DARPA and the Office of Naval Research, with the two organizations […]

US Army Contests New Name for NHL’s Expansion League

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Earlier this month, the National Hockey League (NHL) unveiled the name for its new expansion franchise, the Vegas Golden Knights. While most people responded positively to the news, there was one organization that did not welcome the name: the U.S. Army. So, why is the Army upset with the new NHL’s expansion franchise? Apparently, the […]

US Government Wants You to ‘Hack the Army’

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Cyber security has become a top concern among consumers and business owners alike. According to the cyber security firm Symantic, there were nine “mega preaches” in 2015, setting a new record. The firm also reports that the number of exposed identities jumped to 429 million last year. But it’s not just consumers and business owners […]

US Completes First Test of Automated Submarine Hunter

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The United States military has completely the first test of a new autonomous ship that’s intended to detect hostile submarines. Dubbed “The Sea Hunter,” the new ship is relatively small with a length of just 40 meters. But don’t let its small size fool you into thinking it’s just an ordinary vessel. The Sea Hunter […]

Do You Have What it Takes to Become a Navy SEAL?

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The United States Navy’s Sea, Air, Land Teams (SEALs) are among the most elite, well-trained soldiers on the planet. Their primary function is to conduct strategic maritime military operations, typically involving rivers, oceans, coastlines, deltas, etc. As their name suggests, SEALs are specially trained to operate in a variety of environments. Candidacy Not everyone is […]

DARPA Awards Raytheon with Contract to Build Hypersonic Weapon

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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded the U.S.-based defense contractor Raytheon with a contract to build its proposed hypersonic weapon. While details remain sparse at this time, the project is reported to be valued at $174.7 million. Raytheon has agreed to build the hypersonic weapon, which upon completion, is expected to fly […]

Veterans Museum to Open in Ohio

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In just a few years, Ohio will call home to the country’s first veterans museum. First planned in 2013, the National Veterans Memorial and Museum (NVMM) was intended to honor the nearly 1 million military veterans living in Ohio. While there’s still no word yet on when exactly it will open its doors, project organizers […]

US Navy Commissions New Stealth Destroyer

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The United States Navy has commissioned a new stealth destroyer, which is being hailed as one of the most technologically advanced warships in the world. Dubbed the “USS Zumwalt,” it offers both stealth capabilities and futuristic firepower. It’s 610 feet long, weighs 15,000 tons, and has a projected cost of $4.4 billion, according to the […]

How to Celebrate Veterans Day

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Held annually on November 11, Veterans Day is a federally recognized holiday that observes and honors our nation’s military veterans. And with November 11 less than a month away, there’s no better time than the present to plan your events and activities. So, what’s the best way to honor veterans on Veterans Day? Keep reading […]

DARPA’s New Project to Monitor Low-Flying Drones

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Unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones, have become increasingly popular here in the Unites States. According to an article published by the BostonGlobe, there are more than half a million drones registered with the federal government. Of course, there are probably tens of thousands more which are not registered. The influx of new drones […]