It was just a few hours into the acclaimed new video game Dragon Age: Inquisition that I had the first of many revelatory moments. Exploring the grassy hills near a castle ruin, I stumbled on a female soldier being attacked by a couple of bandits. Show More Summary
Sophisticated germ fighters found in alligator blood may help future soldiers in the field fend off infection, according to new research by George Mason University. The study, published Feb. 11 in the scientific journal PLOS One, isShow More Summary
This rifle is part of the Canadian Future Small Arms Research (FSAR) project. Developed with the Canadian Forces through the Soldier Integrated Precision Effects Systems (SIPES) project. A bullpup design that features the ability to install either a three round 40 mm grenade launcher, or a 12-gauge shotgun. Show More Summary
It’s no secret that militaries around the world are increasingly turning to robots and drones to replace and augment traditional soldiers. We’ve shown you some of the military drones of the future and looked into some pretty creepy underwater eel drones. Show More Summary
Lt. Gen. Robert Brown, Army Combined Arms Center, or CAC, commanding general, visited Fort Sill, Jan. 20, to discuss the Army’s greatest asset — its Soldiers — and how the “human dimension” is vital to combating current and future conflicts. […]
Although his chances of appearing in The Avengers: Age of Ultron appear to be slim, Anthony Mackie has a big future ahead of him in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Introduced last year in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, he will reprise his role as Sam Wilson, a.k.a. Show More Summary
The Air Force’s ability to continue building partnerships to meet challenges of future warfare directly involves Airmen and Soldiers who are focused on building partnership capacity throughout the region. As the result of a bilateral agreement between the U.S. and […]
A pair of soldiers toting submachine guns patrolled Tuesday outside a Jewish school on Rue Pavee in Paris' Marais district, where shoppers and tourists mingled with black-clad, ultra-Orthodox men.
Army scientists and engineers are advancing sensors research in hopes of giving future Soldiers enhanced situational awareness. Sensor technology has broad application across the Army. Medical researchers are investigating how physiological sensors may help Soldiers achieve superior performance on battlefields […]
Neon Genesis Evangelion with its armageddon and Back to the Future II with the hoverboards are just weak compared to Treasure's 1995 side-scroller Alien Soldier, which is a crazy futuristic ride. Read more...
How advanced are today's weapons? Modern soldiers are equipped with a wide array of highly sophisticated, computer-enhanced weapons systems that would have been unthinkable just a generation ago. About 40 percent of the U.S. aerial fleet...Show More Summary
My fellow Army Wives, Echo and Kilo (who helped write this post) and I, are political progressives, feminists, and romantically involved with soldiers in the US Army. It's a crazy effing life. One might even say round pegs for the square hole of the US Armed Forces. Show More Summary
Wearable technologies may provide U.S. Soldiers with on-the-move, portable energy and reduce the weight of gear they carry into combat. Researchers at the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, or NSRDEC, here, are developing Soldier-borne energy-harvesting technologies. During the […]
This future soldier banishes the Ghost of COD past. Predictably, the story-driven campaign on offer here is as fast as it is furious.Click here to read the full article
The future, it seems, is now. When Modern Warfare impressed upon the world the grittiness of combat, its pin-sharp shooting smartly muddied by the sociopathy of its soldiers as they went about their wetwork with the glib efficiency of plumbers, its dust settled across an entire generation of shooters. Show More Summary
Goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky has arguably been the Columbus Blue Jackets' most integral player over the past couple seasons, but they will have to soldier on without him during the immediate future. According to the team's official website,...Show More Summary
Will rugby union ever be as popular as American football? That’s not really answerable in the long run. But in the near future, at least, it’s set to take over Chicago’s Soldier Field: The USA Eagles’ match against the top-ranked New Zealand All Blacks, set for Nov. 1, officially sold out the 61,500-seat stadium Friday, according to […]
Author’s note: I apologize if you find this article offensive, or in bad taste. This event is a tragedy, and my thoughts are with the family of the Soldier killed: Cpl Nathan Cirillo. It is not my intent to cast a negative light on anyone or anything, or make a political statement. Show More Summary
A weary soldier in the distant future contemplates what he's made of his life—the path that he's chosen, the lives he's taken. But as he steps into battle ring one more time, he finds that his life is in for a drastic change. Read more...
The Army is researching physiological sensors that may help Soldiers achieve superior performance on battlefields of the future, said the commanding general of Fort Detrick, Maryland. Lt. Gen. Joseph Caravalho Jr., commander of the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel […]