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The U.S. Army Had a Plan to Create the Ultimate Weapon: Floating Tanks

Joseph Trevithick History, Europe There was once a hope that heavy armored vehicles would spearhead amphibious assaults. One idea they proposed was divisions of floating tanks that could drive right up to the beach, fight alongside the infantry and quickly knock out any forts or other big targets. Amphibious assaults are the domain of the U.S. Show More Summary

Despite heavy armor, new dinosaur used camouflage to hide from predators

Researchers reporting in Current Biology on August 3 have named a new genus and species of armored dinosaur. The post Despite heavy armor, new dinosaur used camouflage to hide from predators appeared first on HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News.

Despite heavy armor, new dinosaur used camouflage to hide from predators

Researchers reporting in Current Biology on August 3 have named a new genus and species of armored dinosaur. The 110-million-year-old Borealopelta markmitchelli discovered in Alberta, Canada, on view at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, belongs to the nodosaur family. Show More Summary

Kingdom Come: Deliverance's Hard Medieval Living

For instance, Deliverance has such a heavy focus on realism that equipping heavy armor means you’re a walking tank, but you can barely see a thing.

Hard Plates… How to Wear Them With Kit Badger

Body armor has saved a lot of lives – but its arguable that it has taken a few too. By being heavy, it reduces the mobility of the combatant, which in today’s mobile combat, can be detrimental to health almost as much as a bullet. As...Show More Summary

Pokemon Duel - balance patch available tomorrow

Pokémon Duel - Balance Patch (available tomorrow) Aggron - Move Counter changed to Heavy Slam - The move Metal Claw changed to Roar - The move Iron Tail's damage increased from 90 to 120 Armaldo - Ability changed from Battle Armor to...Show More Summary

"The Cretaceous Serengetti" --An Astounding Twenty-One Species of Dinosaur Fossils Discovered Down Under (WATCH Today's "Galaxy" Stream)

More than 100 million years ago, on a muddy stretch of land that is now Australia, nearly two-dozen species of dinosaur once roamed. There were duck-billed ornithopods, which left long, three-toed tracks in their wake. Heavy armored dinosaurs pressed large,...        

U.S. troops deploy in Bulgaria as Mattis meets NATO in Brussels

SOFIA (Reuters) - U.S. troops deployed in Bulgaria on Wednesday and armored vehicles and heavy equipment are to arrive by the end of the week under a planned NATO operation to support its Eastern European allies, the Bulgarian defense ministry said.

The Russian Army's Super Weapon: Beware the T-15 Heavy Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Dave Majumdar Security, Asia It packs quite a punch.  Though the focus is often on the T-14 main battle tank version of Russia’s new Armata series of armored vehicles, the T-15 heavy infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) is in many ways aShow More Summary

They Can Kill: The U.S. Marines Corps' 5 Deadliest Super Weapons

Dave Majumdar Security, Tanks and more.  While the Marine Corps prides itself on being a strategically mobile medium-weight force, there are times when it needs the brute force of heavy armor. That brute force is provided by the General Dynamics M1A1 Abrams. Show More Summary

The U.S. Navy's Biggest 'What-If': Could Super Battleships Make the Ultimate Comeback?

Robert Farley Security, President Trump might want to think this one over.  Big ships with heavy armor are unlikely to solve the A2/AD dilemma. However, big ships with effective systems of defense components, combined with a large number...Show More Summary

US Tanks, Heavy Equipment to Flow into Europe Next Week

The arrival of the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division is an effort to support Operation Atlantic Resolve.

Riot police fill streets as Egypt braces for austerity protests

CAIRO (Reuters) - Riot police and armored vehicles filled the otherwise empty streets of central Cairo early on Friday as security forces built up a heavy presence in anticipation of popular protests over deteriorating economic conditions.

Hillary Clinton & Donald Trump -- We're Going Heavy! Armored Forces Flexing at Election Parties (PHOTO GALLERIES)

10 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's parties will be protected by a small army come election night. Cops with heavy artillery are patrolling the area on the eve of election day -- with scores of muscle handling security at Hilton Midtown for…

Insanely heavy blue jeans stand up all on their own - CNET

10 months agoTechnology : CNET: News

Meet what may be the world's heaviest pair of jeans, a 38-ounce fashion monster that is more armor than pants.

Long-term rotational units, other efforts to boost US Army in Europe

Rotational forces, including heavy armored and aviation brigades, in addition to the storage of massive amounts of equipment at strategic sites, will be a big emphasis next year to help America and its European allies keep Russia at bay, according to the general who oversees the U.S. Army’s mission in Europe. “This is all about

Destiny: Rise of Iron - How to Get the Gjallarhorn, Beauty in Delivery

Destiny: Rise of Iron has officially released, and that means it is time to start collecting new weapons, armor, and items. This year, though, Bungie has decided to bring back a very special Year 1 Exotic Heavy Weapon, the Gjallarhorn. Show More Summary

Oshkosh JLTV New Light Recon for US Army | US Lawmakers Call for Walk Back on Saudi Arms Deal | Mitsu Heavy Industries May Build Armored Vehicle with US Partner

Americas The US Army is planning to make the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) its new Light Reconnaissance Vehicle platform and arm it with a variant of the M230 chain gun found on the AH-64 attack helicopter. Manufacturer Oshkosh won a $6.7 billion contract last fall to build the first 17,000 production models of the […]

Ukraine Claims Rebels Heavy Vehicles Increase Tenfold

The number of tanks in rebel-held eastern Ukraine has increased 20 times in two years, while the number of armored fighting vehicles has spiked more than tenfold, Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister on Euro-Atlantic Integration, Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze,...Show More Summary

Taiwanese Soldiers Killed After Tank Tumbles Into River in Drills

Taiwanese officials say three soldiers died after an annual firing drill Tuesday morning, when a tank slipped and plummeted into a river in heavy rain. The vehicle, a CM11 armored tank carrying five soldiers to their camp in southern Pingtung county, slipped from a bridge and fell upside down into the Wangsha river.

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