Development of piezoelectric and triboelectric generators that harvest the kinetic energy generated by movement has been gaining momentum over the past few years, and now the US Army and Marine Corps are taking the technology into the field. Show More Summary
Military ships from around the country converged on New York City on Wednesday for the start of Fleet Week, an annual celebration of seafaring service members since 1984. As part of a Marine Corps initiative to diversify its social media...Show More Summary
Kris Osborn Security, United States F-35B Will Change Tactics and Procedures on Amphibs The Navy and Marine Corps are making fast progress with a series of extensive preparations on board amphibious assault ships in order to ensure that...Show More Summary
Few things have the power to transport people as the cinema. Who can forget Robert Williams' "Good morning, Vietnam" to Marine Corps DI Hartman's memorable quotes. The following list is of our favorite military movies. SEE ALSO: An amazing...Show More Summary
TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. military in Japan is restricting celebrations and off-base alcohol consumption in Okinawa after a former Marine was arrested on suspicion of killing a woman on the southern Japanese island. The Marine Corps commander in Japan said Saturday that the measures will last four weeks and are not punishment but an […]
The modified aircraft will have a range of 200 nautical miles beyond that of the Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey, but at a high cost, as many wonder whether the hybrid can avoid crash landings.
While en route to his historic visit to the Hiroshima Peace Memorial on Friday, President Barack Obama made a stop at the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station in Iwakuni, Japan. After his speech, the president made the rounds greeting those...Show More Summary
The U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and the proud citizens of New York helped usher in Fleet Week New York (FWNY) 2016 with the Parade of Ships, May 25. Four Navy ships,
Fleet Week is very important… mostly because the horde of hotties in uniform makes for some very nice eye candy! LOLz! The long standing tradition is a wonderful way to thank the troops from the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard for their service when their military ships dock. And if you're Jimmy Fallon, you'd do [...]
PHOENIX (AP) — Federal investigators blame the Marine Corps, the Air Force and the pilot and operator of a privately-owned military jet for the death of a Marine killed last year when the jet crashed into his truck in Arizona. The National Transportation Safety Board report said the pilot of the BAE Systems Hawk jet […]
This cinéma vérité style documentary follows a Marine Corps drill instructor and his crew of fresh recruits in San Diego during the 13-week training program known as boot camp. From Wikipedia: In Helmet for My Pillow, his World War II memoir, journalist Robert Leckie wrote of Marine Corps Recruit Training that, "It is a process of surrender. Show More Summary
Donald Trump has fully made good on a promise to donate $1 million of his personal fortune to a veterans' charity, that charity's chairman said Wednesday. "We got the check yesterday," said James Kallstrom of the Marine Corps - Law Enforcement Foundation. "It’s arrived, and it’s in the bank." The presumptive Republican presidential nominee made his donation Monday […]
Kris Osborn Security, Double the range and super precision. The Marine Corps and Raytheon are developing a new precision-guided 120mm explosive mortar round so that forward deployed forces can more effectively target and destroy enemies...Show More Summary
One Marine Corps veteran said Trump was just using veterans to gain political points. The post Veterans Group Calls Out Trump For Overstating Donations appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Summiting Mount Everest is an unsurmountable feat for most humans, but a Marine Corps veteran, who by most accounts has even greater odds against him because he is an amputee, reached the highest point on Earth this week. While other amputees have summited Mount Everest in the past, Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Show More Summary
Daniel Glenn got a hero's welcome when he crossed the finish line last Sunday. Glenn, a 28-year-old navy lieutenant, ran all 13.1 miles of the Marine Corps Historic Half Marathon in Fredericksburg, Virginia, wearing an 85-pound bombShow More Summary
Louisville, KY - It weighs as much as a Ford F-150, it can store enough guns to equip a Marine Corps Rifle Company, and it can secure more than $5...
SINGAPORE, May 20 (Reuters) – Conglomerate Keppel Corp’s offshore and marine unit signed a shareholders’ agreement with Russian oil firm Rosneft and Norwegian drilling equipment firm, MHWirth, to set up a Singapore incorporated joint venture company. Show More Summary
A Marine Corps veteran who lost part of his leg from an IED blast in Iraq has conquered the world's tallest mountain. Charlie Linville, a native of Boise, Idaho, reached the summit of Mount Everest on Thursday, becoming the first combat-wounded...Show More Summary
Amid ongoing tensions in the South China Sea, the top US Marine Corps officer has criticized Beijing’s activity in the region and vowed that the Pentagon will continue its aggressive tactics around the disputed Spratly Islands.