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This fast French military boat can crawl from water to land without wheels
Check out the double-rotor helicopter that could be the US Army’s next Black Hawk
Getting rescued by helicopter has risks. This gadget could make it safer.
Those ‘gas masks’ at the Capitol were actually escape hoods
Stay calm under pressure with lessons learned in the world’s most stressful careers
This new harness lets military dogs parachute safely and with style
These fascinating flying stories soared above a turbulent year
An AI just copiloted a U-2 spyplane for the very first time
Electric propulsion makes this French submarine concept extra sneaky
France’s new military trucks can form a convoy with just one driver
The US military’s heat weapon is real and painful. Here’s what it does.
Watch a computer clobber a human pilot in a simulated fighter jet duel
This robotic maritime bomb squad keeps humans a safe distance away
The US’s flagship fighter jet simulator is now multiplayer
Inside a training mission with a B-52 bomber, the aircraft that will not die
This 1.9-ton steel arm can spot bombs and lift soldiers out of harm’s way
Police body cameras were supposed to build trust. So far, they haven’t.
Boeing’s new autonomous fighter jet has a pop-off, swappable nose
China’s ambiguous missile strategy is risky
Refueling fighter jets mid-flight is complex, but new tech from Airbus could simplify the process
Everything to know about the fighter jets in the ‘America Strong’ flyovers
First mission for the Air Force’s flying hospital pods: Pulling COVID-19 patients from Afghanistan
How the National Guard dresses for COVID-19 and other disasters
The huge Navy hospital ships in Los Angeles and New York have a rich history
China’s version of GPS is almost complete. Here’s what that means.
Inside the flying military hospital that’s treating COVID-19 patients
This new 1.2-ton torpedo can hit a target 31 miles away
The Navy and Air Force have been experimenting with uncrewed fighter jets
China’s missile force is growing at an unprecedented rate
Tasty homemade ‘energy balls’ could help French soldiers get the fuel they need
These camera-equipped dog goggles keep special-forces canines connected to their handlers
A pilot passed out while flying an F-15 over Oregon. Here’s what happened next.
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France’s new warship will have an inverted bow and 2.2-ton radar panels
The best way to strip paint off a fighter jet? Laser-wielding robots.
What’s it’s like to fly an 11,500-pound experimental helicopter (with zero experience)
Autonomous ships could be the new pawns on the naval chessboard
A new take on creating an invisibility shield borrows from classical physics
Boeing’s new fighter jet trainer features stadium seating and touchscreens
Ruffled camouflage is perfect for the tank that wants to blend in
The thrill and physics of flying upside down
This big drone takes off like a helicopter, flies like a biplane, and can carry 70 pounds
What it’s like to eject out of a military jet
France’s new 5,181-ton nuclear submarine has no traditional periscope. Here’s how that works.
North Korea’s missile program and nuclear weapons: What we know (and don’t)
Some 83,000 members of the U.S. military are missing. This group tries to bring them home.
Here’s China’s plan to compete with SpaceX and Blue Origin
China’s opening a factory to build engines for hypersonic missiles and spaceplanes
And now, a ship that can mine 39,000 tons of ore from a mile under water
China has big plans for a modern bomber
It’s not just Syria—chemical weapons still pose a global threat
China is building drone planes for its aircraft carriers
How missiles got smart
China’s new stealth fighter uses powerful materials with geometry not found in nature
China’s hypersonic aircraft would fly from Beijing to New York in two hours
China is building the world’s largest facility for robot ship research
China’s J-20 stealth fighter jet has officially entered service
China shot down another missile in space
This people-moving drone has completed more than 1,000 test flights
China’s working on the next generation of military exoskeleton. Here’s what it can do.
Looks like China just installed a railgun on a warship, beating the U.S. Navy to the punch
China could become a major space power by 2050
China is opening a new quantum research supercenter
With the D3000, China enters the robotic warship arms race