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Some 83,000 members of the U.S. military are missing. This group tries to bring them home.
How elite military and scientific teams bring home fallen U.S. soldiers.
China is building drone planes for its aircraft carriers
They’re robotics wingmen for China’s carrier pilots.
How missiles got smart
Projecting the evolution of the projectile
Looks like China just installed a railgun on a warship, beating the U.S. Navy to the punch
Railguns are another way the PLAN hopes to get an edge in 21st-century naval warfare.
China is betting big on electromagnetic railguns and catapults
Just as the U.S. Navy is pulling away from the technology.
The Navy is preparing its railgun for future wars
This new weapon will fire projectiles at six times the speed of sound.
Don’t believe the hype about Russia’s hypersonic missile
Not about the speed, it's about how it uses that speed.
Watch a Navy robot submarine launch a drone
The future of war is robots ordering robots to send video to humans.
China is developing a warship of naval theorists’ dreams
An arsenal ship that can be submerged in water.
In photos: where Navy warships are built
Steel becomes arsenal.