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New Military Helicopter Can Cruise At 253 MPH
The Raider brings speed to the battlefield, proving that helicopters can be faster.
The U.S. Army’s Ambitious Fight Against PTSD
With a decade of war winding down, post-traumatic stress disorder is an increasingly urgent problem. Will the Army's efforts work?
The U.S. Army’s New 84-Ton Tank Prototype Is Nearly IED-Proof [Updated]
The new Ground Combat Vehicle weighs twice as much as the tank it's designed to replace, and it's massive enough to survive a roadside bomb.
Video: A Black Hawk Helicopter Goes Autonomous
The rotorcraft of the future will be robotic, and the Army is already working on the technology via an autonomous UH-60 Black Hawk demonstrator.
The Army’s Newest Surveillance Drone Can Shoot 80 Years’ Worth of Video In a Day
Sometimes the whole is more than the sum of its parts, and the U.S. Army is about to find out...
The Army’s Latest Innnovation: A Sandwich That Stays Fresh for Two Years
The military’s M.R.E.–the Meal Ready to Eat, or those air-sealed packages full of gummy pastes and freeze-dried dreck that soldiers...
With High-Energy Lasers Too Heavy to Fly, Raytheon Plans Lighter Ones That Jam Rather Than Blast
Lasers that can take down an aircraft or zap a boat in roiling seas are certainly the weapons of the...
New Device Uses Electromagnetic Pulses to Detonate IEDs From a Safe Distance
A new technique uses electromagnetic pulses to detonate improvised explosive devices from afar, potentially thwarting the roadside bombs that have...
This Robot Can Hear Your Frightened Breathing, Even Through Walls
America’s fleet of flying military robots possess a variety of mission-critical capabilities—their speed and range allow them to quickly cover...
Inside the Army’s Next-Generation Shockproof Helmets
Next-generation blast-ready headgear draws inspiration from Nascar and Star Wars alike