Future Forces

Future Forces

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DuPont Protection Solutions has unveiled a new game-changing technology to help better protect firefighters – DuPont Nomex Nano for thermal liners in turnout gear...

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China and Russia are hard at work to develop ever more capable radar systems, but the Pentagon has a plan to counter them with...

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Magen David Adom (MDA) motorcycle unit, which was established in 2006 and has operated for over a decade, operates around 200 motorcycles, including emergency...
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Since bullets appeared on the scene a few hundred years ago, nothing has been the same. If once some chainmail or plate armour was...

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An achievement for Israeli technology: Tiger by Lynx TFG, which allows any mobile device to stream video in real-time to a personal control center,...

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We’ve written about it before, but the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has been working on something truly spectacular: an autonomous ship that...

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The explosion of technology in recent decades brought about with it a wealth of possibilities. Unfortunately, some of these possibilities are a boon for...
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The missions the modern military is faced with are variegated and diverse. They require soldiers to possess a wide set of capabilities, tools, and...

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The US Air Force is gearing up for large technology research, requesting some $2.5 billion for research in its budget for fiscal year 2017....

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GPS will be turning 40 in a couple years, and in the decades since its inception the technology has transformed our lives. Many users...
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The Tactical Assault Light Operators Suit (TALOS) looks like it dropped out of a movie screen. It’s sleek, imposing, and futuristic, but most importantly...

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The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has set up an outpost deep in Silicon Valley to have better access to exciting startups and...

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In The Matrix, Neo learns kung fu in mere seconds, if learn is even the right words for it. The information is simply “uploaded”...

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The US Army is working on a new “safe” bullet. Safe to bystanders, at least, but still just as lethal for the intended target....

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Orbital ATK has just made aerospace history by successfully testing a 3D printed hypersonic engine combustor at NASA’s Langley Research Centre in Virginia. The...

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In simpler times, policing was about maintaining presence in a community. A local cop could know everyone and everything in his neighbourhood. And that’s...

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While each person might define it in different terms, Big Data is basically this: A collection of data from traditional and digital sources for...
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The Russian Foundation for Advanced Research Projects in the Defense Industry (FPI) has showcased an operational prototype of a humanoid robot designed to perform...

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Stuxnet, the world-famous computer worm that destroyed Iran’s centrifuges at the Natanz uranium enrichment plant, was only one part of a much larger operation....
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Paraplegia, paralysis from the waist down, used to confine all affected to the wheelchair. With disabled-friendly facilities being far from the norm, the limitations...

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