Army Researchers Test Human-like Robots
Army researchers recently tested ground robots performing military-style exercises, much like Soldier counterparts, at a robotics testing site in Pennsylvania recently as part of a 10-year research project designed to push the research boundaries in robotics and autonomy.
RoMan, short for Robotic Manipulator, is a tracked robot that is easily recognized by its robotic arms...
READ ARTICLE 10,000 Strong Prepare for Largest Marine Corps Division-level Exercise in 30 years
In the high-elevation Mojave Desert plains of Twentynine-Palms California, a disparate collection of Marine-centric, sibling-service and NATO-ally forces and capabilities – more than 10,000 strong – are preparing to conduct the first Marine Corps division-level, unscripted, force-on-force exercise in more than 30 years.
Dubbed MWX 1-20, short for Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Warfighting Exercise...
Adaptive Sports Receives Millions in VA Funding for Disabled Veterans
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) awarded $14.8 million in grants for adaptive sports programs benefitting Veterans with disabilities and disabled members of the Armed Forces at the end of September.
Of the total, $1.5 million is being used to support organizations that offer equine-assisted therapy to support mental health.
“Adaptive sports help Veterans thrive both physically and mentally...
READ ARTICLE New Strategy Rolled Out for U.S. Army Special Operations Command
Just in time for the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, the U.S. Army Special Operations Command rolled out its new, Army Special Operations Forces (ARSOF) Strategy outlining priorities and capabilities in pursuit of the ARSOF Vision, while aligning with the Army's plan to build momentum to modernize capabilities...
Top Military Shots Oct 18, 2019 | Photo Gallery
Here are our picks for this week's favorite military images. These pictures represent some of the best photojournalism from U.S. servicemen and women who are stationed around the world.
READ ARTICLE A Global Collaborative Network: Government Labs, Academic Institutions, and Private Sector
America’s armed forces are under pressure. Nearly 20 years (and counting) invested in fighting a global war on terrorism has largely kept the United States safe from terrorist attacks, but the effort has taken a toll on the nation’s readiness for major conflicts and significantly diminished its military edge. Great power competition is back.