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Green Propellant Infusion Mission spacecraft to test green propellant on orbit  PHYS.ORG · 2 hours
NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate, along with co-investigators, including the Air Force Research Laboratory, Ball Aerospace, SpaceX, the Space and Missile Systems Center, and Aerojet, are... more
Canada's military feeling the strain responding to climate change  CBC · 2 hours
The country's top military commander says Canada's Armed Forces are being pushed to the limit responding to an increasing... more
'Phoenix' Aurora Spreads Its 'Wings' Over Abandoned Military Power Station in Russia  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 hours
More than 4,000 photographers shot for the moon (and beyond) for the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition in the U.K. more
US Bars China Supercomputer Firms, Institute From Buying American Parts  Gadgets 360 · 3 hours
The US Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a government-owned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security "entity... more
Indian rescuers to airlift bodies back from Himalaya slope  PHYS.ORG · 3 hours
Bad weather hampered efforts Monday to bring down the bodies of seven climbers from the upper reaches of the Himalayas, an Indian military spokesman said. more
Non-classical monocytes directly involved in regulation of immune response  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 hours
Non-classical monocytes were long thought to play a purely surveillance role in the immune system. With the aid of a novel marker, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet in Munich researchers have now shown that... more
New nanophotonic devices could have applications in thermal imaging and resonant filtering  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 hours
A research team from The University of Texas at Arlington is working with the Army Research Laboratory to develop nanophotonic devices that could have... more
Space in transition as DoD leaders depart in quick succession  SPACE NEWS · 18 hours
In the coming weeks, the Defense Department, the Air Force and the Army will have new... more
Trump 'orders cyber attack' on Iranian military computers  Sky News · 1 day
The US launched a cyber strike against Iranian military computer systems earlier this week as Donald Trump pulled out of airstrikes, officials have reportedly confirmed. more
US hits Iran with crippling cyberattacks, says a report - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The cyberattacks took down Iranian computer networks used to control missile launches, says The Washington Post. more
Combination of drugs may combat deadly drug-resistant fungus  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Microbiologists have shown that a combination of anti-fungal and anti-bacterial medications may be an effective weapon against the recently discovered multidrug resistant, Candida auris (C. auris). more
5 Chinese Supercomputer Companies Blacklisted by US Over Security Fears  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
United States is blacklisting five Chinese organisations involved in supercomputing with military-related applications, citing national security as a justification for denying its Asian geopolitical rival access to critical... more
Controlling electronics with your mind! video - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Everyone from Mark Zuckerberg to Elon Musk to the Department of Defense is investing in technology that will allow humans to control machines with our minds. more
High-speed black phosphorus field-effect transistors approaching ballistic limit  Science Magazine · 3 days
As a strong candidate for future electronics, atomically thin black phosphorus (BP) has attracted great attention in recent years because of its tunable bandgap and high carrier mobility. Here, we show that... more
Disrupting one gene could be first step toward treating honey bee parasite nosema ceranae  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists have taken the first step towards a weapon against the major honey bee parasite Nosema... more
In Sudan, internet users find ways to beat blackout  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
In a lush garden cafe in Sudan's capital, a group of youngsters sit eyes glued to mobile phone screens, seeking ways to bypass an internet blackout imposed by army rulers. more
Secretive Startup SpinLaunch Gets 1st Launch Contract for US Military  SPACE.COM · 5 days
The secretive startup SpinLaunch, which aims to fling satellites into space without a traditional launch pad, has just secured its first launch contract. more
US military consumes more hydrocarbons than most countries—massive hidden impact on climate  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
The US military's carbon footprint is enormous and must be confronted in order to have a substantial effect on battling global warming. more
Understanding nuclear weapons and Iran's uranium enrichment program  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Iranian leaders have threatened to withdraw from a 2015 agreement that limits their nation's nuclear activities. Under the deal, the United States and five other world powers lifted economic sanctions they had... more
UN Surveillance Expert Urges Global Moratorium on Sale of Spyware  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
The world should impose a moratorium on the sale and use of surveillance software, a UN expert recommended. more
Israel holds large military drill amid US-Iran tensions  ABC NEWS · 5 days
Israel holding largest military drill in years, with troops simulating a future war with Hezbollah more
National trial to settle debate on managing airways in emergencies  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and UPMC will lead nearly two dozen emergency medical service agencies across the country in a Department of Defense-funded clinical trial... more
Medical News Today: Garden snails may have secret weapons against aggressive bacteria  MNT · 6 days
Researchers have discovered four previously unknown proteins in snail mucus, at least three of which have the potential to fight harmful bacteria. more
GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round  TechCrunch · 6 days
GoTenna is best known for its outdoors-oriented consumer products that let you text and share locations between smartphones off the grid. But... more
Surveillance cameras will soon be unrecognizable  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
It is often argued that the UK is the most surveilled country on the planet. This may or may not have been the case in the past but there are certainly now millions of surveillance cameras... more
Transparent ceramic armor provides superior ballistic protection over traditional glass laminates  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
Transparent aluminum, a technology first suggested in the science fiction film Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, is now a reality. more
The smart home tech one injured veteran uses every single day - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Retired US Army Col. Phil Swinford has used a wheelchair since 2015. This technology makes his life easier. more
Data surveillance powers unlawfully wide, court told  BBC · 7 days
Security services are invading people's privacy by "Hoovering up" communication data, a court hears. more
Coat the ravens evermore? To protect tortoises, officials test spraying oil into birds' nests  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
The sun was rising over the Mojave Desert as crews prepared to demonstrate a devastating new weapon in the war... more
Europe takes new step toward future combat jet  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
France, Germany and Spain on Monday unveiled a next-generation combat jet for European air forces, an ambitious project aimed at bringing together the continent's disparate military forces while offering an alternative to... more
Nvidia to Work With ARM Chips, Deepening Push Into Supercomputers  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Nvidia has said it will make its chips work with processors from ARM Holdings to build supercomputers, deepening Nvidia's push into systems that are used for modelling both... more
As it plans LEO constellations, DoD must prepare to deal with congestion  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
The buzzword in military space these days is “proliferated LEO,” which is Pentagon-speak for large numbers of small satellites in low Earth orbit. SpaceNews.com more
Masks, Cash and Apps: How Hong Kong’s Protesters Find Ways to Outwit the Surveillance State  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Hong Kong’s protesters wore face masks to obscure themselves from CCTVs and in fear of facial recognition software,... more
Hong Kong protesters wary of Chinese surveillance technology  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The protesters trying to block a Hong Kong extradition law are seeking to safeguard their identities from potential punishment by authorities who employ mass data collection and sophisticated facial recognition technology more
Millions of surveillance cameras could become AI security guards, ACLU warns - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
ACLU wants lawmakers to start dealing with an increase in AI-powered surveillance. more
Wolfenstein: Youngblood may let you upgrade weapons with microtransactions  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Let's hope they're not like Far Cry New Dawn. What you need to know Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a first-person shooter which should launch in July. The game takes place many... more
Better hurricane forecasts and spotting salts on Jupiter’s moon Europa  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
We’ve all seen images or animations of hurricanes that color code the wind speeds inside the whirling mass—but it turns out we can do a better job measuring... more
Palmer Luckey’s defense firm is partnering with the UK’s Royal Marines  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The UK’s Royal Navy is partnering with Palmer Luckey’s defense technology firm Anduril Industries... more
Wolfenstein: Youngblood lets you upgrade weapons through microtransactions  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Let's hope they're not like Far Cry New Dawn. What you need to know Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a first-person shooter which should launch in July. The game takes place many years after... more
Top AI Researchers Race to Detect 'Deepfake' Videos: 'We Are Outgunned'  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Top artificial-intelligence researchers across the US are racing to defuse an extraordinary political weapon: computer-generated fake videos. more
As payment and surveillance technologies collide, free speech could be a victim  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Anyone who has traveled to Hong Kong knows how ubiquitous the Octopus Card is. Distributed by a company which is majority owned by the... more
COMSAT Takes Flight with FlexAir: A Conversation with Ed Slater  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
Intelsat General launched FlexAir, a new managed service offering that provides high, performing, resilient broadband service... more
The Latest: Rwanda tightens border surveillance for Ebola  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The Latest: Rwanda tightens border surveillance for Ebola after outbreak spreads from Congo more
DJI's new $500 RC robot features a camera, 31 sensors and a mini cannon - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The DJI RoboMaster S1 is an advanced robot rover to help students to learn programming. more
Israel upgrades its air-raid warning system  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Israeli military overhauls air-raid warning system to minimize disruptions to general population more
China surveillance fears drive protesters analogue  Sky News · 2 weeks
The Chinese government's surveillance apparatus is driving protesters away from digital technologies while police activity ramps up in Hong Kong. more
SpaceX Targets Late June for Falcon Heavy Launch  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will take to the skies for the third time to launch the US Department of Defense's Space Test Program-2 (STP-2) mission in late June. more
Hawks' pursuit of prey has implications for capturing rogue drones  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Hawks steer their pursuit of evasive prey using a feedback system that differs fundamentally from the missile-like interception system of falcons, according to a new study. This mixed... more
Liberty’s challenge to UK state surveillance powers reveals shocking failures  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
A legal challenge to the UK’s controversial mass surveillance regime has revealed shocking failures by the main state intelligence agency, which has broad powers to hack computers and... more
Hawks' pursuit of prey has implications for capturing rogue drones  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Previous research has shown that falcons intercept prey using the same guidance law as homing missiles, called proportional navigation. This guidance law is optimal against smoothly-manoeuvring aerial targets,... more
Twin NASA satellites to study signal disruption from space  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
NASA's twin E-TBEx CubeSats—short for Enhanced Tandem Beacon Experiment—are scheduled to launch in June 2019 aboard the Department of Defense's Space Test Program-2 launch. The launch includes a total of... more
Final E5000 review: delicate bass cannons  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Sink into the warm, bassy embrace of these delightful earphones Continue reading… more
MI5 'unlawfully' handled surveillance data  Sky News · 2 weeks
MI5 may have broken the law by holding large volumes of citizens' private data without proper protections, according to documents released today in the High Court. more
New study suggests bacteria-loaded mosquitoes may halt spread of Dengue fever  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Dengue fever stopped spreading in an Australian city, called Townsville, after an army of mosquitoes infected with the Wolbachia bacterium was released on it. more
Final Fantasy VIII is finally getting a remaster  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
A remastered version of Final Fantasy VIII is heading to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Steam later this... more
Apple refreshes Beats Solo3 colors, leaves internals unchanged  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Apple has a new summer collection of Beats Solo3 variants, but you shouldn’t worry about them obviating your existing Solo3... more
The mantis shrimp's perfect shield  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
How do you protect yourself from the perfect striking weapon? You develop the perfect shield. more
House Armed Services markup to bring Space Force closer to reality  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
HASC Chairman Adam Smith: “We have an agreement on an amendment" to create a... more
Cyber of the fittest: Researchers develop first cyber agility framework to measure attacks  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
For more than a year, GozNym, a gang of five Russian cyber criminals, stole login credentials and emptied bank accounts from unaware... more
Virginia city to divest budget funds from fossil fuels  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Officials in Charlottesville, Virginia, have voted to divest the city's operating budget investments from any entity involved in the production of fossil fuels or weapons more
Fallout 76 is getting a massive update with NPCs and battle royale  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The massively multiplayer Fallout 76 is getting a big new update, and it includes non-player characters with their own questlines for players to engage... more
United Technologies and defense contractor Raytheon will officially merge  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
United Technologies aerospace division will officially merge with defense contractor Raytheon to form a new company called Raytheon... more
Apex Legends’ second season will work to fix its first  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Respawn Entertainment heard complaints about the first season of its battle royale game Apex Legends, and... more
‘Chinar Corps’ Twitter Handle Restored Following Suspension  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
After facing massive outburst of Twitteratis following the suspension of Indian Army Chinar Corps' handle on Friday, the social media platform restored the account the same day. more
Somebody's watching you: The surveillance of self-driving cars  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
As self-driving cars develop further, they will play a much larger role in the digital economy as car companies and others harness personalized customer information through geospatial and navigation technologies, according to... more
Stay Mobile with this MrMobile swag!  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Good news for our MrMobile fans! We just cranked out a design of Michael Fisher with his iconic catchphrase and sunglasses, and placed it on some high-quality swag. It's only available until June 28, though, so... more
Depop, a social app targeting millennial and Gen Z shoppers, bags $62M, passes 13M users  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The rising popularity of omni-channel commerce — selling to customers wherever they happen to be spending time online... more
Air Force reports progress in missile defense satellite programs  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
SBIRS-4 has been declared fully operational. Next-gen OPIR has passed several design reviews. SpaceNews.com more
How fish and shrimps could be recruited as underwater spies  BBC · 3 weeks
Animals have long been used for military purposes, but could marine creatures also act as sensors? more
Feds to finally examine 2016 NC poll books for hacking  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
More than two years after 2016 Election Day trouble, federal computer sleuths will do forensic analysis of electronic poll book software from a company targeted by Russian military... more
Snapchat Gets a Battle Royale Game, in the Form of Zynga's Tiny Royale  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
It lets you battle with friends, collect new weapons along the way, and there’s also a new safe zone where you can... more
Why astronomy played a pivotal role in setting D-Day date  CBC · 3 weeks
While D-Day was originally planned for June 5, 1944, but occurred a day later, what often... more
Magnetism discovered in the Earth's mantle  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The huge magnetic field which surrounds the Earth, protecting it from radiation and charged particles from space—and which many animals even use for orientation purposes—is changing constantly, which is why geoscientists keep it constantly under surveillance.... more
Rebellion may unveil Zombie Army 4: Dead War at E3  Windows Central · 3 weeks
It's not Sniper Elite 5. What you need to know Amazon keeps on leaking games before E3 2019. Today, Amazon Spain accidentally posted "Zombie Army 4: Dead War"... more
Porsche 911 GT3 and GT2 RS: A tale of two track-day demons - Roadshow  CNET · 3 weeks
Two of the world's greatest track-focused weapons head out for a day at one of America's most demanding circuits, creating... more
Why the third launch of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket has the highest stakes yet
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The US Air Force has a new weapon called THOR that can take out swarms of drones
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Understanding nuclear weapons and Iran's uranium enrichment program
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Final Fantasy VIII is finally getting a remaster
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Facial recognition smart glasses could make public surveillance discreet and ubiquitous
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Fallout 76 is getting a massive update with NPCs and battle royale
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Snapchat Gets a Battle Royale Game, in the Form of Zynga's Tiny Royale
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Metal foam stops .50 caliber rounds as well as steel – at less than half the weight
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The unique circumstances of people who live in their vehicles
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