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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. is continuing development of an air-launched and mid-air recoverable drone system for the U.S. military. The project...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.27.2017
11:07am
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The U.S. Air Force's KC-46 tanker modernization program could be facing additional delays, according to a report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office....
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.27.2017
11:02am
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UES Inc. received a $48.7 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to research and develop laser materials. The contract supports the branch's Blue Systems...
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.27.2017
10:58am
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The U.S. Air Force awarded AAR Supply Chain a $909 million contract to support the branch's Landing Gear Performance Based Logistics One program. Under the...
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.27.2017
10:55am
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Researchers at Brandeis University in Massachusetts are inching close to the creation of a new kind of matter -- a self-propelling liquid. Scientists at...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.27.2017
10:52am
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Psychology, as a field of study, endeavors to explain human behavior using scientific principles. Why are we attracted to certain colors or certain patterns?...
by Ellie Martin, Business and Marketing Writer
3.27.2017
10:46am
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In the fast-paced world of SXSW’s software startups and big media events, one of the most thoughtful presentations at this year’s event was a thorough...
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A record breaking brown dwarf, newly discovered by an international team of astronomers, is the most massive and 'purest' yet measured. SDSS J0104+1535 is...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:26am
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Turkey's FNSS reports it is to produce armored amphibious assault vehicles for the Turkish Naval Forces Command under a new government contract. A total of 27...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:24am
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Saab received a Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator at its facility in Sweden, allowing the company to perform new testing with its Gripen fighter....
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:21am
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Thales, in partnership with AMST, has begun work on the construction of a High-G force Training and Test Capability facility for Britain's Royal Air Force. The...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:16am
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Raytheon received a $17.8 million contract to upgrade radars used on F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft operated by the U.S. Navy and the Australian air force. The AN/...
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:07am
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Researchers in Scotland have figured out what happens to laser energy when a beam is fired into plasma. Plasma is the most abundant form of matter in the...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.24.2017
11:02am
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Electronic cigarette fires and explosions are a growing problem, so much so that UL is accepting product submittals for construction evaluation, testing, and...
3.24.2017
10:39am
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Astronauts ventured out on a spacewalk Friday to prep the International Space Station for a new parking spot. NASA's Shane Kimbrough and France's Thomas...
by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer
3.24.2017
9:51am
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OKW unveiled its new EVOTEC designer tabletop plastic enclosures for tough working environments. Applications for the enclosures include measurement and...
by OKW Enclosures
3.23.2017
2:59pm
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New research shows small, fledgling stars can thwart nearby planet formation, too. Scientists knew the emissions of large stars can burn-off and evaporate the...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.23.2017
11:21am
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ST Engineering has received a contract from Singapore's defense ministry to produce and supply its Next Generation Armored Fighting Vehicle. Singapore is...
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.23.2017
11:18am
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Thales Group supplied the Malaysian air force with a new FNPT II Flight and Navigation Procedures Trainer, marking the product's first delivery in the market....
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.23.2017
11:16am
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Kraken Sonar Systems' underwater robotics program is receiving funding from the Canadian government's research organization. The monetary support is in the...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.23.2017
11:02am
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Anyone who has poured a glass of wine from a bottle has experienced the vexing drip that follows. The annoyance inspired biophysicist Daniel Perlman to seek...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.23.2017
10:57am
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Action is needed to monitor and control the emerging Internet of Toys, concludes a new report by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC). Privacy...
by European Commission Joint Research Centre
3.23.2017
10:45am
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Nanomachines are already useful for delivering medication and serving as computer memories at the nanometer scale. But thanks to advance 3D printing techniques...
3.23.2017
10:24am
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Scientists in Germany flipped the switch Thursday on what's being described as "the world's largest artificial sun" and which they hope will help shed light on...
by Frank Jordans, Associated Press
3.23.2017
8:58am
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Elbit Systems Ltd has been awarded a five-year Israeli Ministry of Defense contract for the supply of advanced radio systems. Hundreds of radio systems will be...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.22.2017
3:27pm
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The U.S. Air Force issued an invitation this week to industry to participate in a capability assessment of light attack aircraft. The live-fly experiment, part...
by Richard Tomkins, United Press International
3.22.2017
3:25pm
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The U.S. Army is seeking lighter armored vehicle concepts to better prepare for fighting in future battlefields, the service announced. Lighter combat vehicles...
by Ryan Maass, United Press International
3.22.2017
3:23pm
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Following GPS or satnav instructions turns off part of the brain normally used for navigation, according to a new study. Researchers at University College...
by Brooks Hays, United Press International
3.22.2017
3:15pm
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Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a technique that uses light to get two-dimensional (2-D) plastic sheets to curve into three-...
by North Carolina State University
3.22.2017
3:03pm
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Mercury is very toxic and can cause long-term health damage, but removing it from water is challenging. To address this growing problem, University of...
by University of Minnesota
3.22.2017
11:21am
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Extraordinary decontamination efforts are underway in areas affected by the 2011 nuclear accidents in Japan. The creation of total radioactivity maps is...
by Kyoto University
3.22.2017
10:57am
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