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01.10.17
DoD shows off its first successful micro-drone swarm launch
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DoD shows off its first successful micro-drone swarm launch

The tiny, low-cost UAVs work as a team to collect intelligence at low altitudes.

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01.09.17
US Army wants bullets that turn into plants over time
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US Army wants bullets that turn into plants over time

Projectiles and casings can take "hundreds of years" to break down.

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08.28.16
US military worries it will lose the AI war
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US military worries it will lose the AI war

A Defense Department science board urges 'immediate action' to catch up on AI warfare.

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06.13.16
US pours $160 million into making tissues and artificial organs
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US pours $160 million into making tissues and artificial organs

The public-private investment will help with manufacturing and repairing tissues.

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05.27.16
The government spends billions maintaining archaic IT systems
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The government spends billions maintaining archaic IT systems

Some of the tech dates back over 50 years and there's no indication of it being replaced anytime soon.

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04.06.16
The military is taking cyber warfare a lot more seriously
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The military is taking cyber warfare a lot more seriously

It starts with making sure Cyber Command has a better seat at the Department of Defense's table.

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