Smart body armor could gauge brain damage from explosions
Sensors could tell whether or not soliders are likely to face trauma.
US Navy's drone 'swarmboats' show off pack tactics
A squad of unmanned autonomous crafts patrolled and investigated threats to a friendly harbor.
MIT's sensor network tracks your power-hungry appliances
The system monitors each device in your home based on the electricity it drains.
Gene-modified soil bacteria promise eco-friendly computing
The US Navy is creating nanowires from one of the most renewable resources on the planet.
Navy researchers make bulletproof glass out of clay
The US Naval Research Laboratory announced a major breakthrough in materials science on Thursday....
Navy enlists UAVs to uncover atmospheric ducts, protect comms
Turbulence. A minor bother for us, but a huge issue for enlisted seamen. So-called "ducts" in the...
Navy awards weaponized railgun manufacturing contract to BAE Systems
Just over 18 months after making its video debut, the Navy's electromagnetic railgun has a manufac...
Giant robot jellyfish reporting for recon duty, sir (video)
As if there weren't enough real jellyfish around to trigger our thalassophobia, researchers at Vir...
US Navy to fund development of vehicle-mounted, drone-shooting lasers
Lasers, particularly those that set boats ablaze and incinerate incoming missiles, have long been...