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05.26.15
The US Air Force hopes to recruit you with a virtual reality game
05.26.15

The US Air Force hopes to recruit you with a virtual reality game

The US Air Force has an interesting dilemma: how do you convey the thrill of flying a fighter jet...

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05.17.15
The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training
05.17.15

The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training

The US is increasingly relying on drones for recon and air support, but you almost wouldn't know i...

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02.18.15
US allows widespread exports of armed drones to its allies
02.18.15

US allows widespread exports of armed drones to its allies

The US has unsurprisingly kept a tight lid on sales of armed drones to prevent the technology from...

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05.17.13
US Air Force is saving huge money with iPads
05.17.13

US Air Force is saving huge money with iPads

The US Air Force has opened up about how the iPad will help it realize over US$50 million in savings...

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04.10.13
US budget has NASA planning to capture an asteroid, USAF reviving DSCOVR (video)
04.10.13

US budget has NASA planning to capture an asteroid, USAF reviving DSCOVR (video)

Many have lamented the seeming decline of the US space program. While we're not expecting an immed...

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12.12.12
USAF relaunches its first X-37B on a slightly less mysterious spaceflight
12.12.12

USAF relaunches its first X-37B on a slightly less mysterious spaceflight

The US Air Force's aims with each X-37B mission continue to be shrouded in secrecy, but we're lear...

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12.06.12
SpaceX lands a pair of plum US Air Force contracts for its Falcon rockets
12.06.12

SpaceX lands a pair of plum US Air Force contracts for its Falcon rockets

SpaceX vehicles have proved themselves thus far to be highly capable cargo-toters for hungry astro...

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10.23.12
Boeing tests microwave missile that knocks out electronics, represents our worst nightmare (video)
10.23.12

Boeing tests microwave missile that knocks out electronics, represents our worst nightmare (video)

Forget bombs or the robopocalypse. In our minds, the most fearsome weapon is the one that disables...

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09.25.12
MIT's real-time indoor mapping system uses Kinect, lasers to aid rescue workers
09.25.12

MIT's real-time indoor mapping system uses Kinect, lasers to aid rescue workers

We've seen the Kinect put to use to help you find your groceries, but the sensor's image processin...

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