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Oct. 13, 2017

Armed With Science: Operation Fresh Water

Despite floating on an ocean of water, sailors at sea need a way to make fresh water for drinking. That's where the Light Weight Purification System comes in.

Oct. 12, 2017

Armed With Science: The Future of Flight: Marines Test Out 3-D Printed Unmanned Aerial Systems

Marines recently tested remote-controlled craft designed to cater to individual missions based on distance, endurance, and carrying capacity needs.

Oct. 12, 2017

SITREP: USS Cole Heroes Remembered, Nellis Spouses Help Heal Las Vegas & More

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Thursday, October 12, 2017.

Oct. 12, 2017

U.S. Central Command: Differentiating Its Major Operations

U.S. Central Command has a lot of major operations going on. Here’s a breakdown of what’s what.

Oct. 10, 2017

Armed With Science: Tech Warrior Participants Experience Life of a Warfighter

Participants in Air Force Research Laboratory's Tech Warrior 2017 exercise experienced life as an airman, to provide them with a better understanding of warfighter needs as they develop the next generation of technologies.

Oct. 10, 2017

SITREP: Marines Test Future of Flight, Army Rolls Out New Tanks & More

From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Tuesday, October 10, 2017.

Oct. 10, 2017

Mattis Isn’t Even ‘Mad’ About His Real Call Sign

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis finally explains his call sign to people. And no — it’s not Mad Dog.

Oct. 5, 2017

SITREP: Air Force Logs 1,500 Hurricane Relief Flights & More

From the military services and around the DoD, here's your SITREP for Thursday, October 5, 2017.

Oct. 4, 2017

Armed With Science: Marines Corps Evaluates Virtual Decision Kit to Supplement Training

The Marine Corps has developed a technology that allows Marines and Sailors to train virtually on or off duty, and test their decision-making skills from the barracks.

Oct. 3, 2017

USNS Comfort: How the Hospital Ship Helps During Disasters

The USNS Comfort deploys to help in times of crisis. Learn a little more about the Navy's elite hospital ship.