Aug. 10, 2017
SITREP: Sailors Turn Military Work Into Certificates, Marines Sharpen IED Skills & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Thursday, August 10, 2017.
Aug. 9, 2017
Armed With Science: NASA, DoD Partner to Test Orion Exit Procedures
Using the waters off the coast of Galveston, Texas, a NASA and Defense Department team recently tested Orion exit procedures in a variety of scenarios.
Military-Connected Students Interview Top Military Officials
Military-connected students and cub reporters interviewed military leaders at the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) 19th Annual National Training Seminar in Washington, D.C.
Aug. 8, 2017
SITREP: Marines Identify the Fallen, Soldiers Sharpen Driving Skills & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here’s your SITREP for Tuesday, August 8, 2017.
Aug. 7, 2017
Armed with Science: Bug Out: Air Force designs flying systems with the help of insects
Nature has inspired scientific and engineering innovations for hundreds of years. For scientists at the Air Force Research Laboratory, it is the hairs on bats and crickets that inspired the creation of artificial hair sensors, destined to change the course of agile flight.
Only Coast Guard Medal of Honor Recipient Saved 500 Marines
The only member of the Coast Guard to receive the Medal of Honor saved 500 Marines during World War II.
Aug. 4, 2017
Joint Civilian Orientation Conference: An Inside Look at Our Military's People
Have you ever wished you could get a real inside look at what life is like for the men and women serving in our military? Well, for the lucky group of Americans who are attending the Secretary of Defense's Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, that wish is going to become a reality.
Aug. 3, 2017
SITREP: The Search for the Fallen Continues, Army Tests New Gear & More
From the military services and around the DoD, here's your SITREP for Thursday, August 3, 2017.
Armed With Science: Air Force Works to Bring Power to Remote Military Sites
The Air Force turns to the wind and sun to power remote locations.
Aug. 2, 2017
It's Always Sunny In Alaska (Sometimes): What's It Like To Be Stationed There?
So, you just found out you're PCSing to Alaska. Whether you're excited or not, here's some good advice from service members stationed there.