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2014-04-17 23:02:09

New $42-million hangar will improve the U.S. Army RDECOM CERDEC's ability to research, develop, engineer, test and evaluate communications-electronics systems for Army aviation vehicles. JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, NJ (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Congressional representatives from New Jersey, U.S. Army senior executive service members and other military officials gathered at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst for a ceremonial groundbreaking at the site of a future Army research and...

Soldiers Replaced By Robots
2014-01-22 15:23:25

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Army is considering cutting down a brigade by 25 percent and replacing those soldiers with robots. General Robert Cone, head of the US Army's Training and Doctrine Command, spoke at the Army Aviation Symposium last week about how the Army is considering cutting the size of a brigade from 4,000 to 3,000 solders. Part of this cut is due to financial restraints, but it is also an attempt to move into a new age in which robots help...

2013-06-14 23:14:51

The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command's communications-electronics center, or CERDEC, hosted a demonstration of the tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cell 10 kW power unit. It exhibits high efficiency, a low acoustic signature, a low visible signature and weighs approximately 960 pounds dry with a volume of 38 cubic feet. Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command's communications-electronics center Command,...

2010-12-01 00:41:02

TARDEC Technologies Earn Two Army Greatest Invention Awards The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) has been awarded two of the ten 2009 Army Greatest Invention (AGI) Awards. The Awards "“ selected by active duty Soldiers based on their impact on the Army's capabilities, their inventiveness and their potential benefits outside the Army "“ were announced during a luncheon yesterday at the 27th Army Science Conference. Orlando, FL (Vocus)...

2010-11-17 00:01:11

Hail to the Victors! Team Michigan Wins Inaugural Worldwide Robotics Competition in Australia With a squad of 14 robots that worked together autonomously in a complicated mapping exercise, the University of Michigan's "Team Michigan" has won the inaugural Multi Autonomous Ground-robotic International Challenge (MAGIC 2010) in Australia. Brisbane, Queensland (Vocus) November 16, 2010 With a squad of 14 robots that worked together autonomously in a complicated mapping exercise, the...

2010-10-28 00:00:44

MAGIC 2010 competition sponsored by United States, Australian Defense Departments; Five teams from three countries to battle in inaugural showdown U.S. Army Detroit Arsenal, Warren, MI (Vocus) October 27, 2010 Robots are in transit, teams are prepping to travel and Australian hosts are making final arrangements as the inaugural Multi Autonomous Ground-robotic International Challenge (MAGIC 2010) gets ready to rumble at the Royal Showground in Adelaide, South Australia, Nov. 7-12. Teams from...

2010-09-07 14:37:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) recently celebrated the graduation of its second group of summer interns who participated in a program aimed at providing undergraduate students with the opportunity to work with top scientists and engineers on challenging research projects in support of the nation's defense. ECBC partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute of Science and Education (ORISE) and the U.S. Army Research...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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