June 8, 2018
Cybercom, NSA Senior Enlisted Leader Discusses Technology, Challenges
FORT MEADE, Md. —
Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sgt. Scott H. Stalker is a trailblazer as the senior enlisted leader of U.S. Cyber Command, the nation’s first new combatant command since 2007.
June 7, 2018
Army Researchers Developing High-Performance, Lightweight Helmet
Army researchers in Massachusetts are developing technology that may soon yield a lightweight combat helmet that provides more protection than anything ever fielded.
June 1, 2018
New Rebreather Helps Navy Divers Under the Waves
ARLINGTON, Va. —
At the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Florida, a new mixed gas rebreather prototype is being tested as oxygen-helium is filtered through a carbon dioxide scrubber, which removes carbon dioxide and recycles the breathable gasses back to the diver, resulting in very little waste of costly helium.
May 21, 2018
Maryland Guard, Estonian Service Members Conduct Cyber Exercise
TARTU, Estonia —
Maryland National Guard cyberwarriors are supporting their Estonian counterparts during Exercise Hedgehog 2018, also known locally and by NATO as Exercise Siil 2018.
May 17, 2018
Cyber Mission Force Achieves Full Operational Capability
FORT MEADE, Md. —
All 133 of U.S. Cyber Command’s cyber mission force teams have achieved full operational capability, Cybercom officials announced.
New Surgical Technique Saves Airmen’s Eyesight, Careers
U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. —
For patients with the progressive eye diseases keratoconus and corneal ectasia, the odds of their careers ending prematurely changed dramatically recently, when an innovative laser surgery called collagen crosslinking was performed.
May 15, 2018
Kessel Run Lab Hits Hyperdrive
Thirty active duty airmen, Air Force civilians and contractors gathered in a shared workspace for the opening of the Kessel Run Experimentation Lab, where they will build the next generation of combat software.
May 9, 2018
Air Force, National Science Foundation Boost Cooperation for National Security
The Air Force and the National Science Foundation are beginning a strategic partnership allowing the two institutions to work together on research and development in support of national security.
May 4, 2018
Cybercom Now a Combatant Command, Nakasone Replaces Rogers
U.S. Cyber Command became the nation’s 10th unified combatant command during a ceremony at Fort Meade, Md., where Army Gen. Paul M. Nakasone also replaced Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers as commander, and as director of the National Security Agency and Central Security Service.
Near-Peer Adversaries Work to Surpass U.S. In Technology, Official Says
SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass. —
The world has changed dramatically as technology capabilities have gone global, and China and Russia are advancing in the realm at an alarming rate, a Defense Department official said at the first DoD human capital symposium.