UK’s DSTL, Australian Astronomers Collaborate in Deep Space Situational Awareness

Operational and retired satellites orbiting more than 36,000 km above the Earth will be tracked in a collaborative international experiment by scientists from the UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) and amateur astronomers from Australia and the UK. Continue reading “UK’s DSTL, Australian Astronomers Collaborate in Deep Space Situational Awareness”

U.S. Army Develops Cutting-Edge, Durable 3D Printing Technology

U.S. Army scientists are on the brink of pioneering additive-manufacturing technology to help Soldiers quickly swap out broken plastic components with durable 3D printed replacements, according to a press release. Continue reading “U.S. Army Develops Cutting-Edge, Durable 3D Printing Technology”

U.S. Army Researchers Pursue Soldier Protection Technologies

When faced with battlefield threats, American Soldiers depend more than ever on body armor to protect them. To adapt to the evolving dangers of getting shot, the Army created a flagship program dedicated to protection technologies. Continue reading “U.S. Army Researchers Pursue Soldier Protection Technologies”

BAE Systems to Develop Advanced Analytics to Detect Weapons of Mass Destruction Threat Activity

BAE Systems has received funding from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Defense Sciences Office to develop advanced analytics technology that will assist in the detection and deterrence of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) activity, helping to ensure national security. Continue reading “BAE Systems to Develop Advanced Analytics to Detect Weapons of Mass Destruction Threat Activity”

New Technology Recognizes Faces in the Dark, Far Away

For many, normal facial recognition — used in the daylight — has become a facet of everyday life. Whether it’s for identity verification to unlock a smartphone, or trivial social media camera filters — it seems the technology is everywhere. Continue reading “New Technology Recognizes Faces in the Dark, Far Away”

U.S. Army Develops Big Data Approach to Neuroscience

A big data approach to neuroscience promises to significantly improve our understanding of the relationship between brain activity and performance, the U.S. said in a statement. Continue reading “U.S. Army Develops Big Data Approach to Neuroscience”

Leonardo Wins ESA Contract To Build Mini Scientific Lab to Uncover Moon’s Secrets

Leonardo announced today the signing of a €31.5 million contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build PROSPECT, the onboard drill and miniature lab for the Luna-27 lander, a mission by ESA and Roscosmos, with support from the Italian and UK Space Agencies. Continue reading “Leonardo Wins ESA Contract To Build Mini Scientific Lab to Uncover Moon’s Secrets”

Ames Lab’s Testing Device Speeds Up New Refrigeration Technology

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Ames Laboratory is employing a testing device that pairs materials science with engineering systems development. Continue reading “Ames Lab’s Testing Device Speeds Up New Refrigeration Technology”

Raytheon Has Developed a Prototype System for Managing Satellite Data

The U.S. government’s global satellite network produces a constant flood of data — petabytes and petabytes of it every day. Continue reading “Raytheon Has Developed a Prototype System for Managing Satellite Data”

CONTROP Introduces New Capabilities and Concepts for SUAVs, Drones at Singapore Airshow 2020

CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. – a company specializing in the field of electro-optics and IR defense and homeland security solutions – will showcase the new STAMP payloads for future tactical mission requirements, including the T-STAMP-XD for laser-designation missions, and the STAMP-VMD for wide-area persistent surveillance.  Continue reading “CONTROP Introduces New Capabilities and Concepts for SUAVs, Drones at Singapore Airshow 2020”