Category: Military

Coming soon to the US Army: Combat-capable hypersonic and laser weapons

Coming soon to the US Army: Combat-capable hypersonic and laser weapons

Jen Judson | Defense News | Source URL WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army will field a hypersonic weapon and a directed-energy weapon in less than four years, with the Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies Office leading the charge, according to the RCCTO director. The office will deliver a battery of […]

US Military funds mind-reading helmet that may let soldiers TELEPATHICALLY control robots or drones and could even give the gift of sight to the blind

US Military funds mind-reading helmet that may let soldiers TELEPATHICALLY control robots or drones and could even give the gift of sight to the blind

Ian Randall | The Daily Mail | Source URL US military research body DARPA is funding a project to create a mind-reading helmet that could let soldiers fly drones and control robots telepathically. Led by Texas-based researchers, the project will start by trying to read the vision of one person and […]

Microphone in noise-cancelling headsets worn by soldiers will send the location of an enemy sniper to the smartphones of troops in real-time – and it could be ready in just two years

Microphone in noise-cancelling headsets worn by soldiers will send the location of an enemy sniper to the smartphones of troops in real-time – and it could be ready in just two years

Joe Pinkstone | The Daily Mail | Source URL Locations of enemy snipers shooting at troops may soon be revealed instantly on the smartphones of the ambushed troops. Cutting-edge audio technology is being developed to use microphones in the ears of the soldiers to track two notable noises from a […]