Defense & Military

Officials Crashed a Jet into Nuclear Reactor Facility to Test its Walls

Officials Crashed a Jet into Nuclear Reactor Facility to Test its Walls

In 1988 the US government wanted to know just how strong reinforced concrete is, the very same stuff used in construction...

Going Rogue: The Science Behind the Star Wars Death Star

Going Rogue: The Science Behind the Star Wars Death Star

The first installment of the Star Wars anthology series release, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, gets one wondering if George Lucas had any...

Ukrainian military looks to use Microsoft HoloLens for tanks

Ukrainian military looks to use Microsoft HoloLens for tanks

A military development team in Ukraine created an omnidirectional review system using Microsoft HoloLens technology. The helmet would be used...

The Terrifying Power of Nuclear Weaponry

The Terrifying Power of Nuclear Weaponry

Throughout history, the idea of nuclear weapons have scared many. When you realize the scale of modern versions, nuclear warheads...

US Soldiers Could Soon Be Riding Hoverbikes Into Battle

US Soldiers Could Soon Be Riding Hoverbikes Into Battle

Top US Army leaders are investigating the potential of a hoverbike design for use on the modern battlefield. Called the...

High School Student Invented a Smart Gun Only Fire with the Right Fingerprint

High School Student Invented a Smart Gun Only Fire with the Right Fingerprint

Kai Kloepfer was a sophomore in high school when he made a fingerprint-enabled smart gun for his science fair project. His invention is aimed...

YouTubers Create Impressively Dangerous Functioning Railgun

YouTubers Create Impressively Dangerous Functioning Railgun

As engineers, we inherently have the knowledge to create dangerous things. While these dangerous things should never be used to harm other people, sometimes...

Israel Announced Unmanned Combat Vehicle

Israel Announced Unmanned Combat Vehicle

Israel Aerospace industries (IAI) recently unveiled their unnamed armed combat vehicle. The RoBattle is a rugged vehicle designed to be implemented in modern combat...

Architect Designs Kevlar Bulletproof Scarf Head Covering

Architect Designs Kevlar Bulletproof Scarf Head Covering

We live in an increasingly dangerous world, which means that many are taking personal measures to protect themselves from attacks....

Mine Hunting Drone Clears Minefields Fast and Effectively

Mine Hunting Drone Clears Minefields Fast and Effectively

“There are 100 million land mines worldwide. Every day, 10 innocent civilians are killed or maimed by these explosives” 10...