We’re closer to making a Star Trek style ‘holodeck’ than you think

“Star Trek: The Next Generation” has long been established as among scientists and inventors alike as one of the most influential television series. The original Star Trek series predicted flip-phones, and, much like its predecessor, TNG predicted tablet and voice interface computers, hyposprays, and a long list of other once seemingly impossible inventions that have […]

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The Pic of the Day: Meet Thor, Navy SEAL K-9 and all around badass

Thor, right, one of retired Navy SEAL Trevor Maroshek’s canine-partners, sits next to a bronze statue honoring military working dogs and their handlers in Veterans Park. Thor is one of Chopper’s offspring. Chopper is credited with saving American forces from improvised explosive devices (IEDs) while deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan with Maroshek. This article was […]

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Air Force Special Tactics Chief awarded Silver Star for raining hell on the enemy in Afghanistan

An Air Force Special Tactics combat controller that “delivered thousands of pounds of munition” during a close-range 2007 firefight in Afghanistan was awarded the Silver Star on Friday. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Chris Grove, 720th Special Tactics Group superintendent, was presented with the Silver Star on Friday for valorous actions during a “disastrous” enemy […]

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