It’s been more than a decade since the Army adopted its first pixelated camo pattern and the blocky digital pattern seemed to signal a new era of futuristic warfare. One problem: It didn’t work. At all.
Great news for the super-rich of the distant future: A joint team from the US Air Force Research Laboratory and the Pentagon's DARPA division are working on the hypersonic air fleet of the future, able to carry equipment around the globe at speeds of up to Mach 5. That's London to New York in an hour. Read More >
This image shows the U.S.. Navy’s Landing Craft Air Cushion 60 vehicle — a special class of hovercraft — arriving at Virginia Beach on May 29th for the 2015 Patriotic Festival. Coolest way to turn up to the beach? [U.S. Navy]
Just look at this photo. On the highest mountain peak in North America, surrounded by stunning snowy scenery and beneath a sun halo, sits a 50-year-old tandem rotor heavy lift helicopter equipped with ski landing gear. Read more >>