Drones offer the capabilities of a regular military aircraft without risk to the people controlling them – but they often aren’t simple trade-offs between effectiveness and safety. To learn more, we speak to an expert in the field.
If there’s a single constant to be found across thousands of years of human history, it’s that we really, really like fighting each other. The only thing that’s changed as we evolved into higher beings is that we’ve come up with better and better ways of fighting each other.
We often use old sci-fi movies as reference points for our own hopes and fears about our present reality, and given the humanitarian crisis in Syria, it seems our most popular point of reference is the 2006 film Children of Men.
No country likes flexing its numbers in intimidatingly perfect choreographed coordination more than China. So to celebrate the 70th anniversary of WWII ending in Asia, China held a striking military parade to show off their military might. Eyes front! March on >>