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“Military Vehicles & Machines”

Jul 18, 2014 10:00 AM ET //
Defense contractor Leidos has begun construction on the Autonomous Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel.
Mar 14, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Erico Guizzo, IEEE Spectrum
HyQ, a four-legged robot, is smarter and more autonomous than ever.
Nov 12, 2013 09:13 AM ET // Nic Halverson
The "Multi-Modal Vehicle Concept" seeks to be an unmanned Special Ops force on land, air and sea. Continue reading →
Aug 21, 2013 09:50 AM ET // Jesse Emspak
Transformer TX has ducted fans that tilt to give this "flying car" maneuverability. Continue reading →
Feb 5, 2013 02:28 PM ET // Jesse Emspak
They may look like toys, but mini-drone helicopters are serious business in Afghanistan. ->
Mar 29, 2012 07:09 PM ET // Alice Truong
"Battlestar Galactica" fans, tell me, after the show ended, did a part of your soul die a little? Did follow-up attempts like "Caprica" fail miserably in living up to Battlestar's legacy? I hear you. In an attempt to bring more meaning into your life, five ambitious high school nerds are working to...
Mar 7, 2012 07:06 PM ET // Eric Rogell
Before there were supersonic fighter jets, with sophisticated electronics and computer guidance systems, our flying aces engaging in combat in single engine prop planes, assisted by little more than their skill and bravery. While those pilots are no longer taking to the skies, you can still see the...
Sep 6, 2012 05:52 PM ET // David DeFranza
In 2009, Usain Bolt stunned the world with an unbelievable world record of 9.58 seconds in the 100 meter dash. During that heat in Berlin, Bolt reached an estimated 27.79 mph--thought to be one of the highest footspeeds ever attained by a human. But humans, it must be pointed out, are slow animals....