U.S Military

US Military Base In Japan Rocked By Explosions

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK

Shocking eyewitness footage has emerged of a series of explosions that struck a US military storage building at Sagamihara City in north-central Kanag...

The US Military Now Has A Working Hoverbike

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Tech

British firm Malloy Aeronautics has been contracted by the US military to build a real-life working hoverbike. What's even more impressive is that ...

A Massive US Military Exercise Is Getting People Worried The World Is About To End

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Tech

If you're part of a particular group of conspiracy theorists in the US then the phrase "Jade Helm 15" is going to instil a number of emotions in you, ...

The US Military's Incredible New Aircraft Can Do New York To London In Less Than An Hour

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Tech

You might remember that back in 2013 the US military unveiled a tiny rocket called the X-51 Waverider. Unassuming at first glance, it was in fact the ...

Nothing To See Here, Just Some BOMBPROOF Wallpaper

Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Tech

The U.S. Army have come up with a special type of wallpaper that minimises the impact of exploding buildings. The difference between this potential...

DARPA's Steerable Bullet Just Got A Whole Lot Deadlier

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Tech

DARPAs steerable bullet concept has been in the works for some time now. First demonstrated last year, the Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordnance Round is c...

The Mystery Of The Secret X-37B Spaceplane Has Been Solved

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Tech

When the USAF launched its secretive X-37B spaceship the conspiracy theories went off the charts. With its futuristic design and almost aggressive...

B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Manages To Look Cool Even When It's Refuelling

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Tech

The B-2 stealth bomber is unique for a number of reasons. The first is that its flying-wing design makes it almost entirely invisible to radar. The se...

US Military Experiments With Bomb-Sniffing Elephants

AP | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK

Humans have looked to a variety of animals to help detect explosives. Research in South Africa showing that elephants can identify explosives by sm...

The UK Just Bought The World's Largest Airship

Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Tech

This is the Airlander 10. It's the largest aircraft in the world and the UK now owns it. Built by UK-based company Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV), Airla...

These Are The Biggest Tech Fails Of 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Tech

2014 has been (mostly) a success for the world of technology. New phones were released, watches can now show you your Tweets as well as the time, and ...

The US Just Launched A Rocket Without Telling Anyone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Tech

The United States military launched its largest spy satellite on the Eastern Coast on Friday amidst a media blackout which left Los Angeles residents ...

This Is America's New Laser Death Machine. It Burns Things.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

The American military now has laser powered death cannons, and is showing them off on video. The 30-kilowatt ship-based laser weapon system is in t...

Joint Chiefs Would Recommend Ground Forces Return To Iraq

AP | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK

America's top military leader told Congress on Tuesday that if President Barack Obama's expanded military campaign to destroy Islamic extremists fails...

US Airstrikes Against ISIS - America's Selective Humanitarian Interventionism

Dilly Hussain | Posted 12.10.2014 | UK
Dilly Hussain

The issue I want to raise is why the U.S. has decided to intervene now? Whilst I'm totally against any western military intervention in the Muslim world, one can't help but question the thought process of foreign policy makers in Washington.

A Century of Warfare: Analysing America's War Record Since WWI

Brad Linzy | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Politics
Brad Linzy

As Randolph Bourne said when writing about World War I in 1918, war is the health of the state. As America's power has grown, so has its propensity for war. Regardless of the debates about the justness or morality of war, the numbers have shown peace to be the exception in America while war has been the rule, making this last century since the start of World War I undeniably a century of warfare.

US Planned Weapons System On The Moon To Attack Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

The United States planned to build a weapons system on the Moon to attack the Earth. The plan, known as Project Horizon, was part of a 100-page doc...

This Is What Drone Pilots Really Say When They Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Tech

Flying unmanned aerial military vehicles is supposed to be easy. Like, playing an Xbox video game easy. The reality is somewhat different. Not only...

Pilot Lands Jet With No Wheels On A Boat

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Tech

When US Marine Corps Capt. William Mahoney took off in his AV-H8 Harrier nothing could have prepared him for what he would then immediately have to do...

The US Military Wants To Put This Chip In Traumatised Soldiers' Brains

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Tech

The US Military is working on a tiny brain implant that would be used to help cure soldiers suffering from extreme cases of Post Traumatic Stress Diso...

America Built This Massive Pyramid To 'Track The End Of The World'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Tech

The US Library of Congress has released a dramatic and haunting set of pictures of a giant pyramid it once built to track the end of the world. The...

'Classified Military Jet' Spotted Over Texas

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Tech

Three military bloggers are convinced they have evidence of a top-secret military aircraft flying in the skies above Texas. Steve Douglass and Dean...

Giant Solar Panels In Space Could Power Entire Cities (Or Wars)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Tech

Solar panel satellites, built in space by robots that beam power down to Earth - sound like science-fiction? Well, even the team behind the idea ad...

Obama: 'We're Building Iron Man'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Tech

It's official: America is building Iron Man. Well, kinda. President Obama recently said it - but as we know, in politics that's rarely a guarantee ...

Iraq Pictures Allege To Show US Marines Desecrating Corpses Of Iraqi Insurgents

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Graphic pictures have emerged that allegedly show US marines in Iraq burning the corpses of insurgents. The 41 photographs, which were acquired by...