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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...

US Navy's New Toy Is Absurdly Powerful

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech

The US Navy have released footage of an electromagnetic rail gun, a devastating weapon developed in top-secret. Instead of using an explosive prope...

These Robots Are Real, And They're Fighting Fires On US Navy Ships

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Tech

The US Navy is testing a new fleet of humanoid robot fire-fighters in its latest push to introduce more mechanical 'personnel' to the military. The...

Underwater Drone To Search For MH370 As 'Debris' In Indian Ocean Is Mostly Garbage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK

Underwater drones will be joining the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 this week, in the hope they can recover more than rubbish and fis...

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...

America's New Drone Is MASSIVE

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

America has a new drone - and it is MASSIVE. With the same wingspan as a Boeing 757 (39.6 metres), the MQ-4C Triton drone will provide the US Navy ...

LOOK: US Navy Launches Drone From A Submarine

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

The US Navy has successfully launched an unmanned drone aircraft from a submarine. The unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was deployed from a submerged ...

Add 'Dark Lightning' To Your List Of Terrifying Natural Disasters

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy is to investigate the mysterious - and potentially dangerous - phenomenon of 'dark lightning', which could be exposing air passengers to p...

Unmanned Aircraft In World's First Aircraft Carrier Launch

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Tech

The world took another step towards unrestricted global drone warfare - or just a few more options for American generals - on Tuesday, following the f...

WATCH: US Navy Destroys Drone With Mega Laser

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy has demonstrated a deadly 'mega laser' which can blow drones out of the sky. And their new toy is apparently so effective it's coming t...

VIDEO: Think YOU Filmed Some Good Stuff On Your GoPro?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy has used a tiny camera like those used by extreme sports athletes to film the inside of an F18 fighter jet. Gizmodo reports that the vi...

'Drone Pilots Are More Effective When Distracted' Reports MIT

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Tech

Military drone operators flying deadly aircraft by remote control would be more effective if they were distracted more often, a study has found. Ye...

US Navy SEALs Punished For Working As Consultants On Video Game

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Tech

One of the elite American soldiers who took part in the raid which located and killed Osama Bin Laden has been reportedly disciplined for working as a...

US Navy Replaces Mine-Hunting Dolphins With Underwater Robots

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Tech

The US Navy is reportedly planning to replace its last military dolphins with robots. In an exclusive interview with BBC Future, the navy said it w...

US Navy Unveils Missile-Equipped Unmanned Sea Drone

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Tech

The US military has unveiled a new fleet of unmanned drones - and this time they're floating, not flying. Drones have been used by militaries aroun...

Cameron U-Turns Over Jump-Jets

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK

David Cameron is set for an embarrassing U-turn over the fighter aircraft for the Royal Navy's new carriers, it was reported today. The Prime Minis...

Is the New Battleship Film a Recruitment Hit?

James Denselow | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
James Denselow

In an ideal world the makers of the latest alien invasion blockbuster want you to watch the film, buy the board game and then join the US Navy.

WATCH: Sailor Returns Home Unexpectedly, Photobombs Grandmother

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.03.2012 | UK Comedy

There are many, many, many 'welcome home!' videos online, where members of the armed forces return from their time abroad to surprise their loving fam...

Iran Warns US To Keep Navy Out Of Persian Gulf

Posted 03.01.2012 | UK

Iran has warned the United States not to return an aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf after Tehran conducted 10 days of military exercises conducted...

WATCH: US Naval Officers Share The First Gay Dockside Kiss

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK

Marissa Gaeta and Citlalic Snell have become the first same sex couple from the US Navy to share a lesbian kiss. The traditional dockside embrace w...

British Forces Storm Hijacked Ship Off Somali Coast

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK

British and US forces have stormed an Italian merchant ship hijacked by Somali pirates, rescuing the crew. The Ministry of Defence (MoD) in London ...