Afghanistan – 450 Bases and It’s Not Over Yet

In late De­cem­ber, the lot was just a big blank: a few bur­gundy metal ship­ping con­tain­ers sit­ting in an ex­panse of crushed eggshell-col­ored gravel in­side a ra­zor-wire-topped fence.  The Amer­i­can mil­i­tary in Afghanistan doesn’t want to talk about it, but...

A True Picture Of Afghanistan

Lt. Col. Daniel L. Davis spent most of last year on his second tour of Afghanistan; he was assigned to the Army’s Rapid Equipping Force. While carrying out his duties the Colonel talked to the troops about their situation in the region. He talked to everyone in any...

U.S. Military Self-Guided Bullet

Spots, Steers and Nails Its Target By Katie Drummond | Danger Room | Wired.com The U.S. military has been after self-guided bullets for years. Now, government researchers have finally made it happen: a bullet that can navigate itself a full mile before successfully...