Divertissement Militaire

La gestion mondiale du conflit a migré vers le Complexe Militaro-Divertissement (Militaro-Entertainment Complex), le domaine de la culture, les médias et les industries créatives. Un réseau postindustriel liant armée, médias et divertissement a pris le pouvoir et a créé de nouveaux seigneurs de la guerre et des sorciers de la domination symbolique et du maintien de la paix informationnelle. Basé sur… Lire la suite Divertissement Militaire

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Battlefield-Ready Flying Car

The Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is seeking proposals for a Humvee that can fly over insurgents, conduct night raids or whisk injured soldiers away from the battlefield. Textron, the defense company, says it has the solution—and they have the sketches to prove it. Sure, the concept looks like a model car you might buy… Lire la suite Battlefield-Ready Flying Car

Geliografic studio_Moscow

"All kitsch is academic, and conversely, all that is academic is kitsch." Clement Greenberg. Geliografic studio from Moscow is a crew of professional artists, illustrators and graphic designers, "sharing the same creative views". "Personal skills, experience and communism imagination meet here with the ability to work as a part of a team, thus providing the realization… Lire la suite Geliografic studio_Moscow

HULC™_Exoskeleton

The HULC (Human Universal Load Carrier) is the third generation exoskeleton system from Berkeley Bionics, a completely un-tethered, hydraulic-powered anthropomorphic exoskeleton that provides users with the ability to carry loads of up to 200 lbs for extended periods of time and over all terrains. Its flexible design allows for deep squats, crawls and upper-body lifting.… Lire la suite HULC™_Exoskeleton

The Dubaï Airshow_from orbit

The Dubai Airshow is the largest aerospace event in the Middle East and the fastest-growing airshow in the world. The GeoEye-1 satellite, which tirelessly photographs the world at half-meter resolution from its constant orbit, swung by the Dubai Airport the other day and took this snap of the Dubai Airshow, in progress this week. Click… Lire la suite The Dubaï Airshow_from orbit

MQ-8B_Hunts drug smugglers

The Fire Scout unmanned helicopter got its first job—hunting drug smugglers. MQ-8B became the first unmanned helo to conduct actual operations on a navy ship. The UAV left on an anti-narcotics mission when from a port in Florida on Monday. The USS McInerney (FFG-8) is no stranger to the unmanned aerial vehicle because it hosted… Lire la suite MQ-8B_Hunts drug smugglers

Afghanistan_The Cost of War

One of the factors President Obama must weigh as he decides whether to send more troops to Afghanistan is the cost — not just in lives, but in dollars. With the economy still struggling, questions exist about how much the U.S. can afford to spend in Afghanistan — and for how long. Earlier this week,… Lire la suite Afghanistan_The Cost of War