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Veterans Day gains new significance on college campuses

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Veterans Day | Even before World War II ended, Congress passed the Serviceman’s Readjustment Act of 1944 which became popularly known as the G.I. Bill. Under the act,

Why we don’t have online voting (and won’t for a long while)

By Michael Cochrane
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Elections | Society deems the voting process so important that it must be 100 percent reliable. We may tolerate failures with our cars and computers, but not our…

U.S. Army on the front lines of Ebola vaccine development

By Michael Cochrane
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Ebola Virus | Infectious diseases are among the many enemies the U.S. Army has contended with over the years, and its experience in fighting them is being brought to bear…

Nuclear option

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | Revolutionary fusion power moves closer to reality

Hunt for mystery sub in Sweden evokes Cold War tensions

By Michael Cochrane
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International | It wasn’t exactly The Hunt for Red October , but the week-long search for a mysterious submersible in Swedish waters brought back 30-year old memories of…

War against ISIS finally gets a name

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | After weeks of air attacks by U.S. forces in Iraq and Syria, the high profile fight against Islamic State militants finally has a name: Operation Inherent…

With new technology, Navy drones can swarm an enemy ship like sharks

By Michael Cochrane
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Defense | Fourteen years ago this week, the USS Cole , a U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer refueling in Yemen, was attacked by suicide bombers who sidled up to the ship…

Far from battle, drone pilots still feel stress of war

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | Drone operators can track enemy targets for weeks, analyzing the carnage unleashed by their missile strikes for hours afterward during long shifts. Then they…

Cardless charge

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | Will Apple Pay change the face of e-commerce?

India celebrates successful Mars mission

By Michael Cochrane
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Space | India is basking in the world’s praise and congratulations after successfully placing an unmanned space probe in orbit around Mars earlier this week. 

Online ammo stores sued by parents of Aurora shooting victim

By Michael Cochrane
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Gun Rights | The websites that supplied Aurora, Colo. shooter James Holmes with ammunition, body armor, and tear gas were named as defendants in a lawsuit filed Tuesday by…

The need for speed

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | Governments and industry are racing to go hypersonic

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