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VIDEO: This is Why America’s Virginia-Class Submarines Are So Strong

The United States Navy might defer developing a new next-generation SSN(X) unless such a design holds the potential to provide a revolutionary leap over a modernized variant of the current Virginia-class attack submarine (SSN). While the Virginia-class was developed in the 1990s to be a cheaper alternative to the much …

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VIDEO – TES: Transition Edge Sensor

Jerome Luine, Principal Scientist and Group Lead for Quantum Sensing and Metrology Research at Northrop Grumman, is working on one of the hardest challenges in quantum information science- the ability to create a single photon on demand.

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VIDEO: Spotlight Space – A Weather Forecast Game-Changer

We’re going behind the scenes to spotlight the latest space technology in this edition of Spotlight Space. NOAA’s GOES-R satellite series will improve weather forecasting quality and timeliness generating significant economic benefits to the nation in the areas of climate monitoring, ecosystems management, commerce and transportation. In this episode, we …

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VIDEO: HIMARS is launched aboard USS Anchorage (LPD 23)

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 22, 2017) U.S. Marines assigned to Battery R, 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division launch a rocket from a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during Exercise Dawn Blitz 17, Oct. 22, 2017. Dawn Blitz …

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VIDEO: The Nuclear Triad: Submarines

Ohio-class nuclear submarines are the most survivable leg of the nuclear triad. The other two legs of the triad are bombers and intercontinental ballistic missiles. The triad provides our nation with significant deterrence and decisive response capabilities.

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