The Persistence Of Space Exploration

The Persistence of Space Exploration

Despite the fact that the space shuttle has been retired and NASA’s budgets have been slashed effectively ending its manned space flight program, for the time being, space exploration remains a source of ongoing development and scientific creativity in the U.S., and one that is still both important and exciting. A new Mars rover, called Curiosity,… Read More »

Future Of Navigation: GPS Without Satellites

Future of Navigation: GPS Without Satellites

Ever since satellites were sent into space, the Global Positioning System (GPS) has been on the cards as a method to help us navigate the Earth. Originally developed by the US Department of Defence back in the 1970s, it is now one of the most common accessories worldwide within the military, commercial, and civilian space…. Read More »

Top 5 Greatest Underdog Victories In Military History

Top 5 Greatest Underdog Victories in Military History

Not every military battle comes out the way the numbers say it should. History is full of situations where an under-equipped, outnumbered force turns the tide on a larger and seemingly more effective one. Here are five of the greatest underdog victories in military history:   5. The Battle of Salamis, 480 BC This battle… Read More »