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Pony-tailed Warriors?

Cyber Security in the future
Future wars may not be fought with boots on the ground or missile-firing drones. Rather, they may be waged through eyes on the screen and fingers on the keyboard. Rick Adams reports on some challenges of finding and developing cyberwarriors. World War...  Read more

Urban Operations – Bespoke Training

Bespoke Training at Military Operations in Urban Terrain facility at Kahuku Training Area Oct. 1, 2013.(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Matthew Bragg)
LVC simulation is an essential element in providing bespoke training for Marine Corps urban operations. MS&T’s Chuck Weirauch reports. There is a growing trend for the world’s population to reside in large urban environments on or near...  Read more

From Monitors to Mobiles to Wearables

BATMAN 11 wearables
Instructors are being untethered, and visual displays are becoming the new fashion statement. Rick Adams looks at the evolution of visualization, motion refinement, and instructor mobility. When man first drew pictures of animals on the walls of a cave...  Read more

Gaming Ground

Gaming - Oculus Rift
Gaming technologies are improving exponentially; costs are coming down. MS&T’s Chuck Weirauch writes from GameTech with the latest. Attendance at the 2014 GameTech Defense Users Conference in Orlando was down from previous years, primarily due to...  Read more

Matching Training and New Strategies

The US Marine Corps is focused on a more diverse set of amphibious operations for future missions, with implications for the service’s training and education community. Concurrently, the simulation community is providing new products to help the...  Read more

Gearing Up for the Pacific Pivot

As the US turns its attention to the Pacific, the Services language and cultural centers are adjusting programs to reflect changing priorities. MS&T’s Chuck Weirauch writes. There seems to be much debate lately as to when or even if the US foreign...  Read more