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Armed with Science

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Armed with Science: Research and Applications for the Modern Military is a weekly webcast that discusses the importance of science and technology to military operations and the Department of Defense. We interview scientists, administrators, and operators to inform our listeners about cutting-edge scientific research and development sponsored by various defense offices. Tweet questions to @ArmedwScience and get SCIENCED!

On-Demand Episodes

Dr. John Parmentola, the U.S. Army's Director for Research and Laboratory Management, will discuss new areas of science and how the discovery of new knowledge from research in these areas has great potential for developing new... more

U.S. Navy Aerographer’s Mate 1st Class Gary Primo, Ice Analyst at the National Ice Center, will discuss the role of the Naval/National Ice Center in monitoring sea ice for safety of navigation and operations, and to monitor the changing Arctic... more

Michael Jeffries is a hydrographer for the Navy and the Technical Director of the Fleet Survey Team, and he will discuss the techniques and tools of ocean bottom mapping; the use of expeditionary Fleet Survey Teams; and how the data they... more

Geoff Chester will discuss the U.S. Naval Observatory's Master Clock (one of the most precise clocks in the world). Mr. Chester will also discuss the nature of atomic time keeping; why a precise time reference is critical to military... more

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