The Expeditionary Meteorology System gives Marines in Afghanistan accurate, real-time weather reports by way of a redesigned system originally used for ocean buoys.
Scientists hope to catch up with the great demand for treatments of battlefield limb injuries.
Four Lockheed Squad Mission Support System jeeps are being sent to Afghanistan in order to test the equipment-hauling capabilities for the troops.
The U.S. Army tries out mortars with a good sense of direction in Afghanistan. Built-in GPS is the secret ingredient in these precision shells.
Pfc. Jose Rivera, posted to Afghanistan, believes he was told by AT&T that for an extra $4.95 a month, he could make international calls to his wife. Now, AT&T says he owes $16,000.
In a Monday briefing, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs says it's "alarming" to find so many "top-secret documents" from the U.S. military in Afghanistan publicly available, thanks to the document-sharing site.
Jim sent us another video of a sticker attached to a resupply drop as well as a handful of awesome photos of his base (now adorned with 404 stickers). Stay safe, Jim, and let us know if you need more stickers or temporary tattoos!
The XM-25 makes use of features like a laser rangefinder and microchip-equipped ammo to take on targets out of reach of small arms fire.
Over the next year, more than 6,600 of the Oshkosh-built mine-resistant vehicles will head to Afghanistan to replace up-armored Humvees.
Army tests new combat pants designed for the rugged mountains of Afghanistan.