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Welcome to the Naval Academy: 'You're too slow!'

July 1 was the day that 1,247 new plebes showed up at the Naval Academy. CNET Road Trip 2010 was on hand to see these young men and women go through a major life-changing experience.

By Jul. 2, 2010

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After contamination, U.S. naval fleet repositions

The U.S. 7th Fleet announces temporary repositioning of its ships and aircraft away from the Fukushima Daichi plant in Japan after 17 Navy helicopter crew members are exposed to low levels of contamination.

By Mar. 14, 2011

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Induction day at the Naval Academy (photos)

Road Trip 2010: Every Naval Academy plebe must first make it past the loud demands of a wall of cadre, intent on breaking them down.

24 Images By Jul. 2, 2010

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U.S. Naval Research: Gamers make better soldiers

U.S. Office of Naval Research finds that gamers have more advanced cognitive functions that make them better soldiers. Games might be used more actively as training tools.

By Jan. 27, 2010

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Unmanned stealth jet could transform naval aviation

Tailless, stealth UAV, could be operating off US Navy carriers by 2020.

By Sep. 11, 2008

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Assassin's Creed: Pirates sets sail in Apple's App Store

The game is available for $4.99 in the App Store for both the iPhone and iPad. However, you need an iPhone 4S or higher if you want to play the handset version.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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How Navy supercomputers help sailors beat an ancient nemesis

At the Fleet Numerical Meteorology & Oceanography Center in Monterey, Calif., the U.S. Navy produces some of the world's best maritime weather forecasts. CNET Road Trip 2012 investigated.

By Jun. 20, 2012

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At 1,000 miles, Road Trip 2010 can't avoid I-95

Road Trip 2010: The first thousand miles has come and gone, and in spite of careful planning, heavy traffic has been a big part of the journey. But also, of course, some terrific destinations.

By Jul. 2, 2010

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Navy sets sail with robotics lab

Laboratory for Autonomous Systems Research has labs for testing robots in different natural environments, including rain forests and deserts.

By Apr. 3, 2012

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Navy stops 'shouting,' ditches all-caps requirement

Hey, U.S. Navy, could you keep it down? You don't have to shout. The Navy gets with the times and drops its requirement to communicate in all-capital letters.

By Jun. 12, 2013