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This robot can take the weight off soldiers' shoulders

Lockheed's Squad Mission Support System is a rolling robot that could carry much of the load soldiers and Marines take into the field. Will the Pentagon authorize it?

By Jun. 24, 2014

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How robots can help soldiers haul their heavy gear (pictures)

Lockheed's Squad Mission Support System is a prototype designed to assist combat units by autonomously hauling their gear. That's useful since the average soldier carries 130 pounds of gear.

12 Images By Jun. 24, 2014

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Hero combat dog skydives with the soldier she saved

Layka, who lost a leg saving soldiers from an attacker in Afghanistan, skydives with her handler to test a new parachute harness for US combat dogs serving abroad.

By Jun. 12, 2014

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Today's Army soldier gear (pictures)

Updated for 2014, the modern soldier carries a range of state-of-the-art communications gear, personal protection, and powerful weapons into combat.

10 Images By Jun. 6, 2014

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A soldier's gear on D-Day (pictures)

A look at the cutting-edge gear a soldier would likely be carrying storming the beach at Normandy in 1944.

19 Images By Jun. 6, 2014

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Fallen soldier remembered with 3D-printed tribute

After being shot last August, Liam Nevins' bloody sleeve was cut off, becoming a keepsake. When he was killed a month later, his mother sought a memory -- a 3D print of the "Sleeve of Destiny."

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Samsung software efforts to enlist South Korean soldiers

Samsung has looked towards the military to provide the firm's next generation of software engineers.

By Jan. 13, 2014

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YouTube suffers brief outage, humanity manages to soldier on

Many users met with internal error message for a service that usually holds up quite well.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' debuts first trailer

Chris Evans returns as Steve Rogers/Captain America, teaming up with Black Widow to take on a powerful new enemy in Washington.

By Oct. 24, 2013

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Do soldiers get too attached to battlefield robots?

A University of Washington researcher finds that soldiers develop emotional bonds with robots deployed in place of humans -- and that may affect their battlefield performance.

By Sep. 19, 2013