Fringe Science, New Discoveries and Developments

Cutting edge research, science that defies conventional parameters and new technologies

Facebook is Working on a Smartphone That Can Read Thoughts

Facebook is Working on a Smartphone That Can Read Thoughts

Giving new meaning to the phrase “surveillance”. So that the authorities will be able to identify even those who harbour dissident thoughts

Russian Su-24 conducts simulated strike on USS Donald Cook. Click to enlarge

Russia claim’s it’s now capable of neutralising US warships with electronic jamming

Is this what happened last year when a Sukhoi Su-24 flew mock strafing runs over a seemingly disabled USS Donald Cook?

Artists impression of the hypersonic Zircon missle.

Russia builds an ‘unstoppable’ 4,600mph cruise missile

The hypersonic Zircon could enter service as early as next year and unless effective counter-measures are found it could render Western aircraft carriers redundant

U.S. Army Readies Next Generation Of Laser Weapons For Testing and Deployment

U.S. Army Readies Next Generation Of Laser Weapons For Testing and Deployment

New laser weapon system can burn through a truck engine in seconds … from more than a mile away. Includes videos

China's J-20 stealth fighter. Click to enlarge

China’s new stealth jet just entered service — and it exposes a huge weakness for the US

China’s J-20 has just entered service — bringing ancient tactics to modern conflict

Bavar 373: Final Operational Tests in May

Bringing to fruition years of work to develop Iran’s own version of the “game-changing” S-300 system

Russia’s new ICBMs can ‘rip apart’ US anti-missile systems – Deputy PM Rogozin

Russia’s new ICBMs can ‘rip apart’ US anti-missile systems – Deputy PM Rogozin

New generation of weapons will soon be joining Russia’s arsenal

A Chinese F-16 fighter. Click to enlarge

Chinese weapons are reaching ‘near-parity’ with the West

Beijing catches up after spending $145billion on defense in 2016 – nearly twice that of South Korea and Japan combined and second only to the US

S-400 capable of intercepting in bound cruise missiles

Russia’s Deadly S-500 Air-Defense System: Ready for War at 660,000 Feet

Dave Majumdar reports that U.S. Defense officials worry that America’s most advanced warplanes may have met their match

Creating Illusions in the Air with 7D Hologram Technology

Creating Illusions in the Air with 7D Hologram Technology

If you didn’t know any better you’d think this was real. Was this how they created the spectacle of planes slamming into the twin towers on 9/11?

NEW MiG-35 fighter jet designed to use laser guns

If it came to a dogfoght between the Mig 35 and the U.S. F-35 we know where we would put our money. In Russian with English subtitles

The US Army ‘Stormtrooper’ hoverbike takes to the air for the first time

Hoverbike that could have come from a Star Wars movie will be used to supply troops in war zones. Includes video

Artist's concept of the laser in operation

UK military is building a Star Wars-style LASER WEAPON

If tests on the prototype are successful the weapon could be deployed on the battelfield by 2025

Trump suggests he would ditch F-35 in favor of alternate plane

President-elect has reportedly “asked Boeing to price-out a comparable F-18 Super Hornet!”

Sukhoi Su34s. Click to enlarge

Forget the J-20, F-22 and F-35, this is a real Super Maneuverable Fighter

Russian fighters show they have the edge over U.S. counterparts in dog fighting ability

Russian Yak-141. Click to enlarge

F-35B: Born in the USSR

The F-35B had its origins in a secret collaboration between Russia’s Yakovlev and US Lockheed Martin. Includes video showing Yak-141’s amazing similarities with F-35

The F-35: expected to become the mainstay of U.S. air power in the decades ahead.

F-35 is a Sitting Duck for Russian SU-27 Flankers

Spelling out why America’s latest warplane will be totally outclassed by Russian rivals

Armata tanks during the 2016 May Day Parade in Red Square, Moscow. Click to enlarge

UK military intelligence issues warning over Russian supertank threat

Leaked internal briefing paper calls the Russian Armata “the most revolutionary step change in tank design in the last half century.”

Russian 5th gen T-50. Invincible Star is born!

Russian 5th gen T-50. Invincible Star is born!

Fantastically agile and manoeuvrable, Russia’s T-50 looks set to outclass any fighter in service. In dogfighting at least, it may mark the beginning of the end for U.S. air superiority

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2016 file photo, the future USS Zumwalt heads down the Kennebec River after leaving Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine, on it's way to be commissioned. The Zumwalt, the most expensive destroyer ever built for the U.S. Navy, suffered an engineering problem in the Panama Canal Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, and had to be towed to port. Third Fleet spokesman Cmdr. Ryan Perry said a vice admiral has directed the ship to remain at ex-Naval Station Rodman in Panama to address the issues. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

The Navy’s $4 Billion Zumwalt Stealth Destroyer Broke Down Again

The U.S. Navy’s biggest, most advanced and most expensive warship broke down again and had to be towed through the Panama Canal Monday