Fringe Science, New Discoveries and Developments

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

Retired United States Air Force Colonel Gene Lee, in a flight simulator, takes part in simulated air combat versus artificial intelligence technology developed by a team comprised of industry, US Air Force and University of Cincinnati representatives. Click to enlarge

The US Air Force’s and Navy’s New ‘Top Gun’ is an AI

Veteran fighter pilots hail ‘aggressive and dynamic’ software after losing to it repeatedly in simulated dogfights

Russia Defense Report: PAK-FA Nearing Service Entry

Russia’s fifth-generation multi-role fighter due to enter service in little more than a year

Watch the futuristic Rolls-Royce ‘roboship’ that will be sailing the seas by 2020 – without a crew

Vessel would be controlled by one man in a remote onshore operations centre

US Navy trains its sights on electromagnetic cannon that could change face of ground warfare

Railgun represents a paradigm shift in ballistic weapons technology

Russia’s MiG-35 Fulcrum-F: Ready for Battle against America’s F-22 or F-35?

Russia’s answer to the F-22 and F-35 set for final tests next year

World’s Fastest Supercomputer: China Surpasses US With Homegrown Chips

In 2001, China had no presence on the list of the top 500 supercomputers in the world. Today it tops the list with the world’s fastest supercomputer

UFO escorted by Jet Fighters over US military base in TURKEY June 2016

UFO escorted by Jet Fighters over US military base in TURKEY June 2016

Probably not a UFO but more likely an advanced aircraft that is being kept secret. In much the same way as the F-117 was operational for years but kept secret

Mi-35M Best Combat Helicopter

Mi-35M Best Combat Helicopter

Profile of Russia’s multi-role Mi-35M combat helicopter, an updated version of the Mi-24

Reusable International Space Station rocket could be used to build first permanent human settlement on Moon

Russian company announces plans to build a “human village” on the moon — possibly as early as 2029

Artists conception of a PLA anti-ship ballistic missile attack-on-three-USN-CVNs-operating-in-ridiculously-close-proximity

China’s missile swarms vs. America’s lasers, drones and railguns: Who wins?

U.S. Navy ships may not survive if they come under attack by sufficiently large numbers of missiles of the kind now fielded by China. Robert Beckhusen explains

Lockheed F-35 Production Delayed Until at Least 2018

Further delays in the troubled F-35 program mean that joint strike fighter will not be ready for final testing until 2018, at the earliest

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

SHOCKING! United States Navy has NO defence against Russian jets!

Russian jets electronically disable US Navy radars and defence systems leaving ships like ‘ducks in the water’ for Russian missiles

A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft conduct a simulated  attack on the USS Donald Cook in the Baltic in April. Click to enlarge

Russia’s New ECM System Can Shut Down US Military Electronic Systems

More on Russia’s potentially devastating Electronic Countermeasures weapon that can entirely shutdown Western radars and electronic defence systems

A joint US Aussie military research team conducted tests at Woomera South Australia. Click to enlarge

London to New York in 35 minutes: Hypersonic engine test brings high-speed air travel a step closer to reality

Successful tests by joint U.S.-Australian military research team could result in aerospace revolution

US Navy poised to take ownership of its largest destroyer, the futuristic and stealthy Zumwalt

US Navy poised to take ownership of its largest destroyer, the futuristic and stealthy Zumwalt

Sailors’ personal effects are being moved aboard as the crew prepares to take charge of America’s most advanced warship

A Russian Yars RS-24 intercontinental ballistic missile system rolls through Red Square at night in preparation for a May Day parade

US Worried That Military Advantage Over Russia, China Getting Ever Smaller

The US’s global lead in advanced military technology is shrinking as potential adversaries move to close the gap

A ground-based unified electronic warfare (EW) system

Killer airwaves: Russia starts trial of electromagnetic warfare system

Factory tests underway of components for new electromagnetic air defence system.

Artists impression of the hypersonic Zircon missle. Click to enlarge

Russian Navy to have nigh-unstoppable hypersonic missiles by 2018 – report

Tests of the Zircon missile, which can travel over 6,000km/h, are already underway and it could go into production in 2018

What It’s Really Like To Fly The F-35: A Marine Pilot Speaks

There seems to be light at the end of the tunnel for the troubled F-35, as it starts to overcome a host of teething problems

Top German Scientist Explains Why God Exists

Top German Scientist Explains Why God Exists

God and the new physics: presented with pictures, captions, and an endnote by Lasha Darmooon