Friday, March 5

Space Force

Everything We Know About The US Air Force's Secret Space Plane – The X-37B
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Everything We Know About The US Air Force's Secret Space Plane – The X-37B

Everything We Know About The US Air Force's Secret Space Plane - The X-37B For the last 10 years the US Air Force has been flying a small reusable space plane designated the X-37B, carrying out classified missions in low Earth orbit. This of course makes it something of a magnet for crazy conspiracy theories suggesting it's a weapons platform or it's changing the weather. However it was always pitched as a reusable platform to perform extended experiments in space starting back when it was a joint project with NASA. But NASA left the project after developing new flight control sensors and algorithms, because the purpose of the final product largely replicated capabilities already offered by the Space Station. The DoD had similar testing requirements with the ...
Donald Trump launches ‘Space Force’ a $738 bn defence bill to boost US military superiority in space
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Donald Trump launches ‘Space Force’ a $738 bn defence bill to boost US military superiority in space

Donald Trump launches ‘Space Force’ a $738 bn defence bill to boost US military superiority in space President Donald Trump has officially funded a Pentagon force focused on warfare in space - the US Space Force. The new military service, the first in more than 70 years, falls under the US Air Force. At an army base near Washington, Mr Trump described space as "the world's newest war-fighting domain". "Amid grave threats to our national security, American superiority in space is absolutely vital," he said. "We're leading, but we're not leading by enough, but very shortly we'll be leading by a lot." Read more What is Donald Trump’s ‘Space Force’, would it be possible and will there be another US moon landing?: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6572236/donald-trump-...
US Space Command Launched at White House Ceremony
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US Space Command Launched at White House Ceremony

US Space Command Launched at White House Ceremony The United States Space Command officially launched Thursday at a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden. The military hopes the new command will improve the defense of U.S. interests in outer space, and the administration hopes it also will lead to the creation of a new Space Force. VOA Pentagon correspondent Carla Babb has the details. Originally published at - https://morigin.voanews.eu/a/us-space-command-launched-at-white-house-ceremony/5062914.html
U.S. Army Incorporates Pilates into Fitness Routine
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U.S. Army Incorporates Pilates into Fitness Routine

In fact, the number one reason that the US Army rejects candidates is due to their excessive weight. Unfit recruits have become a huge issue for the Army. Many are failing their fitness tests. Some are even getting injured during basic training because they are unprepared for any strenuous activity. As a result, the Army has unveiled a plan to change their fitness routines. They are now going to incorporate yoga and Pilates into their fitness regime. The hope is that the new plan will help get recruits into shape. Instead of relying solely on intense physical training, Pilates and yoga will help develop core strength. It is also supposed to reduce the number of injuries that unfit recruits get. The program incorpor...