Lockheed Martin

Mars Life

The Newest Mars Base Concept Is a Giant Igloo at the Martian North Pole

A team of scientists at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne outline plans for a nine-month surface mission to the Martian North.
Becky Ferreira
9.11.18
War Is Boring

The Navy’s First Carrier-Launched Drone Will Be a Flying Gas Tank

For now.
David Axe
10.12.17
encrypt all the things

The World’s Biggest Military Contractors Don’t Encrypt Their Websites

America’s largest defense contractors still don’t use HTTPS on their main websites.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
10.9.17
Top Fun

This 1997 Flight Sim Let You Fly the F-35 Years Before It Was Ready

I first flew the F-35 as a nine-year-old.
Ben Sullivan
2.1.17
nasa

NASA Is Pushing for Solar Power, But It Can't Get Us Past Jupiter

The newest solar-powered spacecraft, Juno, would probably lose steam beyond the gas giant.
Brad Bergan
8.5.16
Space

Stuff We Launched Into Space This Week: The U.S. Military's MUOS-5 Satellite

MUOS-5 will extend the US Military’s reach even Further into Earth’s polar regions.
Janus Kopfstein
6.25.16
video

The Trillion-Dollar Stealth Jet the Government Can’t Seem to Finish

Looking back at the F-35 Lighting II, the most expensive military project ever.
Louise Matsakis
1.25.16
All Fronts

The US Air Force Watered Down the F-35 Fighter Jet to Avoid Embarrassment

The flying branch is rushing new stealth fighter to into service despite flaws and limited fighting capability.
David Axe
9.14.15
News

Conspiracy Theorists Think Lockheed Martin Blew Up SpaceX's Rocket With a Laser

"I believe ULA directly caused today's Falcon 9 rocket failure. I believe they did this using Lockheed Martin's new anti-rocket laser."
Jason Koebler
7.1.15
security

This Database Gathers the Resumes of 27,000 Intelligence Workers

Maybe don't list secret codewords in your public LinkedIn profile.
Joseph Cox
5.7.15
Features

​Reduce, Reuse, Relaunch: The Most Exciting Plans to Recycle Rockets

Over the past few months, there has been a flurry of announcements from private spacecraft companies about their plans for reusable spacecraft.
JORDAN KEENAN
5.1.15
machines

This Is What Lockheed Martin's Laser Weapon Can Do to a Truck From a Mile Away

Laser weapons might finally be here.
Victoria Turk
3.5.15
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