Syria

torrent

Why This Guy Uploaded 134 Gigabytes of Syrian Civil War Footage

Jakub Janovský wants people to have the data about the conflict so they can decide for themselves.
Matthew Gault
5.23.18
Syria

UNICEF Is Asking Gamers to Mine Cryptocurrency for Syrian Children

Graphics cards are good for more than games.
Matthew Gault
2.6.18
Unfriendly Skies

Human vs. Drone Combat Is the New Normal

US human pilots have shot down two enemy drones this month alone. But according to one expert, one day soon—within the next two decades—the drones will outmatch the best human pilots.
David Axe
6.21.17
trump tech

What the Heck Are These Electronic Devices in Trump's Situation Room?

Nobody seems to know what kind of technology Trump was using during his airstrike on Syria.
Sarah Emerson
4.7.17
armed drones

Europe Is Considering EU-Wide Armed Drone Regulations

With armed drone proliferation from the US and UK, the EU needs a clear and transparent stance on how armed drones are to be deployed.
Ben Sullivan
3.23.17
humans of the year

David Nott Is Risking His Life to Bring Medical Care to Syria’s Warzones

The British surgeon has spent more than two decades working in conflict areas across the world.
Ankita Rao
2.23.17
Death From Above

The Islamic State Conducted Hundreds of Drone Strikes in Less Than a Month

A database of 113 images collated by a military analyst proves the scale of the terror group’s drone effort.
Ben Sullivan
2.21.17
ISIS

How the US Air Force’s Biggest Drones Help Set Up Attacks on ISIS

High above Iraq and Syria, Global Hawks are undoubtedly taking images of potential Islamic State targets and snatching up radio chatter.
Joseph Trevithick
1.23.17
Health

After Escaping War, Syrian Refugees Are Left Facing ‘Silent Killers'

Non-communicable diseases like diabetes are prevalent among some refugee communities.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.4.17
Trump

Obama’s Administration Sold More Weapons Than Any Other Since World War II

Many were sold to the Middle East, especially Saudi Arabia.
Farid Farid
1.3.17
News

European Surveillance Companies Were Eager to Sell Syria Tools of Oppression

Leaked documents and emails show how several companies bid to give Syria powerful telephone and internet surveillance technology.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
12.12.16
war

Syria's River Is Overflowing Now That Its People Have Fled

The environmental impact of war is often overlooked, but always a disaster.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.5.16