A Certain Magical Index is an anime series adapted from the light novel series of the same title written by Kazuma Kamachi and illustrated by Kiyotaka Haimura . The story adventures of Tōma Kamijō , a high school student with a unique power in his right hand, who resides in a scientifically advanced city, and his interactions with other psychic and magic users after he meets Index , a young nun whose mind has been implanted with the 103,000 magical texts of the Index Librorum Prohibitorum .
For decades, the U.S. military and its private-sector partners have been working toward a technology straight out of science fiction: robotic suits.
One day, troops will strap on bulletproof Iron Man suits and fly into battle, but only after a breakthrough in portable power storage that may not arrive for another decade. In the meantime, exoskeletons do have real military potential today, if only the Pentagon can shed some of its comic-book inspired notions and deploy them where they can do the most good — on ships. That’s according to a new report from the Center for New American Security.
2017 will be an important milestone year for AFRL as it celebrates its establishment via the creation of the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate (AFRL/RX). The Directorate was established in 1917 as the Materials Section of the U.S. Army Signal Corps at McCook Field in Dayton, Ohio. From those early years of plywood and cloth to […]