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An explosive ordnance disposal soldier from the 20th CBRNE Command trains on Fort Irwin, Calif. In 2014, the 20th CBRNE Command began training with U.S. Army combat units at the National Training Center on Fort Irwin and at the Joint Readiness Training Center on Fort Polk, La. 20th CBRNE Command courtesy photo

Wading into a bomb scene isn’t for the faint of heart, but it’s life for an EOD tech. Learn more about their world, where precision is key and the costs are high.
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During the Secretary of Defense Senior Leader Engagement Program, Air Force Lt. Col. Todd Fleming educated the group with Department of Defense 101.
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Sparks fly as Salas uses the 2,000-degree forge to weld caisson limbers so the platoon is mission-ready. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.

Few people get to tend to the horses that carry fallen soldiers to their final resting places. That’s the work of an Army farrier, who has a tough yet rewarding trade.
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Secretary of Defense Ash Carter heads to Silicon Valley today to drive home a message of how vital technology is to the future of the Department of Defense.
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A U.S. soldier assigned to 1st Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) salutes his fellow soldiers while jumping out of a C-130 Hercules aircraft over a drop zone in Germany, Feb. 24, 2015. U.S. Army photo by Visual Information Specialist Jason Johnston/Released.

There are countless ways to serve your country. Here are 10 pretty awesome careers that you may not have considered.
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