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Climate and environmental change are emerging as national security threats that weigh heavily in the Pentagon’s new strategy, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta told an environmental group. “The area of climate change has a dramatic impact on national security,” Panetta …
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Marine Corps Cpl. Garrett Carnes was on a clearing mission in Afghanistan‘s southern Helmand province in February when he stepped on a pressure plate that exploded and cost him both legs. Two months later, the former squad leader was fitted …
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From the U.S. Army The U.S. Army unveils a hybrid vehicle at the Chicago Auto Show.  This vehicle demonstrates the kind of hybrid technology that the Army is working on utilizing now and in the future.  Fuel efficiency and hybrid technology coming to …
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Commentary by Tech. Sgt. Jeremy Larlee 438th Air Expeditionary Wing Public Affairs KABUL, Afghanistan  - I did something pretty remarkable the other day. I attended my daughter’s parent-teacher conference. Normally an activity like that is an ordinary occurrence. What made it …
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By Marine Corps Cpl. Bruno J. Bego, 2nd Marine Logistics Group From www.defense.gov CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. – Service members and their families often miss important moments in each other’s lives during deployments, but technology such as video chat makes it possible …
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