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The unfortunate truth of why we’ll never have space marines, according to science or whatever
"We’re not likely to see this being operationally considered, but it is fun to play around with the idea."
The Air Force wants $48 million to drop commandos into battle from orbit
"When you can launch an austere airbase in a space capsule, that’s frickin’ awesome!”
9 fascinating military facts about ‘Starship Troopers’ you may have missed
Critics may have spent last two decades arguing over Paul Verhoeven’s message, but they’ve missed some of the more interesting military components to 'Starship Troopers' — details that might even be news an eagle-eyed film buff
2 reasons you should watch Netflix’s new sci-fi anthology: space Marines and GWOT werewolves
When Netflix's 'Love, Death & Robots' premiered on March 15, it wasn't high on my list of military shows to watch, but it is now.
The shower scene is the most important part of ‘Starship Troopers,’ and not for the obvious reasons
There’s something dark being hinted at amidst all the suds and space soldier stories.
I Have No Idea What’s Happening In The New Trailer For ‘The Predator’ And I’m Totally Fine With That
The first trailer for The Predator is trailer is here, and it looks like the latest installment in the franchise...
Marine Commandant Wants A ‘Star Trek’-Style Holodeck For Wargaming
The Marine Corps Commandant, Gen. Robert Neller, wants a sci-fi-inspired holodeck so he can war where no one has warred...
The Pentagon’s New Super Weapon Is Basically A Weaponized Meteor Strike
In the 1950s, Jerry Pournelle imagined the military equivalent of the extinction of the dinosaurs. Toiling away as a Boeing...
The Most Badass Marines In Science Fiction
Yes, Space Marines. And why not? As more and more ofscience fiction becomes science fact, why wouldn't the Marine Corps...
When It Comes To The Military, SciFi Movies Are Missing The Mark
Everyone likes watching an epic sci-fi battle. But whether it’s Star Trek’s Federation versus the Borg, Battlestar Galactica versus the...