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2.22.18

The Military Wants Genetically-Modified Sea Creatures to Snitch on Enemy Ships

Critics of the militarization of marine life say the problem with a new DARPA program is moral, not practical.

12.16.16

A Chinese Warship Stole an Unmanned American Drone in the South China Sea

The unmanned, underwater vehicle was reportedly measuring oceanic activity in the region when a small crew from the Chinese warship swooped in and stole it in front of the US crew.

11.21.16

Why Trump's Plan for a 350-Ship Navy Doesn't Hold Water

His call for the biggest build-up of the US Navy in 30 years would cost hundreds of billions of dollars at a time when he's vowed to also cut taxes.

11.16.16

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama warns against "crude" nationalism across the world, an advisor claims the Trump team is considering a Muslim registry, "post-truth" is chosen as word of the year by Oxford, and more.

2.11.16

Drones Will Forever Change How Pirates Operate on the High Seas

“For the first time, non-state adversaries would have an air force.”

6.27.15

This Street Art Lives on Rotating Cement Trucks

Painter Andrea Bergart transforms monstrous cement trucks into moving murals.

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4.9.15

Iran Warns That Yemen Intervention Is a 'Mistake' Amid Rising Tensions With Washington

President Hassan Rouhani raised the specter of Iraq after the US cautioned Tehran against supporting Houthi rebels in Yemen. On Wednesday, two Iranian warships arrived off the port city of Aden.

12.30.14

Why Is Russia Trading Warplanes for Beef?

You don't often see major powers bartering food staples for weapons systems, but the recent move by Vladimir Putin is actually a savvy bit of strategic thinking.

10.19.14

Sweden Hunting for Suspected Russian Submarine Near Stockholm

Russia has denied reports that one of their submarines surfaced off the coast of Stockholm, but the Swedish military is on high alert and conducting a large search operation.

8.11.14

What the World's Largest Naval Exercise Reveals About Modern-Day Warfare

VICE News visited RIMPAC 2014. We spoke to a Canadian Rear Admiral about what it all means, and why Griffon must be protected from Orion.

7.30.14

The World's Largest Naval Exercise, RIMPAC 2014: On the Ground

VICE News photographed various international ground forces getting their war on at the world's largest naval exercise, RIMPAC 14.

7.27.14

In Photos: The World's Largest Naval Exercise, RIMPAC 2014

VICE News is out at the world's largest international naval exercise shooting for an upcoming episode of "War Games."

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