In half a century, fleets of invisible giants have patrolled the oceans. You do not see them, hear them or find them. Not until it's too late and the deadly missiles are heading for their targets across the globe. Fighting below the sea-level is...
A brief summary of the most widely-used weaponry by the Scandinavian warriors, traders, and explorers known as the Vikings
Research into family history reveals an interesting part of naval history. An ocean liner, The RMS Caronia is converted for wartime use in World War I. Dazzle camouflage is explained and explored.
The Fustibal or Staff Sling was a portable siege weapon of the medieval period. It was portable, easy to make and use. In short is the ultimate weapon for a movable army.
On April 14th, 1865, John Wilkes Booth snuck up behind then U.S. president, Abraham Lincoln, and shot him in the back of the head. His deadly weapon of choice was a Derringer pistol. Since that terrible day, the small gun began to be known as the...
Ever wonder where did personal armor came from, how did it develop, and where will it go from here? This explains it all.
Our modern rocket system is based not only on Goddard, but also the developments of Nazi rocket research conducted under the control of Werher Von Braun. He was responsible for the V1 and V2 as well as the early stages of the V3. At the end of the war, he was smuggled into America via Operation...
An article covering the enhancements, modifications, and improvements to turn the basic USMC LAV-25 into the LAVA2 configuration.
The HMS Reaper was constructed during World War II for wartime service. Its legacy is of more interest to aviation than to naval history buffs.
The sword has evolved over time into many different styles. Different cultures have added their own distinctive flair to this icon weapon of war.