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November 3rd, 2004

Soldiers glimpse future capabilities

Abstract:
Soldiers of the future will head into battle with lighter loads, enhanced body protection, better chow, and more portable electrical power.

Technologies like nanotechnology and photovoltaics – evolving methods that are responsible for much of the improvements – were part of a recent forum on “Equipping the Soldier for the 21st Century” at the Association of the United States Army annual meeting.

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