Norway has modernized its fleet of infantry fighting vehicles by buying 144 of the latest technologically advanced CV90 vehicles.
The vehicles will bolster and strengthen two battalions of the Norwegian Army’s mechanized infantry. The country’s Minister of Defense Ine Marie Eriksen Soreide says,
“We are not only building defense capacities for Norway, but for NATO.” Footage includes the unveiling of the new vehicle, live firing, soundbites from senior Norwegian military officials and the country’s Minister of Defense.
This is the heart-warming moment an Olympic gold-medalist sprints into a busy intersection to save a tortoise's life. David Verburg won 4 x 400m Olypmpic gold at the 2016 event in Rio de Janeiro and put his running skills to the test as he bolted into the traffic in Clermont, Florida to help the animal.
Dramatic footage has emerged of a US warship shooting down a missile in space with a spectacular intercept weapon.
The video, released by the US Navy, shows the USS John Finn attempting to hit a medium-range ballistic missile.
A similar experiment earlier in the year failed but this time it manages to successfully hit the missile in space.
The SM-3 Block, dubbed 'Kill Vehicle,' reportedly uses brute force as opposed to an explosive warhead to eliminate its target, with the firm who make the missile claiming it hits its target with the power of a 'ten-tonne truck' travelling at '600mph'.
The technique has been likened to hitting a bullet with another bullet, which is why this test was dubbed a "superb accomplishment" by a US Navy official.
Ocado's new warehouse has thousands of robots zooming around a grid system to pack groceries. The thousands of robots can process 65,000 orders every week. They communicate on a 4G network to avoid bumping into each other. Is this the future of retail?
Horace Roberts spent 20 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. In 2017, the California Innocence Project conducted DNA testing of several pieces of crime scene evidence. The DNA and additional investigation revealed the true perpetrators, and exonerated Roberts. He was declared factually innocent on October 15, 2018.