Monthly Archive for: ‘August, 2017’

Navy Times: “…Navy is just not very good at driving ships.”

“…by design.” The two words I would add to the end of this quote to help focus the way forward. Maybe today’s Navy is just not very good at driving ships In the wake of two fatal collisions of Navy warships with commercial vessels, current and former senior surface warfare officers are speaking out, saying today’s Navy suffers from a …

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MOVES Graduate LTC Brian Vogt in the News

Army developing video game to aid weapons prototyping efforts Published: Aug. 23, 2017 at 4:59 PM Stephen Carlson Aug. 23 (UPI) — The U.S. Army announced Wednesday that it is looking to recruit soldiers to provide input through online gameplay to help develop the Operation Overmatch crowd-sourced innovation platform. Operation Overmatch is part of the Early Synthetic Prototyping program designed …

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The Lecture is Dead

At least at one Med School.  The plan is to completely phase out lectures by 2019. Medical school without the ‘sage on a stage’ – The Washington Post The trend at medical schools is just part of a reform movement in the teaching of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) that emphasizes active learning instead of lecturing. Research supports the …

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Breathing and Memory

A study of interest on a few levels…. On an initial study a small set of patients (7 pre-surgery epilepsy patients) had electrodes implanted in their brains. Researchers found that brain activity in regions associated with emotion, memory and smell fluctuated with breathing. To investigate further, they set up experiments that tested memory and fear while monitoring breathing. They found …

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Breakthrough in regenerative medicine

In the last MAWG Healthcare talk, we discussed a few potential breakthrough technologies.  Researchers at Ohio State have developed a method for generating cells needed to repair injured tissue.  Ohio State researchers develop regenerative medicine breakthrough | The Ohio State University “This is difficult to imagine, but it is achievable, successfully working about 98 percent of the time. With this …

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MAWG 2017 Presentations

MAWG-2017-ASadagic-GadgetsDen 1-02.1_MAWG_2017_Keynote_Speaker AMSO Command Brief 02 FEB 2017 v8 (EXSUM-INTL) 1-02.2_MAWG_2017_Keynote_Speaker Army Synthetic Environment 1-03.2_MAWG_2017_MCMSO Brief to MAWG 2017 v2 1-03.3_MAWG_2017_DON_M&S_MOVES_Brief 1-05.0_MAWG_2017_MOVES_Curriculum_Update 2-02.1_MAWG_2017_AM_at_NPS_SadagicBrutzman 2-02.3_MAWG_2017_Hall_Briefing 2-02.4_MAWG_2017_McGregor_WebRTC 2-02.5_MAWG_2017_Blais_Manned_Unmanned_Modeling 2-02.7_MAWG_2017_Kennedy2 2-04.1_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Arthur_23May_NLA 2-04.2_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Dvorak_Cyber 2-04.3_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Gibson_14May-AS 2-04.4_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Guthrie_FINAL 2-04.5_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Haggard 2-04.6_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Faisal 2-04.7_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Sheatzley 2-04.8_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Wray 2-04.9_MAWG_2017_Thesis_Aleem 3-03.0_MAWG_2017_Future_Education_and_Research_Workshop

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