Creating 3D models with your phone

Tech update – ability to build a 3D model coming to a phone near you soon… Sony phone app takes 3D clone snaps – BBC News Sony has revealed new smartphones that can create detailed 3D scans of almost any object using the phone’s camera. -Joe

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MORS Wargaming Community of Practice telcon Sep 7, 0830-1000 Pacific: National Security Wargame Practices

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 0800-1000 Pacific Speaker: Elizabeth (Ellie) Bartels, a doctoral candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. Her dissertation research focuses on game design practices, with the aim of creating a framework which describes what game design approaches are appropriate to what purposes. Prior to joining Pardee RAND, she was a senior associate at Caerus Associates, and a …

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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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Startup working on the Matrix

Well according to WIRED, that is…. Inside Improbable, the $1billion UK startup building the Matrix | WIRED UK At Google’s Cloud Next conference in March 2017, Narula unveiled an even bigger project: a working mock-up of the city of Cambridge, with 130,000 virtual inhabitants. It included simulations of the traffic and public-transport networks, utilities, power lines and mobile-phone and internet …

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MORS Wargaming Community of Practice: Teleconference 19 July 2017

0830-1000 Pacific time “Wargames that Make a Difference” – How has wargaming made a real difference to DoD analysis? Are there any historical or current examples where wargaming has influenced changes or innovation in plans, doctrine, or procurement decisions? This lecture and panel discussion will feature a historical and theoretical discussion of technical innovation using wargames conducted during the 1920’s. …

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