Mattis To Decide Whether To Buy Massive 'King Stallion' Helicopter For Marines

National Security | Thomas Phippen
The CH-53K King Stallion helicopter during operational testing (YouTube screengrab/LockheedMartinVideos)

The first helicopters would cost $122 million each

Lockheed Martin CEO Confirms Trump Helped Secure F-35 Price Drop

National Security | Russ Read
An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida in this March 6, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Randy Gon/Handout

The president was roundly criticized for taking credit for the cheaper deal

Scientists Are Getting Close To Controlling Fusion Power With Particle Beams

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

Cheap and unlimited energy

Every F-22 In The Air Force Is Getting A New Coat Of Paint

US | Thomas Phippen
A pair of F-22 Raptors pulls away and flies behind a KC-135 Stratotanker after receiving fuel off of the East Coast on July 10, 2012. The 1st Fighter Wing at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., received their first two Raptors in January 2005 and the wingÕs 27th Fighter Squadron was designated as fully operational in December 2005. The Raptors belong to the 27th FS and the KC-135 belongs to the 756th Air Refueling Squadron at Joint Base Andrews Naval Air Facility, Md. (Photo: U.S. Air Force /Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock)

Shockingly, ahead of schedule

Scientists Say They're Finally Getting Close To Fusion Power

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

Fusion power could soon be ‘too cheap to meter’

Trump: Just An Hour Of Negotiations Saved 1 Billion Dollars On Air Force One

Politics | Saagar Enjeti
President Donald Trump makes his way to board Air Force One before departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, bound for Palm Beach, Florida on February 3, 2017. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

‘We’re going to get it done for less than that’

Despite Trump, Lockheed Pushes Plan To Build F-16s In India

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. F-16CM fighter jet takes off from Kallax Airport during the Arctic Challenge Exercise (ACE 2015) outside Lulea, norhtern Sweden

‘Made in India’

Scientists Are A Lot Closer To Making Nuclear Fusion Work

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

Fusion reactors will be much easier to build now…

Trump Reveals What Surprised Him Most About Being President

Politics | Katie Frates

‘You can do that at every level of government’

'$600 Million' -- What Trump's Big Announcement Means For The Future Of The F-35 Program

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘They were having a lot of difficulty…’

Canada Thinks It Can Make Fusion Power Work By 2030

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

‘There’s an opportunity here’

Lockheed Breaks Promise To Trump, Delays F-35 At Cost Of $500 Million

US | Saagar Enjeti
A Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter flies toward its new home at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida in this U.S. Air Force picture taken on January 11, 2011. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt. Joely Santiago/Handout

‘Another troubling sign’

Pentagon Gives Massive $450 Million F-35 Contract To Lockheed Martin

US | Jonah Bennett
Fourth F-35 Lightning II arrives at Nellis Air Force Base

This adds $450 million to the $920 million contract last year.

After 30 Years Of Construction, Fusion Reactor Ready To Be Tested

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

It could effectively make electricity free

China Claims Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough, No Specifics

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

‘Leaving other nations in the dust’

Defense Industry Takes A Hit Following Trump's F-35 Comments

| Robert Donachie
A Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter flies toward its new home at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida in this U.S. Air Force picture taken on January 11, 2011. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt. Joely Santiago/Handout

‘F-35 program is out of control’

NASA's Already Building A Space Suit For Its Mission To Mars

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

Expected to be tested in a simulation next year