The Latest in IT Security

US military tries using small electric jolts to keep soldiers awake

21
Feb
2014

Soldiers dont have many options for overcoming sleep deprivation outside of a good cup of coffee. If the Air Force Research Laboratorys experiments prove successful, though, troops may rely on tiny jolts of electricity to stay alert. By using a mild current to stimulate key parts of the brain, the militarys scientists can keep people awake and focused for long periods — up to 30 hours in recent trials.

Comments are closed.

Categories

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 09, 2021
WHITE PAPERS

Mission-Critical Broadband – Why Governments Should Partner with Commercial Operators:
Many governments embrace mobile network operator (MNO) networks as ...

ARA at Scale: How to Choose a Solution That Grows With Your Needs:
Application release automation (ARA) tools enable best practices in...

The Multi-Model Database:
Part of the “new normal” where data and cloud applications are ...

Featured

Archives

Latest Comments