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Military

Army Chief of Staff Talks New Army Rifle, Tactical-Life.com
Navy SEAL Jet Skis and Magnetic Climbing Gear, Popular Mechanics
Will the Army Pick a Bullpup for its Next Rifle, The Marine Times
Inside The Marine Corps’ Heated Campaign To Protect Its Sacred Brand, Task & Purpose
Pentagon Should Adjust Standards for Cyber Soldiers, War on the Rocks
The Moral and Strategic Imperative to Fix America’s Close Combat Units, War on the Rocks
The Military Dilemma of Artificial Intelligence, Strategy Bridge

 

Homeland Security / First Responder / Wildland Fire

Colorado Springs pays $2.5M to female officers to settle physical fitness test lawsuit, Colorado Springs Gazette
“Swatting Hoax” Victim’s Family Sues Police, Officer.com
CAL FIRE Chief Removed from Position, Wildfire Today
SHOT Show 2018: 3 trends at Industry Day at the Range, Police One
The Heart of Leadership, Wildland Fire Leadership
Colo. sheriff’s office to pair mental health specialists with deputies for calls, Police One
Wisconsin State Patrol Troopers Now Equipped With Naloxone, Officer.com
U.S. gun deaths in 2017: 15,549 (excluding suicides) – 3 percent increase over 2016, Homeland Security Newswire

 

Mountain

Candide Thovex—and his Skis—Rip Everything But Snow, Outside Magazine
8 Rules to Plan the Ultimate Ski Trip, Outside Magazine
The Climbing Doctor: Pulley Injuries Explained Part II, Training Beta
Meet Your 2018 Olympic Freestyle Ski Team, Powder Magazine
Video: Skiing the Top 25 Runs in North America—with a New Baby, Powder Magazine
INTO THE MIND: HAYDEN KENNEDY’S BOLD APPROACH TO CLIMBING, Black Diamond
Should There Be a Leave No Trace Rule for Drones? Adventure Journal
AVYD: World’s First Visual Yardage Designator, Bowhunting.com
Weatherby Relocates from California to Wyoming, Recoil
Best Colleges for Skiers, Gearjunkie
First Look: 2018-2019 Winter Gear, Gearjunkie
Bigger Faster Avalanches, Triggered by Climate Change, NY Times
2018’s Best New Bows, Bowhunter.com
Why Do Nordic Skiers Nordic Ski? And answers to other unanswerable questions, Powder

 

Fitness/Nutrition/Health

Your Junk Food Addiction Is No Coincidence, Breaking Muscle
The simple running trick to avoid knee pain, Men’s Fitness
Does Your Metabolism Need an Overhaul? Men’s Journal
A Spirited Defense of Protein Powder, Outside Magazine
Do “Dominant” Neurotransmitters Impact Training? Mark’s Daily Apple
Heart Rate Variability and Sleep: How we are wired to sleep, part 3, Robbwolf.com
New Supplement Helps Women Run Faster, Science Daily
Certain flu virus mutations may compensate for fitness costs of other mutations, Science Daily
7 Ways To Squat for More Size, Strength & Power, Muscle & Fitness
Supplements You Should Be Taking, Mark’s Daily Apple
Is Obesity Contagious?, WebMB
9 Things That Can Give You Man Boobs, Muscle & Fitness
How Diet Soda Can Sabotage Your Weight Loss, Muscle & Fitness
Intermittent Fasting May Be The Best Diet Plan, Men’s Fitness