Arete 3.8.18

Military

Al-Qaeda’s Resurrection, Council of Foreign Relations
Army, Marines Train for “Massive Fight” in Megacities, Small Wars Journal
German National Captured fighting for Taliban’s “Red Unit,” Long War Journal
The Military Needs Reform, Not a Raise, War On The Rocks
Where Are The Female Marines?, Marine Times
Weapons of Automated Destruction and the Moral Duty to Protect Warfighters, Small Wars Journal
The Moments That Make a War, Modern War Institute
Stop Pretending America and Turkey are Allies, The National Interest
Armed Drones Changing Warfare Faster Than Anticipated, Hoover Institute
War Books: Defense Industry and the Silicon Valley Way of Innovation, Modern War Institute
When “Made-in-the-USA” isn’t “Afghan-good-Enough,” Real Clear Defense
American Soldiers Will Dominate the Battlefield with This New Tech, The National Interest
Air Force Tries to Create Warrior Culture in Space, Spacenews
Nearly 3/4 of US Youth Ineligible To Serve in US Military, In Homeland Security

 

Homeland Security / First Responder / Wildland Fire

Ecoterrorist Suspected in Acid Attack on German Energy Executive, Homeland Security News
Not All Returning Jihadi Brides are Dangerous, Rand Corp.
Fire in Laramie Destroys 9 Structures, Wildfire Today
Texas LEO Commits Suicide, Police One
Wildfire Problem to Increase, Wildfire Today
Police Felt “Hunted” in Clash That Killed Officer, Police Mag
NC Officer Killed in Crash en route to Assist in Pursuit, Police One
Shooting Fundamentals, Officer.com
Woman, Firefighter Fall From Ladder During Rescue, Firefighter Close Calls
Video: NYPD Commissioner Reaches Out to Struggling Officers After 3 Suicides in 2 Months, Police Mag.
How the Dallas SWAT team cornered and killed the July 7 police shooter, Dallas Morning News

 

Mountain

2 Die in Mt Bachelor Tree Wells the Same Day, Gearjunkie
Get a Degree in Gear at Utah State, Outside
At 73, Will Steger to Tackle His Longest Solo Expedition, Gearjunkie.com
How to Make a Fishing Film, Gearjunkie
2018 Adventurers of the Year, National Geographic
Full Pass Details on the New Ikon Pass, Unofficial Networks
Why Finger Pulp, Not Tendon Strength, Makes for Better Crimping, Climbing Mag
Dramatic Video Shows The Race To Rescue Survivors After An Avalanche @ Squaw Valley, Unofficial Networks
Uphill Skiing is Putting New Hampshire on the Map, Powder

 

Gear

Our Favorite Women-Led Gear Companies, Outside
20-Year-Old Sues Dick’s, Walmart Over Age Restriction on Guns, Gearjunkie.com
Did a Ski Boot Company just Perfect the Hiking Boot?, Gear Patrol
The Best Songwriting Apps, Wired.com
U.S. Army Awards 3M Additional $34 Million for Helmets of the Future, Soldier Systems

 

Fitness/Nutrition

Are Ketone Drinks the new Super Fuel? Outside
Scientists Find Power Switch for Muscles, Science Daily
6 Older Studies That Got No Love but Should Have, Marks Daily Apple
The Incredibly Simple Fix for The Common Runner’s Injury, Plantar Fasciitis, Men’s Health
New Microfluidic Devices Help Athletes, Science Daily
Why Are Japanese Marathoners So Good? Outside
PODCAST: Nutrition and Obstacle Racing, Robbwolf.com

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