Arete 6.28.18

Military

Afghanistan: Conflict Metrics 2000-2018, Small Wars Journal
Voices from the Disruptors: Profiles in Leading Military Innovation, Small Wars Journal
Russia warns of a ‘tough response’ to creation of US space force, Defense News
Space Force: Go Slow, Learn From Army Air Corps, Breaking Defense
Prove It: Nuclear Posture and the Fear of Surprise Attack, War on the Rocks
All the Times North Korea Promised to Denuclearize, Real Clear Defense
What Would Happen if China Started Selling Off Its Treasury Portfolio?, Council on Foreign Relations
Navy’s Senior Enlisted Leader Steps Down – Accused of Bullying Subordinates, Navy Times
Air Force Reserve Command Surgeon Fired for Job Performance, Military.com
5 Reasons the Marine Corps Is the Future of Ground Combat, Forbes

 

First Responder/Homeland Security/Wildland Fire

Just how many guns do Americans own? (And why do estimates vary so widely?), Homeland Security News
Amazon Employees Join ACLU, Investors in Protest of Amazon’s Sale of Tech to Police, Police Magazine
Wikileaks Doxes 9,243 ICE Agents, Police Magazine
Best of POLICE: Our 12 Most Popular Articles, Police Magazine
Rethinking riot gear: Overcoming officers’ biggest challenges, Police One
Texas Rangers, Texas Highway Patrol Adopt the Sig Sauer P320, Tactical Life
The Dynamic Field of Terrorist Weapons Options, Small Wars Journal
California Lawmakers Consider Limiting Police Use of Fatal Force, Police.com
Tenn. LEO critically injured after being struck by DUI suspect, Police One

 

Mountain

Jim Walmsley Will Shatter the Western States 100 Record, Outside
New Device Turns Your Smartphone into a Satellite Phone – BivyStick will work with your existing smartphone to offer the benefits of a GPS unit and satellite two-way communicator, Powder Magazine
The Best Mosquito Repellents, According to You, Outside Magazine
2018 Top New Bows, Bowhunting Mag
For Sale: Cat-Skiing Operation in Silverton, CO for Just $159,000, Unofficial Networks
Greatest Moments in Sports History, According to Outside Magazine, Outside Magazine
Bikepacking.com Is Revolutionizing the Sport,Outside Magazine
Altitude Will F&*K You Up—Unless You Follow These Steps, Outside Magazine
Nonresident Bowhunter Hate, Bowhunter.com
Lifestyle Gear Is Changing the Outdoors, but Is It a Good Thing?, Gear Patrol
Climber Colin O’Brady to Attempt Speed Record of 50 High Points in the U.S., Adventure Journal

 

Fitness/Nutrition

The Golden Triangle: The Secret to Human Performance, Breaking Muscle
The 6 Best Protein Powders Available — and How to Use Them, Gear Junkie
How To Build Your Hamstrings With Just 3 Moves, Men’s Health
Our intestinal microbiome influences metabolism — through the immune system, Science Daily
Athletes, Stock Up on This Powerhouse Summer Produce, Outside Magazine
Screw the Egg Whites, Yolk Me, Bro, Breaking Muscle

 

Interesting

Orcas Slap, Kill, But Don’t Eat Their Prey, Nat Geo
People Keep Finding Bodies in Joshua Tree, Outside Magazine
Invest In Preschool Instead Of Prisons, Hoover Institute
The psychobiology of online gaming, Science Daily
30 Years Now Well On, How Do Global Warming Predictions Stand Up?, Wall Street Journal
A Common Virus May Play Role in Alzheimer’s Disease, Study Finds, NYT