From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics, exploring how and why we fight above, on and below an angry world


Massive Rail Networks Made World War I Possible


The conflict’s huge scale depended on railroads — and lots of them


Sudan Prepares For a Bloody Battle in South Kordofan


The army and the rebels get ready for one last big fight before the rainy season


Toxic Ideologies and Naval Tactics Rule the Wastes in ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’


This post-apocalyptic thriller is a masterpiece


The Pentagon Conned Washington … Again


Budget gimmicks stymie real military reforms


by MANDY SMITHBERGER & CHRISTOPHER PREBLE


U.S. Marines Faced Dangers in Nepal Before Deadly Crash


Flying choppers in the Himalayas is hard and deadly work


I Made a Movie About David Axe


But first I had to convince him to let me shoot ‘War Passenger’


by ROBERT WATSON


Colorado Man — A Military Drone Crashed in My Yard


RQ-11 Raven was on a protection mission for a nearby Army base


Los militares estadounidenses sabían que el terremoto de Nepal se acercaba


El Pentágono se había estado preparando para el potencial desastre

War Is Boring
War Is Boring

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics, exploring how and why we fight above, on and below an angry world

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