The Convergence - An Army Mad Scientist Podcast

The Convergence is an Army Mad Scientist podcast with a distinct focus on divergent viewpoints, a challenging of assumptions, and insights from thought leaders and subject matter experts. The purpose of "The Convergence" is to ...more

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91

February 08, 2024 00:43:09
91. Building Beyond: Preparing the Army for Lift-Off featuring Dr. Olga Bannova

91. Building Beyond: Preparing the Army for Lift-Off featuring Dr. Olga Bannova

[Editor’s Note:  As longtime readers of the Army’s Mad Scientist Laboratory know, our adversaries are deploying capabilities to fight the U.S. Joint Force through...

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90

January 25, 2024 00:31:02
90. NeuroNudge: The Science Behind Brain Manipulation with Dr. Guosong Hong

90. NeuroNudge: The Science Behind Brain Manipulation with Dr. Guosong Hong

[Editor’s Note:  Regular readers of the Mad Scientist Laboratory are familiar with the potentially disruptive effects of cognitive and neurowarfare. As guest blogger Robert...

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89

January 11, 2024 00:22:41
89. Live From D.C., it's Fight Night! (Part Two)

89. Live From D.C., it's Fight Night! (Part Two)

[Editor’s Note:  Regular consumers of Army Mad Scientist content — via this blog site and The Convergence podcast — understand how wargaming can enhance...

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88

November 30, 2023 00:35:08
88. Metamaterial Magic: Demystifying the Science of Cloaking with Dr. Andrea Alù

88. Metamaterial Magic: Demystifying the Science of Cloaking with Dr. Andrea Alù

[Editor’s Note:  As we reported earlier this month, “The Operational Environment is increasingly lethal with the ubiquity of sensors and proliferation of battlefield automation...

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87

October 26, 2023 00:18:41
87. Live from D.C., it's Fight Night! (Part One) with the Hon. Mac Thornberry

87. Live from D.C., it's Fight Night! (Part One) with the Hon. Mac Thornberry

[Editor’s Note:  Regular consumers of Army Mad Scientist content — via this blog site and The Convergence podcast — will understand how wargaming can...

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86

October 12, 2023 00:39:26
86. Death From Above! The Evolution of sUAS Technology with COL (USA-Ret.) Bill Edwards

86. Death From Above! The Evolution of sUAS Technology with COL (USA-Ret.) Bill Edwards

[Editor’s Note:  Army Mad Scientist continues to explore issues impacting the Operational Environment, especially those directly affecting U.S. Army operations in the contemporary battlespace....

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