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JOCKO'S MODERN WORLD: The Last Ship's JOCKO SIMS Sizzles Up Summer!

Andrew Cristi | Posted 06.10.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

Courtesy of TNT The Last Ship returns for its third season on TNT on Sunday, June 12th, and if you haven't found a reason to watch the Michael Bay p...

The U.S. Navy Just Made An Incredible Update To Its Maternity Leave Policy

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 07.07.2015 | Parents

On July 2, Ray Mabus, the Secretary of the Navy, announced that, effective immediately, women serving in the Navy and Marine Corps will receive 18 wee...

Fossil Fuels as Clear and Present Danger

Elie Jacobs | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics
Elie Jacobs

For far too long the narrative about renewables and clean energy has tilted towards the doom and gloom of climate change and that's the wrong way to do it.

Instead Of Hagel, Consider Mabus For Secretary Of Defense

Brian Stone | Posted 03.09.2013 | Politics
Brian Stone

The current Secretary of the Navy, Ray Mabus, may be a candidate more pleasing to all sides. As far as gay-rights benchmarks, the Navy was the first branch of the U.S. Armed Forces to get behind the repeal of DADT, and Mabus kept the Marine Corps from dragging its feet.

'Green News Report' - July 26, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Drought exp...

The Military's Clean-Energy Mission

Michael Brune | Posted 11.15.2011 | Green
Michael Brune

Are you surprised that the military is taking the lead in adopting clean and renewable energy technologies? I'm not.

Navy Invests In STEM Education To Inspire Next Generation Of Scientists, Engineers

Posted 09.06.2012 | Education

A United States Navy official recently announced a plan to improve its focus on America's science, technology, engineering and math education (STEM) o...

The Navy's Tactical Strike on Fossil Fuel Use

Andrew Winston | Posted 07.17.2011 | Green
Andrew Winston

For the Navy, going green is about security and reducing dangerous reliance on fossil fuels from volatile parts of the world. Moving away from fossil fuels saves soldiers' lives.

Bribery Case Sparks Navy Anti-Corruption Panel

Posted 06.11.2011 | Business

By Colin Clark Editor, AOL Defense WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Navy's top civilian, worried about the implications of a recent bribery case, has estab...

Green News Report: March 3, 2011 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Eastern Cou...

Chief Accused of Hazing Forced From Navy, Keeps Rank

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By Charlie Foster An assistant secretary ...

Congress, the Mabus Report, and Why Gulf Restoration Matters for All of Us

Peter Lehner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Lehner

These creatures and the people of the Gulf deserve America's full commitment to reviving the natural systems that support them.

Navy Chief Accused of Hazing Likely to Retire at Full Pay

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Since it was announced last October, the terms of Michael Toussaint's retirement have come under scrutiny that is unprecedented for an enlisted sailor.

A Matter of Scale

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

You cannot restore the Gulf if you limit your actions to the Gulf itself. The Gulf Coast is not just where the land meets the sea, it is also the outlet for a system of rivers.

Obama's Oil Spill Recovery Chief Will Work Part Time, Environmental Record Is Unknown

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama's point man charting a new future for the oil-poisoned Gulf Coast will do the job part-time. Some environmen...

Navy Secretary Nominee Taped Wife And Priest In Nasty Divorce

The New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's nominee for secretary of the Navy was involved in a divorce that drew national attention for his secret taping of a conversation bet...