A graphic cloud with a golden key under it - A graphic illustration of cybersecurity risk by Nate Quinn

Reducing Personal Cybersecurity Risk

Reducing Personal Cybersecurity Risk

Much of our focus for Cybersecurity Awareness Month is on how the Navy’s cybersecurity is threatened by nation states, ideologically motivated hackers, cyber criminals, and malicious insiders. Our cybersecurity workforce and Cyber Mission Forces battle these cyberspace adversaries every day.

Chief's anchor over two sailors - USN Chiefs Lead by the Creed

Forged

Forged

Cheers and motivational words filled the humid air. Sweat dripped down the face of someone who was once a first class petty officer. While carrying a fellow Sailor on top of her shoulders, she hustled down a grassy field. She took small strides as her teammates surrounded her, encouraging her to keep pushing until she reached the finish line. Another challenge complete.

Blue background with razors and electric razors. Also, the words New PFB Treatment - A graphic illustration of the new PFB treatment policy

Updated Guidelines for Facial Shaving Condition

Updated Guidelines for Facial Shaving Condition

The Navy announced upcoming changes to the management of Sailors diagnosed with the facial shaving-related condition pseudofolliculitis barbae (PFB), Oct. 4.

A digitized p-8 aircraft with words P8-A above it - A digitized p-8 aircraft

Poseidon: ‘Eyes, Ears of the fleet’

Poseidon: ‘Eyes, Ears of the fleet’

Knowing your adversaries plans is one of the best ways to defend yourself and defeat them. The U. S. Navy utilizes multiple assets to get ahead of its enemies at sea, on air and on land. The P-8A Poseidon aircraft is one of the most effective tools the Navy has in its arsenal.

Pearl Harbor Sailor Laid to Rest in Kansas After 78 Years

Almost 78 years after he died in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, on Dec. 7, 1941, Navy Seaman 2nd Class Wilbur Clayton Barrett was finally laid to rest Saturday in his hometown of El Dorado, Kansas.

Hemp logos - New Navy Hemp Product Policies graphic

The ABC's of CBD

The ABC's of CBD

ALNAV 057/19 references and reiterates current Department of Navy (DoN) policy (SECNAVINST 5300.28F) regarding substance abuse, and it establishes the prohibition of use, ingestion, consumption or application of cannabinoid formulations made or derived from hemp or marijuana.

A red rope Sailor yelling. - Boot Camp Behind the Scenes at Recruit Training Command

Boot Camp Behind the Scenes at Recruit Training Command

Boot Camp Behind the Scenes at Recruit Training Command

From the producers of Boot Camp: Making a Sailor comes a brand new documentary taking you behind the scenes at Navy Boot Camp and giving you an unfiltered look at what it takes to train the next generation of Sailors. Follow along as we take you inside the day-to-day lives of four Recruit Division Commanders and two instructors at the Navy's only Boot Camp - Recruit Training Command Great Lakes. Coming Sept. 30.

A close up of the statue of liberty's face. - "The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The statue overlooks the New York Harbor and former site of the North and South Towers of the World Trade Center. On September 11, we remember and honor 2,977 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon.

MCPON Visits 9/11 Memorial & Museum

MCPON Visits 9/11 Memorial & Museum

The National September 11 Memorial is a tribute of remembrance and honor to the 2,977 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon, as well as the six people killed in the World Trade Center bombing in February 1993. Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Russell Smith visited to pay his respects.

Music In Schools written on a chalk board. - Music In Schools

Music in the Schools

Music in the Schools

The United States Navy Band travels throughout the year to different schools ranging from kindergarten through high school, performing for students and faculty. In addition they also interact with the students making connections and talking to them about the Navy.

Blimp Swarm Research written over photo of party balloon sized blimps. - Blimp Swarm Research Graphic

Blimp Swarm Research

Blimp Swarm Research

Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory flew a fleet of 30 miniature autonomous blimps in unison to test the swarming behavior of autonomous systems. The blimps responded to each other while in flight and responded to changing conditions.