Space warfare in fiction
Space warfare has served as a central theme within the science-fiction genre. One can trace its roots back to classical times, and to the "future war" novels of the nineteenth century. An interplaneta...
The X-37b's big brother revealed: Boeing bags $6.6m contract to design reusable XS-1 robot spaceplane that will launch secret spy satellites and space weapons
The small, planelike craft  is known as the  XS-1. It is hoped the craft could quickly launch small satellites that could defend against the growing threat of Russian and Chinese space weapons.
Space weapon
What are the possible consequences of allowing such capabilities to fall into the hands of foreign powers?
Planet killer
In science fiction, a planet killer, planet buster, or similar variations on that meaning, is a fictional object or device capable of either destroying an entire planet or otherwise rendering it uninh...
Space flight simulator game
A space flight simulator game is a genre of flight simulator video games that lets players experience space flight. Examples of true simulators which aim at piloting a space craft in a manner that con...
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Space marines
The space marine, an archetype of military science fiction, is a kind of soldier that operates in outer space or on alien worlds. Historical marines fulfill multiple roles: ship defence, landing part...
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The Lost Fleet: Relentless
The Lost Fleet: Relentless is the fifth book in Jack Campbell's The Lost Fleet series. It was published in 2009.
The plot of Relentless picks up in Dilawa. Jack Geary, commander of the fleet, afte...
The X-37b's big brother revealed: Boeing bags $6.6m contract to design reusable XS-1 robot spaceplane that will launch secret spy satellites and space weapons
The small, planelike craft  is known as the  XS-1. It is hoped the craft could quickly launch small satellites that could defend against the growing threat of Russian and Chinese space weapons.
The Lost Fleet: Victorious
The Lost Fleet: Victorious is a military science fiction novel by Jack Campbell, pseudonym for John G. Hemry, released on April 27, 2010. Victorious is the sixth and final volume in Hemry's The Lost F...
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The Honour of the Knights
The Honour of the Knights is a science fiction novel written by Stephen J Sweeney, the First Edition of which is licensed under Creative Commons. It was first published in 2009 and is the first book i...
The Honour of the Knights - Wikipedia
List of planet killers
In science fiction, a planet killer, planet buster, or similar variations on that meaning, is a fictional object or device capable of either destroying an entire planet or otherwise rendering it uninh...
The Lost Fleet: Valiant
The Lost Fleet: Valiant is the fourth book in Jack Campbell's The Lost Fleet series that was published in 2008.
Not sure what to expect after the heavy damage the Syndicate's inflicted on his flee...
Clone trooper
The clone troopers of the Grand Army of the Republic are soldiers in the Star Wars franchise, cloned from Jango Fett, a Mandalorian bounty hunter. They first appeared in Star Wars Episode II: Attack o...
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Operation Argus
Operation Argus was a series of nuclear weapons tests and missile tests secretly conducted during August and September 1958 over the South Atlantic Ocean by the United States's Defense Nuclear Agency,...
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Manned Orbiting Laboratory
The Manned Orbiting Laboratory (MOL), originally referred to as the Manned Orbital Laboratory, was part of the United States Air Force's manned spaceflight program, a successor to the cancelled Boeing...
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The Lost Fleet: Dauntless
The Lost Fleet: Dauntless is the first book in Jack Campbell's The Lost Fleet series that was published in 2006. Dauntless sets the stage for the six novel saga about a fleet of over 200 ships trappe...
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Spaceknights
Spaceknights is a name used by at least three distinct groups of characters in the fictional Marvel Comics Universe. The better-known group is a core concept of the 1980s comic book Rom Spaceknight, w...
Robotech Armed Forces
The Robotech Armed Forces are the fictional military force depicted in Robotech.After the events of The Macross Saga the Robotech Expeditionary Force is formed and leaves Earth to hunt for the Robotec...
Space marine
The space marine, an archetype of military science fiction, is a kind of soldier that operates in outer space or on alien worlds. Historical marines fulfill multiple roles: ship defence, landing part...
Space marine - Wikipedia
List of Star Wars starfighters
The following is a list of fictional Star Wars starfighters. In addition to appearing in the saga's movies and TV series, several LucasArts games depict the player as a starfighter pilot.
A-wings ...
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The Day of the Doctor
"The Day of the Doctor" is a special episode of the British science fiction television programme Doctor Who, marking the programme's fiftieth anniversary. It was written by Steven Moffat, an executive...
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Space weapon
Space weapons are weapons used in space warfare. They include weapons that can attack space systems in orbit (i.e. anti-satellite weapons), attack targets on the earth from space or disable missiles t...
Newton's cannonball
Newton's cannonball was a thought experiment Isaac Newton used to hypothesize that the force of gravity was universal, and it was the key force for planetary motion. It appeared in his book A Treatise...
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Starfleet
Starfleet is a fictional organization in the television and film franchise Star Trek. Within this fictional universe it is a deep-space exploratory, peacekeeping, and military service maintained by th...
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List of fictional space navies
A space navy is a fictional military service arm tasked with waging battle in or exploring space. It usually has parallels (e.g. ranks, jargon, ship classification) with contemporary ocean-going navie...
Barrayaran Imperial Military Service
In Lois McMaster Bujold's sci-fi series, The Vorkosigan Saga, the "Barrayaran Imperial Military Service" is the national military force of the planet of Barrayar.
The service appears to have origi...
Barrayaran Imperial Military Service - Wikipedia