Grounded Curiosity Award

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Teaming with our soldiers will, in time, be these three technology areas–robotics, autonomous systems and Artificial Intelligence. They are part of a wave of technological development that will change the world. As with any approaching wave, there are choices in how we handle it. We can ignore it, pursuing ‘more of the same’ and risk […]

Opportunity – Military Writing – High Intensity Warfare

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WHO The Central Blue and From Balloons to Drones are seeking articles on the challenge of preparing modern air forces for high-intensity conflict as they transform into fifth-generation forces. WHAT Contributions of 1000-2000 words are sought on a variety of perspectives from historical discussions through to contemporary perspectives on the following themes: Strategy and Theory Future Roles […]

Opportunity – Perspectives and Lessons from Australia’s War in Afghanistan and Iraq 2001-2014

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Interested in the following questions?  What happened? How well did we understand the nature of the fight? Why did Australia contribute the way it did? Were there other viable approaches? Did Australia’s contribution add value to the coalitions? What lessons can be learned for the future? Then this conference may interest you:   Conference: War […]

About – Podcasts & Videos

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Curiosity functions best collectively. These podcasts and videos aim to share the ideas gleaned from insightful scholars, commanders and practitioners in the hope they generate conversation and curiosity in the listener. Grounded Curiosity publishes original articles as well as videos and podcasts – contact us ( if you have a submission.