Hollywood is helping the military build its Iron Man suit

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The US military isn’t keeping its interest in building an Iron Man suit a secret, and on Friday, The Wall Street Journal published new details on the work being done to create one. The government’s plans for the suit, known as TALOS, are straight out of science fiction: it wants the suit to have a weapon, provide bullet protection, monitor vitals, and give its wearer superhuman strength and perception. To make that, it’s called on the private sector to help, with big names like Lockheed Martin, General Dynamics, and Raytheon reportedly getting involved.

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