The U.S. Navy Wants You to Join its Massive Online War Game
The U.S. Navy's Massive Multiplayer Online Wargame Leveraging the Internet (MMOWGLI) is designed to crowdsource ideas and strategies to best meet future energy demands.
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The U.S. Navy's Massive Multiplayer Online Wargame Leveraging the Internet (MMOWGLI) is designed to "crowdsource ideas and strategies that may provide insight to some of the Navy's toughest problems." The current wargame is not concerned with tactics for caoturing Somali piraters or vanquishing Al Queda. Instead, it is looking to best meet future energy demands.
Watch the Navy's video here:
Click here to find out how you can participate in this war game.
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