Lt. Colonel Jon Lauer sits in a new command variant of a Stryker Combat Vehicle in an Air Force hangar at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2016. In “Grunt,” Mary Roach describes how the Army Research Laboratory in Maryland tests and develops safety features of the vehicles, such as higher clearance.
Lt. Colonel Jon Lauer sits in a new command variant of a Stryker Combat Vehicle in an Air Force hangar at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2016. In “Grunt,” Mary Roach describes how the Army Research Laboratory in Maryland tests and develops safety features of the vehicles, such as higher clearance. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com
Lt. Colonel Jon Lauer sits in a new command variant of a Stryker Combat Vehicle in an Air Force hangar at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2016. In “Grunt,” Mary Roach describes how the Army Research Laboratory in Maryland tests and develops safety features of the vehicles, such as higher clearance. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com

Pierce County Reads goes for the ‘Grunt’ in military science

March 04, 2017 06:20 AM

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