Get an inside look at the lives of those who serve.


    Work and Play

    Aviation Ordnanceman Karina Cortes gives a tour of her workspace on the USS Wasp in Virginia Beach, Va., as well as her apartment and where she...

    Life Overseas: Seeing Sigonell...

    A look at local attractions that are available to service members while they are stationed overseas.

    Life Overseas: Local Attractio...

    Living overseas provides many unique options for rest and relaxation, like the ones shown in this video from Naval Air Station Sigonella in Italy...

    Bowling at Naval Air Station W...

    Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Glaude perfects his bowling game at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island's on-base rec center.

    Recreation Options for Service...

    Employees describe the recreation benefits available at the Northwest Adventure Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

    Work-Life Balance in the Army...

    1st Lt. Meridith Fonseca talks about her career in the Army Reserve and her civilian job at an outdoor gear company.

    An Army Reserve Officer in Was...

    Maj. Philip Romanelli serves in the Army Reserve and also works for the Department of Homeland Security.

    Work Hard and Play Hard

    The Army National Guard offers many recreational perks.

    Behind the Scenes with Darby L...

    Country artist and Army National Guard Warrant Officer Darby Ledbetter reveals the effort that went into making a video for his song, “I Won’t Let...

    Serving on the USCG Healy

    Seaman Deirdre Gray describes the United States Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Healy's special scientific and ice-breaking mission.

    Physical Fitness

    Soldiers get fit during Basic Combat Training, and regular exercise helps them stay strong.

    Fun with Friends

    Two Army specialists and their friends unwind on the weekend with football, a barbecue, tug of war and a dunk tank.

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