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DARPA Engineering Microbes to Terraform Mars

DARPA Engineering Microbes to Terraform Mars

Terraformation on Mars is a remote possibility thanks to human-engineered organisms by scientists at DARPA....

Jun 27 2015, 4:07am CDT

DARPA develops Scary Self-steering Bullet

DARPA develops Scary Self-steering Bullet

DARPA’s Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordnance (EXACTO) program developed a self-steering bullet to increase hit rates for difficult,...

Apr 28 2015, 3:38am CDT

Could The U.S. Military's New Search Engine Replace Google?

Could The U.S. Military's New Search Engine Replace Google?

When DARPA wants a next-generation search engine, Google had better pay attention. DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Proj...

Feb 24 2014, 10:16am CST

DARPA Is Building A Vanishing Battery: This Post Will Self Destruct In 5 Seconds

DARPA Is Building A Vanishing Battery: This Post Will Self Destruct In 5 Seconds

Considering that batteries are typically designed for maximum longevity, it may seem odd to learn that the U.S. Defense Advance...

Jan 2 2014, 9:41am CST

NASA Valkyrie Robot for DARPA Competition Unveiled

NASA Valkyrie Robot for DARPA Competition Unveiled

NASA robot was developed i Texas with help form UT and Texas A&M...

Dec 11 2013, 11:56am CST

100 Year Starship 100YSS gets DARPA Funding to make Interstellar Travel a Reality

100 Year Starship 100YSS gets DARPA Funding to make Interstellar Travel a Reality

DARPA funds a "Star Trek Enterprise" starship to enable humankind to travel beyond our solar system....

May 24 2012, 6:30am CDT

DARPA To Test iOptik Contact Lenses

DARPA To Test iOptik Contact Lenses

Augmented reality contact lenses in testing with FDA...

Apr 13 2012, 1:34pm CDT

DARPA Director Regina Dugan Heads to Google

DARPA Director Regina Dugan Heads to Google

Leaving DARPA has nothing to do with investigation according to Dugan...

Mar 13 2012, 2:03pm CDT

DARPA Robotics Program Expands in Effort to Build a Better Bots

DARPA Robotics Program Expands in Effort to Build a Better Bots

DARPA wants, faster, easier, and cheaper robots...

Mar 23 2011, 9:35am CDT

Carnegie Mellon Tartan Racing Boss Robot Car wins DARPA Challenge 2007

Carnegie Mellon Tartan Racing Boss Robot Car wins DARPA Challenge 2007

Carnegie Mellon University's Tartan Racing Boss robot car took first place in the DARPA Urban Challenge 2007 and brought home t...

Nov 5 2007, 12:18am CST

DARPA working towards Invisible Shields Good Guys can Shoot through, but Bad Guy

DARPA working towards Invisible Shields Good Guys can Shoot through, but Bad Guy

This is one far out story sounding more like something Greg Bear would write in a sci fi story than a project one of our govern...

Jun 20 2007, 4:05pm CDT

Google seeks Help of Stanford's Robot Car Stanley

Google seeks Help of Stanford's Robot Car Stanley

The Mercury News reports that Google has licensed the sensing technology that enabled Stanley, the Touareg R5 robot car, which...

May 21 2007, 11:00am CDT

Amazing! Four Robot Cars Finish DARPA Grand Challenge 2005

Amazing! Four Robot Cars Finish DARPA Grand Challenge 2005

Update: Official DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 Winner Announced The official winner of the DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 is not yet...

Oct 9 2005, 2:14am EST

DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 Started

DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 Started

Update: Robot Cars Finish DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 The first autonomous vehicles are supposed to be on the course in Nevad...

Oct 8 2005, 12:00am EST

DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 Autonomous Vehicle Race

DARPA Grand Challenge 2005 Autonomous Vehicle Race

Apparently to avoid the debacle of last years DARPA Grand Challenge autonomous vehicle race, DARPA is pre-qualifying participan...

Jun 8 2005, 4:00am EST

All Robots break down in DARPA Grand Challenge Race

All Robots break down in DARPA Grand Challenge Race

Breaking News: All 15 autonomous ground vehicles in the 150-mile race (DARPA Grand Challenge) across the Mojave Desert failed w...

Mar 13 2004, 8:06pm EST