The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is known for building all sorts of fantastical and frightening robots. There are flying robots, walking robots, and even swimming/jumping/climbing robots. Even with all that [...
Supported by US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), scientists are hard at work on a brain implant that will grant humans the ability to never forget. The Restoring Active Memory (RAM) project is focused on restoring memory abilities to veterans of the American wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Show More Summary
There’s been some breathless coverage of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency experiment with what look like mechanical insect legs to replace the usual wheels or skids helicopters land on. One article called the Adaptive Landing...Show More Summary
Someday a robot may be able to solo as adeptly as this guy. Joe Seer / Shutterstock.com Via Scientific American The U.S. military branch Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is attempting to build a musical device that can...Show More Summary
The US military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency are funding a new project to develop musical robots that can improvise a solo when playing with human jazz musicians. A collaboration between new media researchers at the University...Show More Summary
Lockheed Martin's Aerial Reconfigurable Embedded System (ARES) is preparing to enter the third phase of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's (DARPA's) Transformer (TX) vehicle development programme next year. Three monthsShow More Summary
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is known for investigating radical and even seemingly laughable ideas like brain-computer interfaces or software that can run for hundreds of years. And the agency's latest project, announced on Friday, is certainly out there. Show More Summary
You might know that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) uses challenges to stimulate innovation, including competitions around robotics, self-driving cars and automated computer security. Falling robots draw attention, after all. Show More Summary
AeroVironment today announced it was informed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that the company was not selected to receive a phase III contract for DARPA’s Tern program. The announcement came after a competition for the phase III contract following successful phase I and II efforts. link.
Kristen V. Brown, Fusion: For decades, DARPA, the secretive research arm of the Department of Defense, has dreamed of turning soldiers into cyborgs. And now it's finally happening. The agency has funded projects that involve implanting...Show More Summary
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is the governmnet division that tries to take cutting-edge technology and turn it into something the military can use. The agency’s latest target? Genetic engineering. Read more....
With a few taps on a specially configured Android tablet, a joint terminal attack controller called in an airstrike from an A-10 gunship, the Pentagon’s research arm announced.The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, better known...Show More Summary
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has designed a prosthetic hand that “completes the circuit” to the brain by connecting directly to the motor cortex, affording the wearer a sense of touch unattainable with other prosthetics. What do you think?
The latest mind-controlled, robotic arm can send sensations of touch directly to the user's brain, according to reports from the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). In essence, they claim, it allows its user to feel things with their robotic hand.Read full article >>
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has made the news these days with more than one project, but a prosthetic …
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Pentagon's research and development agency, said it has restored a paralyzed man's sense of touch using a prosthetic hand that can communicate with the brain.
It's got legs and it knows how to use them. A new experiment by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency outfits an unmanned helicopter with legs that can land on uneven surfaces.
image credit YouTube The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military. The agency works on some very outlandish projects.One of its stated mission goals is to cause 'technological surprise' for America's enemies. Show More Summary
Neural interface close to the Holy Grail of prosthetics One of the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency's (DARPA) out-there projects has borne fruit, with the agency announcing that it's partially restored a sense of touch to someone with a spinal cord injury.…
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