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March 1, 2018

DARPA Chief Describes Promising Future Technologies

The director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency said the organization will use enhanced funding for new technologies to defend the homeland, bolster deterrence and aid service members engaged in counterinsurgency fights.

June 14, 2017

DARPA Programs Create Defense Systems for Data, Networks

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's acting director said the internet is an infrastructure that supports all aspects of modern life and his organization is creating technology to protect U.S. data, networks and national security.

May 18, 2017

DoD Lab Day Features Innovation Underlying U.S. Military Superiority

A Lab Day event showcased more than 80 exhibits of technical innovations developed by scientists and engineers who work in the defense laboratory enterprise's nationwide network of 63 defense labs, warfare centers and engineering centers.

May 17, 2017

Face of Defense: Army Officer Earns Federal Engineering Award

Army Maj. Andrew “Drew” Johannes is an accomplished military engineer and a recipient of the Federal Engineer of the Year Award, an annual award honoring the top engineers employed by federal agencies across the country. Johannes currently serves as the battalion executive officer of the 84th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade in Hawaii.

May 3, 2017

Defense Innovation Maintains Military Overmatch Against Adversaries

Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work and other defense officials described some of the most advanced capabilities fueling U.S. military technical dominance during a Senate Appropriations Defense Subcommittee hearing.

March 9, 2017

Pentagon Announces Research Equipment Award Recipients

The Defense Department announced awards to 160 university researchers at 84 institutions totaling $47 million through the Defense University Research Instrumentation Program.

Jan. 4, 2017

DARPA Program Helps to Fight Human Trafficking

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is developing next-generation search technologies to help investigators find the online perpetrators of human trafficking.

Dec. 23, 2016

DARPA Provides Groundbreaking Bionic Arms to Walter Reed

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is making available to military amputees the first production versions of a groundbreaking upper-limb prosthesis.

Dec. 8, 2016

Six Decades of Sustained DoD Support Underlies DARPA Innovation

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's director said during a panel discussion on leadership of innovative organizations that Defense Department support for the agency has led to stealth, artificial intelligence, the internet and more.

Nov. 22, 2016

Director: DARPA Space Projects Critical to Shifting Trajectories

National security critically depends on space, and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is focused today on creating the capabilities needed to help make that environment a real-time operational domain, DARPA Director Dr. Arati Prabhakar said.

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