Six-legged 'snake monster' is first of new breed of reconfigurable modular robots (w/ Video)
(Phys.org)—Carnegie Mellon University's latest robot is called Snake Monster, however, with six legs, it looks more like an insect than a snake. But it really doesn't matter what you call it, says its inventor, ...
DARPA sets sights on high-tech contact lenses
DARPA sets aside $7 million for 'Avatar' robot pals in battle
Now Boston Dynamics' BigDog can lift and toss (w/ video)
DARPA partners with the DIY community to create the ultimate brain interface
Boston Dynamics unwraps military robot AlphaDog (w/ video)
Harvard researchers develop new kind of soft robotic gripper
DARPA releases video of HTV-2 hypersonic glider flight
An unmanned glider streaks over the Pacific Ocean at 20 times the speed of sound in a video released Thursday by a U.S. defense research agency experimenting with technology that could give the military the ...
Atlas teams head for DARPA Robotics Challenge
DARPA circuit achieves speeds of 1 trillion cycles per second, earns Guinness world record
Officials from Guinness World Records today recognized DARPA's Terahertz Electronics program for creating the fastest solid-state amplifier integrated circuit ever measured. The ten-stage common-source amplifier ...
Novel mathematical research for quantifying and predicting uncertainty in design models
Uncertainty is sometimes unavoidable. But in the world of scientific computing and engineering, at least, what's worse than uncertainty is being uncertain about how uncertain one is.
US military looks for the elusive mothership
It's a Hollywood sci-fi fantasy that has long eluded the Pentagon: a flying "mothership" that launches smaller aircraft.