Atlas teams head for DARPA Robotics Challenge
DARPA partners with the DIY community to create the ultimate brain interface
Now Boston Dynamics' BigDog can lift and toss (w/ video)
Harvard researchers develop new kind of soft robotic gripper
DARPA sets sights on high-tech contact lenses
DARPA sets aside $7 million for 'Avatar' robot pals in battle
DARPA Shredder Challenge sizzling but no winner yet
Boston Dynamics unwraps military robot AlphaDog (w/ video)
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 ...
Junior, the robotic car, learns to slide park (w/ Video)
US military developing geolocation system for underground
Removing the communication barrier between humans and computers
The lifelong human imperative to communicate is so strong that people talk not only to other people but also to their pets, their plants and their computers. Unlike pets and plants, computers might one day ...
Breakthrough technologies could pave the way for cheaper, faster small-satellite launches
Through its Airborne Launch Assist Space Access (ALASA) program, DARPA has been developing new concepts and architectures to get small satellites into orbit more economically on short notice. Bradford Tousley, ...
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, ...