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
SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii —
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.
Nov. 14, 2016
Carter: Ties to Tech, Innovation Communities Critical To DoD
The ties between the Defense Department and commercial technology and innovation keep the U.S. military agile as it meets today’s challenges and remains ready for the future, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said.
Oct. 24, 2016
Top Official Describes DARPA Real-Time Space Awareness Efforts
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has transferred to the Air Force ownership of a revolutionary space surveillance telescope, and the agency is working on other real-time technologies to improve space situational awareness.