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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.

Oct. 22, 2016

Advanced Space Surveillance Telescope Has Critical Military Applications

The most sophisticated space surveillance telescope ever developed is ready to begin tracking thousands of space objects as small as a softball.

Oct. 18, 2016

DARPA to Transfer Advanced Space Debris Telescope to Air Force

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has worked with the Air Force to develop an advanced telescope that already is revolutionizing space situational awareness and helping prevent potential collisions with satellites or planet Earth.

Oct. 11, 2016

DoD Spectrum Team Receives National Intelligence Meritorious Award

Teams from nearly every federal agency, including the Defense Department, are working on strategies and technologies to make the most agile use of the radio frequency spectrum -- where smartphones, wireless, TV and an exploding number of other devices vie for bandwidth.

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