Sept. 21, 2016
Carter Thanks Troops, Discusses Concerns In Worldwide Troop Talk
To remain the best force in the world, the U.S. military must maintain readiness and be flexible enough to attract and retain the best talent, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a worldwide troop talk.
Sept. 20, 2016
DoD Leadership Commemorates 60 Years of Defense Science Board Counsel
Established in 1956, the Defense Science Board provides counsel to Defense Department leadership as the department works to set a global pace in technology innovation and keep the world’s best military force moving into the future.
Sept. 14, 2016
Carter Opens DIUx Outpost in Texas
Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the opening of the Pentagon’s third location for its technology startup, Defense Innovation Unit-Experimental, this time extending the department's outreach to Austin, Texas.
Sept. 8, 2016
Defense Secretary to Focus on Technology, Innovation in Upcoming Trip
Defense Secretary Ash Carter will travel to Northern California and Texas to continue advancing one of his top priorities: building and rebuilding bridges between the Pentagon and America’s innovative technology sector.
Aug. 9, 2016
Army’s ‘Mad Scientist’ Initiative Looks at Future Differently
The commander of the Army's Training and Doctrine Command, Gen. David G. Perkins, challenged military, industry and academic leaders attending the Mad Scientist Conference at Georgetown University to think differently about the future.
April 8, 2016
Work: Robot Warship Demonstrates Advances in Autonomy, Human-Machine Collaboration
PORTLAND, Oregon —
Sea Hunter, a robot warship designed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, represents breakthroughs in autonomous navigation and human-machine collaboration, Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said.
April 7, 2016
DoD Awards $162 Million in University Research Funding
The Defense Department will issue 23 awards totaling $162 million over the next five years to academic institutions to perform multidisciplinary basic research.
March 24, 2016
DoD Announces National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellows
The program awards grants to top-tier researchers from U.S. universities to conduct long-term, unclassified, basic research of strategic importance to the Defense Department.
March 23, 2016
CIO Priorities Include Cybersecurity, Innovation, Retaining IT Workforce
The Defense Department’s chief information officer provided an overview of the DoD IT and cyber program budget and highlighted priorities in today’s dynamic environment.
March 4, 2016
Career in Science Can Help Nation, Work Says
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio —
Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work told students to consider a government career in science because it's a way to make a difference and serve the country.