DARPA contractor Aurora Flight Sciences has achieved successful flight with its VTOL X-Plane for DARPA.
It's got legs and it knows how to use them. A new experiment by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency outfits an unmanned helicopter with legs that can land on uneven surfaces.
As part of its ElectRx program, which seeks to heal by treating the body like the electrical system it is, the government agency has awarded grants to seven teams.
A DARPA-funded prosthetic finally makes it way to patients this year; also, a machine that creates hamster art (that also happens to be powered by live hamsters).
By building synthetic bacteria that can be taken in pill form, DARPA-funded researchers seek to keep our digestive systems in fighting form.
We deep dive into advanced prosthetics, apartments in a box and living walls. Also, we welcome Neil Mendoza to the show to discuss his curious hamster machine.
The two-day DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals event kicks off June 5. Here are the 24 robots competing in life-saving events for $2 million.
The EXACTO (short for Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordinance) program is tasked with developing a guided bullet for snipers in combat. DARPA just announced they're making progress, but we're a little freaked out by this futuristic firepower.
Ashley and Khail try to figure out how to make DARPA's new bullets less terrifying, explain how Yahoo Labs is working on bringing biometric scanners to low-cost smartphones, and take a look at the kitchen of the future.
Next year, Google will sell a smartphone that lets you swap in interchangeable parts to get new abilities.