DARPA high-resolution neural interfaces

Posted in Hardware on 5th Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

DARPA seeks to achieve high levels of brain-system communications without surgery, in its new program, Next-Generation Nonsurgical Neurotechnology (N3).

DARPA funds developing Quantized Inertia into breakthrough propulsion

Posted in Science on 20th Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

DARPA is giving $1.3 million for a four-year study of quantized inertia (QI) for possible breakthrough space propulsion.

DARPA and NASA Team Up to Design Refuelling Satellites

Posted in Science on 1st Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

Robotic satellites could approach and refuel friendly satellites or meddle with unfriendly ones.

Vector rocket will be second stage of DARPA spaceplane for cheap daily microsatellite launches

Posted in Hardware on 24th Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

DARPA is targeting turnaround times and consistency that would permit XS-1 to launch "10 times in 10 days."

Darpa urgently wants a space plane it can fly day after day

Posted in Science on 30th May, 2016
by Alex Muller

DARPA says it's looking to 'enable routine, low cost space access,' making the delivery of satellites to orbit as routine as, say, shipping cargo across the oceans.