Behind the scenes in the race to develop a military vehicle that can drive itself.
It's 3 AM, that phone is ringing; will their records back their claims?
All DARPA's Paul Cohen needs to do is get past the problem of people
In our penultimate column, we explore whether one candidate has a record better indicating support for scientific research
Cuts to the government agency's budget would impact a lot of science.
Then, if something goes wrong, a quick whiff will let them know
The implants would use light pulses to activate certain brain regions and reroute function
Pushing synthetic biology to the next level
How will the next American president keep the country at the center of the high-tech universe?
Armed with better batteries and stronger materials, new submersibles aim to go deeper than ever before and open up the whole of the unexplored ocean to human eyes
Careers: Defense researcher, engineer
Emerging medicine: Scientists design gold "nanoshells" that seek and destroy tumors.
Behind the scenes at the DARPA Grand Challenge, the 142-mile robot race that died at mile 7
Our reporters deliver the latest on autonomous vehicles.
Redundancy is key for Stanford University's team. Its vehicle's brain contains six networked Pentiums that hold multiple copies of all the software
This student team is running its own private competition: It's entering two vehicles, each programmed to act quite differently