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This demo of DARPA’s video game-like GXV-T agility vehicle illustrates active re-positioning of armor, burst acceleration & suspensions that would enable the vehicle to dodge.
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Army engineers work to integrate sensors and logic devices to scan and filter the environment and autonomously airburst the fuze in the ideal spot.
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Smart” bacteria that sense, track, pursue, fight and defeat infectious and other biological agents afflicting the warfighter might be closer to reality.
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Astronauts on the International Space Station are getting a super cool 3-D printer, the first ever to be flown in space!
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SSS Light and Dark in the Universe 600X350

Saturday Space Sight: Located in the constellation of Perseus, this star is in the early stages of its life and is still forming into a fully-grown star.
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Adam Thurn, NRL Aerospace Engineer, has invented a nichrome burn wire mechanism for these CubeSats, as they’re called, to deploy something once in orbit.
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Discovering the POWER of the Air Force 600X350

APTO conducted research to develop and demonstrate a method for gathering information for legacy flightline systems, helping us to better understand the power of the Air Force.
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First healing powers, then adamantium, right? DARPA is developing implants that are inserted via a needle, designed to heal the bodies and minds of service members.
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