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The US Military Just Debuted EXACTO, Their Version Of The Blue Shell

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Ever wish the Blue Shell was real? Now it is, and vastly more terrifying, with EXACTO!

#Iron Man

The U.S. Military Is Determined To Make ‘Iron Man’ Really Happen

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Millions have already been spent developing armor for U.S. soldiers that would allow them to do everything but fly and afford the license on AC/DC songs.

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Of Course DARPA Wants To Teach Robots How To Team Up

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DARPA is teaching robots to team up to complete their objective. Which will probably turn into "Kill All Humans" at some point.

TERMINATOR

The Military’s Walking Terminator Robot Is Now Advanced Enough To Do Pratfalls

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DARPA has built a Terminator-like robot capable of physical comedy...

Robots

The Pentagon Wants Its Creepy Robot Horse To Be Silent And Bulletproof

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The Big Dog robot is absolutely terrifying already. And now the government wants to bulletproof the thing!

Technology

Top Government Scientist: Computer Technologically Will Stop Advancing In 2025

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According to Moore's Law, processor speeds will double every two years. DARPA thinks that'll stop being the case a decade from now.

TERMINATOR

DARPA Has Built A Terminator. No, Seriously.

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DARPA has officially unveiled the Atlas Robot. Yep, we've finally built a Terminator. And they're teaching it to drive.

weapons

The U.S. Military Is Officially Installing Laser Weapons Into Fighter Jets

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DARPA is building a laser weapon. OK, so that's not a surprise, but what is a surprise is that it could be in the air by the end of the year.

USAIN BOLT

The Pentagon’s Cheetah Robot Beats Usain Bolt’s Speed Record, Is Nightmare Fuel

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Boston Dynamics' DARPA-funded Cheetah robot broke the land speed record for legged robots six months ago. Now it broke the record for humans, too.

science

DARPA Can Now Put Out Fires With Sound

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Because it's awesome, that's why! And there's probably military applications, but mostly it's awesome.

Robots

Cheetah Robot Breaks Land Speed Record For Legged Robots

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The picture above is not the robot cheetah because baby cheetahs are cuter than robot cheetahs.

Tech

The FDA Is Speeding Up The Process Of Turning Us Into Cyborgs

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The FDA notoriously takes forever to approve new drugs and medical procedures, all in the name of so-called "safety" and "preventing flipper-babies.

Tech

Is NASA Planning One-Way Spaceflights?

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Earlier in October, NASA Ames Research Center director Simon Warden mentioned a new project NASA was working with DARPA on: a <a href="http://www.kurzweilai.net/nasa-ames-worden-reveals-darpa-funded-hundred-year-starship-program">"hundred year starship," designed for colonizing other planets</a>.

Tech

US Government Working On M.A.S.K. Technology

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The US government has big plans for the battlefield of the future and they look a sound an awful lot like an 80's toy commercial.

TEXAS

Minority Report Eye Scans Nearly Ready

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DARPA-funded engineers at Southern Methodist University (SMU) have been working on Panoptes for awhile, which is a gadget that uses low-resolution sensors instead of a lens to capture a high-resolution image.

science

JET FUEL? FROM MY ALGAE?

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Darpa (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) helped create the internet and satellite navigation systems, which has made my neverending quest to hunt emos at least 23% easier.


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