A NASA scientist working on a DARPA-funded research project has published a scientific paper announcing that a three-dimensional nanoscopic “warp bubble”, the holy grail of faster-than-light propulsion research, had been observed during an experiment designed to investigate quantum effects. Although a full-fledged warp drive capable of transporting travelers across the
Atlas is back, and is wondering if you love Boston Dynamic’s anthropomorphic android, now that it can dance? The robotics design company recently posted a video titled “Do You Love Me?”, named after The Contours 1962 hit song. The video shows off Atlas’s improved agility through a routine of classic dance moves—and
Citing the need to keep pace with the military development of other countries, a military ethics committee in France has released a report that allows French researchers to begin developing new technologies to enhance the performance and effectiveness of soldiers on the battlefield—and at the same time issues guidelines and directives to
A new, non-invasive technique has been developed by researchers working for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that can boost the brain’s cognitive ability by up to 40 percent.