defence research

  • DARPA Is Exploring Ways to Wirelessly Charge Drone Swarms

    DARPA Is Exploring Ways to Wirelessly Charge Drone Swarms

    The Defence Research Intelligence Agency, the gonzo R&D arm of the Pentagon, has had a hand in inventing everything from GPS and speech translation to the early precursors of the internet. (The agency also tried to develop a mechanical elephant to traverse South Vietnam, but who’s keeping count). Now the agency is working with a…