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Obama proposes $100M for brain mapping project

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday asked Congress to spend $100 million next year on a new project to map the human brain in hopes of eventually finding cures for disorders like Alzheimer’s, epilepsy and traumatic injuries.

04/02/2013

Robotic aerial refueling nears

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE (CNS) – A team attempting to demonstrate the first aerial refueling between two unmanned high-altitude aircraft has moved one step closer to robotic aerial refueling, Northrop Grumman officials announced today. The […]

10/05/2012

New phase of hypersonic program announced

(AP) – The Defense Department’s research arm will seek proposals next month for solutions to technology hurdles in super high-speed flight with a goal of testing a full-scale hypersonic X-plane in four years. The Defense […]

07/06/2012