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Hartford Courant
Obama's Ex-science Adviser Describes White House Workvarious sciences and works with agencies such as the National Science Foundatio
Obama's Ex-science Adviser Describes White House Work
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 hours ago
various sciences and works with agencies such as the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. "The idea is to herd the cats, to get the agencies together," he said. Rubin... Read more
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The Register
Darpa does a podcastof the technology curve and creating killer laser beams, cyborg soldiers and te
Darpa does a podcast
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
of the technology curve and creating killer laser beams, cyborg soldiers and telepathic control systems. Of course the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) also created much of the computer technology we rely on today including... Read more
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CNET
Stanford wins $2 million in robotic car racevehicles haven't just achieved world records, they've made history," said DARPA
Stanford wins $2 million in robotic car race
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
vehicles haven't just achieved world records, they've made history," said DARPA Director Tony Tether. DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is the research and development unit of the U.S. Department of Defense. DARPA had... Read more
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CNET
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.Enlarge Image DARPA / BostonDynamics' BigDog slips on a banana peel. You migh
Check out DARPA's new podcast -- so far, no insane killer robots.
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Enlarge Image DARPA / BostonDynamics' BigDog slips on a banana peel. You might know the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) from such exciting projects as Atlas the Terminator-like robot, the DARPA Grand Challenge that brought us... Read more
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Business Wire
BAE Systems Reveals Handheld Cognitive Electronic Warfare Technology for DARPAMERRIMACK, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Through a contract from the U.S. Defense Adva
BAE Systems Reveals Handheld Cognitive Electronic Warfare Technology for DARPA
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
MERRIMACK, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Through a contract from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), BAE Systems has developed a new lightweight, handheld tactical sensor that soldiers can easily carry and use to better understand... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia “Terminator” — suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia “Terminator” — suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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CNBC
Flying the friendly skies? Uber mulls short-distance air transport in citiesof the development of vertical takeoff and landing has been done by the militar
Flying the friendly skies? Uber mulls short-distance air transport in cities
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
of the development of vertical takeoff and landing has been done by the military. Below, for example, is a video that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is imagining as part of its VTOL Experimental Plane (VTOL X-Plane)program that... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalyps
Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
from robot dystopia "Terminator" -- suggesting AI might bring a robot apocalypse. The tweet was a response to a $2 million Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) challenge, encouraging hackers to build an autonomous hacker to be used in... Read more
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Business Wire
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Awards Booz Allen Hamilton a Spot on $120 Million Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity Contract to Support Innovative Research & Development Programsof driving innovative research that has transformed both military and civilian
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Awards Booz Allen Hamilton a Spot on $120 Million Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity Contract to Support Innovative Research & Development Programs
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
of driving innovative research that has transformed both military and civilian life. Since its inception in 1958, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has been at the forefront of strengthening U.S. national security through... Read more
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International Business Times
US lawmaker proposes new legislation to protect voting systems from hackershave the opportunity to vote." The second bill would also authorise the Nation
US lawmaker proposes new legislation to protect voting systems from hackers
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
have the opportunity to vote." The second bill would also authorise the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to create an election technology innovation program designed to support and... Read more
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CIO
Teleporting a photon leads researchers to quantum securityof light, over the span of just more than 3.5 miles in a straight length of fib
Teleporting a photon leads researchers to quantum security
CIO / Posted 8 days ago
of light, over the span of just more than 3.5 miles in a straight length of fiber optic cable. The effort, funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, sets a world record for distance in quantum teleportation. "Such a... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and TurnsTechnology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and Turns
E-Commerce Times / Posted 9 days ago
Technology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks date back at least a couple of years. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in 2014 was converting old drones into millimeter wave WiFi hotspots. Also in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Anti-Drone Arms Race Is Taking Offsend software warnings to nearby drone pilots, as part of a collaboration with
The Anti-Drone Arms Race Is Taking Off
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
send software warnings to nearby drone pilots, as part of a collaboration with the drone industry. Meanwhile, NASA and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the Pentagon's R&D arm, are developing and seeking proposals for building a system... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING ANA Presents Moonshot Avatar Concept at Upcoming XPRIZE Visioneers Summitof release dated Sept. 15, 2016, David Neyland's title should read: former dire
CORRECTING and REPLACING ANA Presents Moonshot Avatar Concept at Upcoming XPRIZE Visioneers Summit
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
of release dated Sept. 15, 2016, David Neyland's title should read: former director, Tactical Technology Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (instead of former director of DARPA). The corrected release reads: ANA PRESENTS... Read more
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ECOnline
Vencore Labs To Assist DARPA In Protecting The Nations Electrical Gridtwo prime contracts for the Rapid Attack Detection, Isolation and Characterizat
Vencore Labs To Assist DARPA In Protecting The Nations Electrical Grid
ECOnline / Posted 14 days ago
two prime contracts for the Rapid Attack Detection, Isolation and Characterization Systems (RADICS) program led by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The contracts have a total value of $17M and work is slated to begin in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Pentagon wants an 'aerial dragnet' to find enemy drones on the battlefield and in US citiesmilitary purposes, U.S. forces will increasingly be challenged by the need to q
The Pentagon wants an 'aerial dragnet' to find enemy drones on the battlefield and in US cities
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
military purposes, U.S. forces will increasingly be challenged by the need to quickly detect and identify such craft," the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency said in a news release. "Especially in urban areas, where sight lines are limited... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Pentagon wants an 'aerial dragnet' to find enemy drones on the battlefield and in US citiesmilitary purposes, U.S. forces will increasingly be challenged by the need to q
The Pentagon wants an 'aerial dragnet' to find enemy drones on the battlefield and in US cities
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
military purposes, U.S. forces will increasingly be challenged by the need to quickly detect and identify such craft," the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency said in a news release. "Especially in urban areas, where sight lines are limited... Read more
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Slate
The First Drone Strike: How a Cold War Idea Became the Dominant Weapon in the War on Terrorbe released by remote control. None of this technology existed yet, but as a cr
The First Drone Strike: How a Cold War Idea Became the Dominant Weapon in the War on Terror
Slate / Posted 16 days ago
be released by remote control. None of this technology existed yet, but as a crude experiment, Foster commissioned the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to build two “remotely piloted vehicles,” each powered by a lawn-mower engine and... Read more
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New Kerala
2016 Lemelson-MIT Prize winner Ramesh Raskar invents imaging system that can see around corners - newkerala.com #118680motion videos of light in motion. Raskar and his team have received significan
2016 Lemelson-MIT Prize winner Ramesh Raskar invents imaging system that can see around corners - newkerala.com #118680
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
motion videos of light in motion. Raskar and his team have received significant funding from sponsors including the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the National Science Foundation, and MIT to further develop the idea of... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and TurnsTechnology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and Turns
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 17 days ago
Technology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks date back at least a couple of years. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in 2014 was converting old drones into millimeter wave WiFi hotspots. Also in... Read more
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The Space Review
Selecting from the flight demonstration spectrumSpaceX had been developing this booster as an operable prototype demonstrator o
Selecting from the flight demonstration spectrum
The Space Review / Posted 18 days ago
SpaceX had been developing this booster as an operable prototype demonstrator on speculation. They had even lined up the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) FalconSat-2 as the rocket’s payload. Unfortunately, after a third failed... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
UMD Physicists Discover ‘Smoke Rings’ Made Of Laser Lightand physics/IREAP graduate students Sina Zahedpour , Ilia Larkin and Eric Rosen
UMD Physicists Discover ‘Smoke Rings’ Made Of Laser Light
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 18 days ago
and physics/IREAP graduate students Sina Zahedpour , Ilia Larkin and Eric Rosenthal. This work was supported by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Award No. W911NF1410372), the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (Award No.... Read more
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MedCity News
Nexeon MedSystems to take on the likes of Medtronic as it readies to go publicaddition to treating disease, brain stimulation has the potential to enhance le
Nexeon MedSystems to take on the likes of Medtronic as it readies to go public
MedCity News / Posted 18 days ago
addition to treating disease, brain stimulation has the potential to enhance learning, an application that intrigues the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). In 2015, the agency awarded $6.4 million to the Texas Biomedical Device... Read more
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FOX Business
USMC Will Absolutely Put Laser Guns on Its F-35sImage source: Lockheed Martin. It's been nearly two years since we first caugh
USMC Will Absolutely Put Laser Guns on Its F-35s
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
Image source: Lockheed Martin. It's been nearly two years since we first caught wind of a new project, sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), to put laser guns on warplanes. Two years since "the Pentagon's mad... Read more
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FOX Business
USMC Will Absolutely Put Laser Guns on Its F-35sMartin. Continue Reading Below It's been nearly two years since we first caug
USMC Will Absolutely Put Laser Guns on Its F-35s
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
Martin. Continue Reading Below It's been nearly two years since we first caught wind of a new project, sponsored by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), to put laser guns on warplanes. Two years since "the Pentagon's mad... Read more
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Daily Mail
Darpa reveals program to address 'safety gaps' in gene editingboth experts and the public, and some have even argued that the tool can be use
Darpa reveals program to address 'safety gaps' in gene editing
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
both experts and the public, and some have even argued that the tool can be used to create biological weapons. Now, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has revealed a new program that aims to set a ‘safe course’ for this field, with... Read more
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Business Wire
Moderna Announces Funding Award from BARDA for $8 Million with Potential of up to $125 Million to Accelerate Development of Zika Messenger RNA (mRNA) Vaccine(FDA) by the end of 2016. The company’s preclinical work for its Zika vaccine h
Moderna Announces Funding Award from BARDA for $8 Million with Potential of up to $125 Million to Accelerate Development of Zika Messenger RNA (mRNA) Vaccine
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
(FDA) by the end of 2016. The company’s preclinical work for its Zika vaccine has been funded through a grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Development efforts are being led by Valera, Moderna’s infectious... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and TurnsTechnology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks
Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and Turns
E-Commerce Times / Posted 24 days ago
Technology Experiments with using millimeter wave technology for WiFi networks date back at least a couple of years. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency in 2014 was converting old drones into millimeter wave WiFi hotspots. Also in... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Corbyn pledges to create £300m energy research agency: reportinvestment”. The agency had a budget of $280 million (£210 million) in 2015. A
Corbyn pledges to create £300m energy research agency: report
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 24 days ago
investment”. The agency had a budget of $280 million (£210 million) in 2015. ARPA-E was modelled on the famous Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) which was founded in 1958 to respond to the Soviet Union launching the... Read more
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asianage
India, US sign landmark logistics pactinteresting itinerary. His visit to the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental, U
India, US sign landmark logistics pact
asianage / Posted a month ago
interesting itinerary. His visit to the Defense Innovation Unit Experimental, US Cyber Command and the planned tour to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is indicative of the forward-looking idea that cutting-edge scientific applications... Read more
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Business Standard India
Manohar Parrikar, Ashton Carter sign logistics agreementhis three-day visit includes the US Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx)
Manohar Parrikar, Ashton Carter sign logistics agreement
Business Standard India / Posted a month ago
his three-day visit includes the US Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx), the US Cyber Command (CYBERCOM), the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and the famous 480th Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR)... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Curbing the life-long effects of traumatic brain injuryCancer Research at MIT, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute o
Curbing the life-long effects of traumatic brain injury
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 1 months ago
Cancer Research at MIT, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award. flame retardants end up... Read more

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