DARPA’s tiny implants will hook directly into your nervous system, treat diseases and depression without medication

DARPA’s tiny implants will hook directly into your nervous system, treat diseases and depression without medication

DARPA, on the back of the US government’s BRAIN program, has begun the development of tiny electronic implants that interface directly with your nervous system and can directly control and regulate many different diseases and chronic conditions, such as arthritis, PTSD, inflammatory bowel diseases, and depression. The program, called ElectRx, ultimately aims to replace medication […]

DARPA’s Atlas gets a huge upgrade, prepares to ‘cut the cord’

DARPA’s Atlas gets a huge upgrade, prepares to ‘cut the cord’

ATLAS, the standard-bearer for the next generation of robotics, is back and better than ever. In fact, it’s fully 75% better than ever, as the newest version of Google and Boston Dynamics’ humanoid robot carries over only a quarter of its parts from earlier prototypes. Everything from the battery pack to the arm strength has […]