DARPA Creates The Tech You Can Only Dream Of
Curious what a rocket-dodging car would look like? How about a robotic pack mule? Or maybe a wearable robot? These are a few of DARPA's projects.By Jake Godin | November 20, 2014
All very different, yet all tied together by one entity — DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
DARPA was created by Dwight D. Eisenhower after the Soviet Union surprised the U.S. with the launch of the Sputnik satellite in 1958. While not exactly a household name, the agency has had a global impact.