The Department of Mad Scientists: How an Obscure Department of Defense Agency Shapes Our Society | Woodstock Library | Lectures & Talks | Hudson Valley; Chronogram

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The Department of Mad Scientists: How an Obscure Department of Defense Agency Shapes Our Society

When: Sat., April 5, 5 p.m. 2014

Innovations writer Michael Belfiore (New York Times, Popular Science, and Financial Times) takes us inside DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), which was America’s first space agency, the developer of the satellite navigational system, and the internet. How has DARPA kept its influence? Q & A to follow.

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