If You Go Into Space For a Long Time, You Come Back a Genetically Different Person

Scott Kelly's year in space on the International Space Station made him a little less identical to his Earth-bound twin, Mark.

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The Pentagon Wants AI To Reveal Adversaries’ True Intentions

The U.S. military is looking to enlist game theory and artificial intelligence to fight tomorrow’s unconventional warfare tactics.

Here Are Some Key Challenges to Critical Infrastructure Security


Researchers should focus on when humans need to be in the loop and when machines can take charge.


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Finding Childcare for Work Travel Is Hard, But Better Options Are Within Our Reach

For many people, skipping conferences and business travel is not an option.


Lana Awad Is Engineering the Neuro-Tech That Will Transform Humanity

Technologists are working on projects that sound like the stuff of fiction.


$17.5 Billion Defense IT Contract Award Survives Four Protests

DISA’s ENCORE III contract is now open and ready for use after the Government Accountability Office dismissed several protests.


Modernizing Government IT Is Not Just About Technology

Agency CIOs must be empowered and focus on enterprisewide changes to truly move IT systems into the 21st century.


Tony Scott: Agency CIOs Need to Get Away from 1970s Tech

IT leaders need to think about technology in strategic ways, focus on shared services and constantly modernize, the former Federal CIO says.


How NASA Deploys Telehealth to Care for Astronauts

Ultrasound and remote video tools are critical to keeping International Space Station crew members healthy.


GSA Wants to Get an E-Commerce Portal Up and Running by 2020

The agency also asked Congress make some changes to the original legislation to help speed up the process.

Nextgov A Russian Soyuz 2.1b rocket carrying Meteor M satellite and additional 18 small satellites, lifts off from the launch pad at the new Vostochny cosmodrome outside the city of Tsiolkovsky.

The Military Race for Space Will Turn on the Ability to Choose Commercial Services

Like a befuddled consumer facing an entire aisle of jams and jellies, the Pentagon can’t figure out how to buy smart in an exploding market.


What Federal Mobile Security is Missing

We need to rethink our approach to fighting foreign cyber threats.