Biden calls on Congress to fund ‘DARPA for health’ in State of the Union address


The proposed ARPA-H would seek to emulate the Pentagon's foundational breakthroughs such as GPS or the internet.

NIH makes its coronavirus genomic data publicly accessible in the cloud


Researchers can now quickly access the data for free, so long as they have an NIH award.

DOD needs some help digitizing a massive collection of respiratory disease samples


The DOD wants to turn more than 86 million specimens into digital data to be run through machine learning algorithms.

White House should create website for coronavirus information, senator says


Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., is asking the administration to create a "central hub of trusted information" under a domain such as

DOE creates an AI office to capitalize on the technology’s ‘Golden Age’


The office will "transform DOE into a world-leading AI enterprise," but there are few details available beyond that.

DOE ups quantum investment with projects for computing, physics


Programming and networking projects, as well as research on deeper physics problems, got rounds of funding from DOE.