Pulse

Pulse

  • drone view of forest (By l i g h t p o e t/Shutterstock.com)

    Drone finds hikers in search and rescue effort

    The Douglas County, Colo., Search and Rescue Team was able to locate lost hikers in just a few hours.

  • fire fighter with radio (By possohh/Shutterstock.com)

    NIST funds public safety communications research

    The 33 multiyear grants are intended to ensure first responders have access to advanced technologies.

  • CBP agent inspects a water drainage tunnel that spans from nogales ariz into mexico. DHS photo by josh denmark

    CBP seeks innovative wireless solutions

    Customs and Border Protection wants a better way to transmit its situational awareness data.

  • biometric scan (Army)

    A better biometric ID for the battlefield

    The Defense Department’s Special Operations Command is looking for the next generation of biometric identification devices.

  • next-gen ybersecurity dashboard (By Elnur/Shutterstock.com)

    DHS seeks next-gen security analysis

    The Department of Homeland Security is looking for information on advanced security analysis and visualization tools.

  • airport scanners (By oleandra/shutterstock.com)

    State Department eyes airport security pilot in Mexico

    The State Department is considering installing security equipment in eight Mexican airports as a part of an Airport Security Infrastructure Pilot Project.

  • lab testing (Shutterstock image)

    Biotech advances may stress regulatory agencies

    Ratcheting up scientific capabilities, tools and expertise will help agencies evaluate new biotech products, a new report says.

  • Maps track early arrival of spring (USA National Phenology Network)

    Maps track early arrival of spring

    A new set of maps from the USA National Phenology Network shows just how ahead of schedule spring is across the county.

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  • IFTTT data access program

    IFTTT digs into government data