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How Sleep Cleanses the Brain

ONR and the Department of Defense's Human Performance Optimization Advisory Committee recently held a workshop titled the "Restorative Effects of Sleep."

Presenters discussed the impact of sleep deprivation on warfighters and highlighted current sleep research endeavors, many of which are sponsored by ONR.

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  • Sleep Workshop

    Worn-Out Warriors

Naval STEM

Image - Naval STEM ExpoThe latest issue of the STEM2Stern newsletter is out! Focused on diversity, the June issue introduces Anthony Smith, the new director of the Navy's Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Institutions Program, and highlights rural robotics, "girl power," and an immigrant's story of scientific pursuits.

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ONR Celebrates 69 Years

The Shipboard Autonomous Firefighting Robot, left, successfully demonstrated remarkable advances in  robotic capabilities aboard a Navy ship last fall. This program is just one of the advanced technologies ONR has supported over the last 69 years. 

Chief of Naval Research Rear. Adm. Mat Winter discussed ONR's legacy of innovation and leadership in a Navy Live blog post.

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  • Image - SAFFiR, Shipboard Firefighting Autonomous Robot

    Celebrating 69 Years

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