Author Archives: Richard Van Atta

Book Review: Histories of an Innovation Icon


This article is in Climate and Energy, Summer 2017


Imagineers of War: The Untold Story of DARPA, the Pentagon Agency that Changed the World by Sharon Weinberger. New York, NY: Knopf, 2017, 496 pp. The Pentagon’s Brain: An Uncensored History of DARPA, America’s Top-Secret Military Research Agency by Annie Jacobsen. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Company, 2015, 560 pp. Sharon Weinberger’s new book, […]