Julia Buntaine Hoel, “Thoughts 23” (2016–2017), digital print on aluminum, 20 x 16 inches. Neuron data acquired from neuroimaging software developed by EyeWire.

Defense and National Security

Scientific and technological advancements are vital to effective national security. Emerging technologies and evolving geopolitics mean there are always new problems to solve and new issues to analyze. The articles on this page explore how science and technology influence national defense, and offer policy proposals that can make the United States more secure.