Usain Bolt

Photo of the Cheetah robot. (credit: DARPA)

Defense Department Creates Robot That Outruns Olympian Usain Bolt

Don’t blink. A robot created by the Department of Defense can now run faster than Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt.


President Barack Obama walks through the Kenwood neighborhood of Chicago on Aug. 12, 2012. (credit: YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Election Not Going To Turn Out Like Usain Bolt Race

The red-brick Georgian Revival home was gleaming: An American flag extended from the porch, the evergreen trees surrounding the yard were pruned and the red impatiens and begonias were blooming. Guests mingled at tables covered with stylish lime-colored tablecloths and listened to light jazz before their host said a few words.