Michael Gove calls for a British DARPA to increase UK technology investment

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Gove calls for a UK DARPA as part of a technology investment push

Conservative Party leadership hopeful Michael Gove has called for the creation of a British equivalent of America's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) - not unlike the old Defence Ev...

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