Annie Jacobsen is a contributing editor at the Los Angeles Times Magazine and an investigative reporter whose work has also appeared in The National ReviewandThe Dallas Morning News. Her two-part series The Road to Area 51was one of the most read in the Los Angeles Times Magazine. A graduate of Princeton University, she lives in Los Angeles.
In the first half of the program, journalist and author Annie Jacobsen discussed DARPA - the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency which began during the Cold War and now develops robot warfare, drones, and brain control among many other frightening things.
Journalist and author Annie Jacobsen, who writes about war, weapons, US national security and government secrecy, discussed her latest research on Operation Paperclip, a decades-long, covert project to bring Hitler's scientists and their families to the United States after WWII ended.
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Investigative reporter Annie Jacobsen (book link) had exclusive access to nineteen men who served at the covert military installation, Area 51. She joined George Knapp in the first half of the program to discuss what she uncovered.