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Crane Army Key for Navy Aircraft Bomb Renovation

July 28, 2015 4:06 pm | by Mr. Thomas Peske (AMC) | News | Comments

Crane Army Ammunition Activity, or CAAA, is supporting U.S. and coalition warfighters conducting airstrikes in Operation Inherent Resolve, the effort to eliminate threats posed by Islamic State of Iraq and ...


Night Vision Gear Allows Soldiers to Accurately Shoot from Hip

July 28, 2015 3:55 pm | by David Vergun, U.S. Army | News | Comments

New night-vision equipment promises an enhanced image of the battlefield and frees Soldiers from using traditional firing positions. The Enhanced Night Vision Goggle III ...


European Space Agency Inks 3D Printing Cloud Service Deal

July 28, 2015 3:45 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

The European Space Agency (ESA) has reached an agreement with Streago allowing it to use the Japan-based company’s secure, cloud-based 3D printing business and workflow management system. 

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Navy Science & Tech Partnerships Grow in South America

July 28, 2015 3:44 pm | by David Smalley, Office of Naval Research | News | Comments

Scientific diplomacy took a giant step forward July 24 as Chief of Naval Research Rear Adm. Mat Winter officially opened the new Office of Naval Research Global (ONR Global) office in ...


Robot Subs Raced in 'Back to the Future'-Themed Competition

July 28, 2015 3:38 pm | by Sierra Jones, ONR Corporate Strategic Communications | News | Comments

High school and college engineering students from across the globe competed for bragging rights and cash prizes at the 18th International RoboSub Competition, which wrapped up ...


MIT to Be Key Player in $600M Public-Private Partnership

July 28, 2015 3:35 pm | by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office | News | Comments

MIT is a key player in a new $600 million public-private partnership announced by the Obama administration to help strengthen high-tech U.S.-based manufacturing ...


Infographic: The World Isn't Flat: Neither Are Touchscreens

July 28, 2015 3:12 pm | by Cambrios | News | Comments

Discover the zero downside of applying a flexible touch interface in you next CE or other designs, especially wearable personal electronics. The numerous ...


BMW Swing Arm Helps eBike Ride Smoothly

July 28, 2015 3:12 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

BMW has developed a new drive unit swing arm set-up which will be put into use on a new electric bike from German engineering shop HNF Heisenberg. The Heisenberg XF-1 eBike will utilize the drive ...


Carnegie Mellon Receives $731M DoD Award

July 28, 2015 2:21 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The U.S. Department of Defense announced various contracts Monday, including a $731.9 million award to Carnegie Mellon University for the operation of the Software Engineering Institute.


NTSB Announces Cause of Virgin Galatic’s SpaceShipTwo Crash

July 28, 2015 1:26 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

The National Transportation Safety Board announced today that the Oct. 31, 2014 in-flight breakup of SpaceShipTwo, a commercial space vehicle built for Virgin Galactic, was caused when the co-pilot unlocked the vehicle’s...


Device Could Spot Concussions By Tracking Brain's Electricity

July 28, 2015 12:21 pm | by Mike Keller, GE Reports | News | Comments

Today, when doctors are assessing athletes who have suffered a head injury, they will check their symptoms and perform an array of neurological and cognitive tests to arrive at a ..


Robotic Glove Puts Control in Grasp of Hand-Impaired Patients

July 28, 2015 12:17 pm | by Harvard University | News | Comments

Having achieved promising results in proof–of–concept prototyping and experimental testing, a soft robotic glove under development by soft wearable robotics expert ...


Wind Farm Construction Commences

July 28, 2015 12:07 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Construction has begun off Rhode Island's coast on the nation's first offshore wind farm. Deepwater Wind is building a five-turbine wind farm off ...


Developing a Hydrogen Fuel Cell Ferry & the World's Largest Refueling Station

July 28, 2015 12:04 pm | by Sandia National Laboratories | News | Comments

Hydrogen fuel cells have several advantages over the diesel engines that power most passenger ferries — no harmful exhaust emissions, higher energy efficiency, quiet ...


Reshaping the Solar Spectrum to Turn Light to Electricity

July 28, 2015 11:54 am | by University of California - Riverside | News | Comments

When it comes to installing solar cells, labor cost and the cost of the land to house them constitute the bulk of the expense. The solar cells - made often of silicon or cadmium telluride ...



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