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World's Smallest CMOS Video Camera

August 20, 2014 3:42 pm | by Medigus | Product Releases | Comments

Medigus has announced the micro ScoutCam 1.2, a proprietary 1.2 mm diameter waterproof CMOS video camera that can be used in extreme environments and is the smallest such camera in the world. With capabilities ranging from going into a ...

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McLaren Technology Goes into Road Bikes

August 20, 2014 3:27 pm | by IET | Videos | Comments

David Belo, Simulation Engineer at McLaren, talks to IET.tv about their work with Specialized on road bikes at The Goodwood Festival of Speed ...                 

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Bill Nye on the Remarkable Efficiency of SpaceX

August 20, 2014 3:24 pm | by Big Think | Videos | Comments

Bill Nye (The Science Guy!) opines on the pros and cons of NASA and SpaceX manufacturing. In a congressional move of either genius or ignorance, the decentralization of NASA facilities has resulted in remarkable resilience ... at the expense of ...

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Evaluating & Drafting Motor Repair Specifications for Improved Reliability

August 20, 2014 2:03 pm | by Lola Williams, Bradleys, Inc. | Articles | Comments

Reliability, MTBF, downtime, costs, safety, efficiency, standardization have pushed documented motor repair specifications and internal motor repair facility’s repair processes to the forefront in today’s industrial environment ...   

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B&N, Samsung Unveil Reading-Focused Nook Tablet

August 20, 2014 1:26 pm | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Barnes & Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller's own Nook tablets. The 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will sell for $179, the same entry price of the non-branded ...    

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EAO Signs Global Distribution Agreement with Mouser Electronics

August 20, 2014 1:02 pm | by EAO | News | Comments

EAO, a premier global supplier of Human Machine Interface (HMI) Systems and Components, announces that it has signed a distribution agreement with Mouser Electronics for global distribution of EAO’s products. Mouser Electronics is a ...  

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Isola's RF-Substrate Conversion Program Gains Momentum in Partnership With InnoSenT & KSG

August 20, 2014 11:36 am | by Isola Group | News | Comments

Isola Group S.a r.l., a company that develops copper-clad laminates and dielectric prepreg materials used to fabricate advanced multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs), announced a major qualification win in partnership with KSG Leiterplatten ... 

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Discovery Suggests Surprising Uses for Common Bubbles

August 20, 2014 11:09 am | by John Sullivan, Princeton University | News | Comments

Anyone who has ever had a glass of fizzy soda knows that bubbles can throw tiny particles into the air. But in a finding with wide industrial applications, Princeton researchers have demonstrated that the bursting bubbles push some particles down into ...

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How to Accurately & Cheaply Move Single Cells Around

August 20, 2014 10:56 am | by Houston Methodist | News | Comments

Scientists at the Houston Methodist Research Institute have figured out how to pick up and transfer single cells using a pipette -- a common laboratory tool that's been tweaked slightly. They describe this engineering feat and preliminary test results in ...

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Asian Inventions Dominate Energy Storage Systems

August 20, 2014 10:49 am | by Technische Universität München | News | Comments

In recent years, the number of patent applications for electrochemical energy storage technologies has soared. According to a study by the Technische Universität München (TUM), the largest volume of applications by far is submitted by ...

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Engineering New Bone Growth

August 20, 2014 10:35 am | by Anne Trafton, MIT News | News | Comments

MIT chemical engineers have devised a new implantable tissue scaffold coated with bone growth factors that are released slowly over a few weeks. When applied to bone injuries or defects, this coated scaffold induces the body to rapidly form new ...

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Security Flaws Found in Backscatter X-Ray Scanners

August 20, 2014 10:26 am | by University of California - San Diego | News | Comments

A team of researchers from the University of California, San Diego, the University of Michigan, and Johns Hopkins University have discovered several security vulnerabilities in full-body backscatter X-ray scanners deployed to U.S. airports between ...

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Testing the Life of Nuclear Reactors

August 20, 2014 10:15 am | by Elsevier | News | Comments

Researchers at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls and TerraPower based in Bellevue, Washington, have demonstrated the power of high-energy beams of charged ...  

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Cyborg Moth 'Biobots' Could Create Cyberphysical Sensor Network

August 20, 2014 10:07 am | by NC State University | News | Comments

North Carolina State University researchers have developed methods for electronically manipulating the flight muscles of moths and for monitoring the electrical signals moths use to control those muscles. The work opens the door to the ...

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U.S. Safety Agency Offers Online Recall Check

August 20, 2014 9:57 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said the service started Wednesday on its website ... 

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