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Lobster-Eye Imager Detects Soft X-Ray Emissions

July 28, 2015 11:48 am | by American Institute of Physics | News | Comments

Solar winds are known for powering dangerous space weather events near Earth, which, in turn, endangers space assets. So a large interdisciplinary group of researchers, led by ...


Today in Engineering History: Total Solar Eclipse Captured on Daguerreotype

July 28, 2015 11:39 am | by Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy | Blogs | Comments

On this day in history, July 28, 1851, the first correctly exposed photograph, a daguerreotype, of the solar corona was made during the total phase of a solar eclipse ...


New Bill Seeks $48M for In-Vehicle Alcohol Detection

July 28, 2015 11:33 am | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | News | Comments

A new bill has been introduced that would provide funding to the Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as part of a collaborative research effort to ...


NVBOTS Wants to Revolutionize 3D Printing for Students & Manufacturers

July 28, 2015 11:19 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | Articles | Comments

NVBOTS co-founder and CEO AJ Perez has a vision for his company that involves adding commercial printers to its existing stock of educational ones, making it easier for both students and professionals ...


United Technologies: U.S. Probes Sikorsky on Navy Contract

July 28, 2015 10:39 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The Justice Department has launched a criminal probe into allegations that subsidiary helicopter maker Sikorsky and two subsidiaries overbilled the Navy, United Technologies Corp. said Friday ...


'Warp Drive' Thrust Confirmed by Researchers

July 28, 2015 10:30 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The idea passed through several hands, from UK-based Satellite Propulsion Research to test labs at NASA Eagleworks at the Johnson Space Center ...


Watch Today's Kids Try the Original iPod

July 28, 2015 10:30 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

The smartphone market is booming, with April to June of this year showing the second best numbers in history. When people think of big numbers when it comes to smartphones, Apple and Samsung may ...


Adhesive Curing Within Seconds

July 28, 2015 10:07 am | by Kevin Balben, Product Specialist, DELO Industrial Adhesives | Blogs | Comments

Light curing describes a reaction in which adhesives achieve strength through exposure to light. This is particularly beneficial in the industrial production process, since short cycle times are require ...


Achieving Lowest Total Cost in Outsourced Engineering & Manufacturing Activities

July 28, 2015 10:02 am | by Brandon Loo, Director of Engineering, Milwaukee Electronics' Design Engineering Group | Articles | Comments

Engineering resources are a shrinking commodity at most original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The workload hasn’t decreased. If anything it has grown, as product lifecycles become shorter ...


Pool Fire at The Cosmopolitan Fueled by Fake Palm Trees

July 28, 2015 9:56 am | by Kimberly Pierceall, Associated Press | News | Comments

Fake palm trees and high winds fueled a poolside fire on a rooftop at The Cosmopolitan hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip over the weekend, fire officials said Monday. The blaze ...


Mitsubishi, UAW to Work Together on Buyer for Illinois Plant

July 28, 2015 9:55 am | by David Mercer, Associated Press | News | Comments

Mitsubishi Motors and the United Auto Workers said Monday that they will work together to look for a buyer for the central Illinois plant the company plans to close ...


Ford Surprises in 2Q with Record North American Profit

July 28, 2015 9:45 am | by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Ford Motor Co.'s net income jumped 44 percent to $1.9 billion in the second quarter as global sales rose and the company was able to charge more for new trucks and SUVs with ...


Tokyo Olympic Stadium Designer Strikes Back at Critics

July 28, 2015 9:40 am | by Ken Moritsugu, Associated Press | News | Comments

The architects behind a scrapped plan for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic stadium blamed the bidding process and rocketing building costs for the spiraling price tag, striking back at claims that ...


Photos of the Day: Developing the Atomic Bomb

July 28, 2015 9:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A new PBS special looks into the creation of the atomic bomb in the city of Los Alamos and will feature newly-restored footage of nuclear weaponry. "The Bomb," which begins ...


PBS Special 'The Bomb' Seeks to Tell Story of Atomic Weapons

July 28, 2015 9:34 am | by Russell Contreras, Associated Press | News | Comments

The creation of the atomic bomb in a New Mexico secret city and newly restored and declassified footage will be featured in a new PBS special released as the 70th anniversary of ...



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