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New Gloss on Cuba's Classic Cars

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

When Martin Viera's Chevrolet rolled out of the dealer's lot, Harry Truman was president of the United States, gasoline cost 27 cents a gallon and a 24-year-old lefty named Tommy Lasorda was pitching for Almendares in the Cuban winter ...

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Photos of the Day: Cuba's Pre-Revolutionary Cars Get New Life

October 20, 2014 9:56 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The cars may gleam on the outside, but they’re often battered, rolling monuments to ingenuity within. Many scavenge parts, particularly engines, from Soviet-era cars and trucks ...           

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Commercial Rocket Test Helps Prep for Journey to Mars

October 20, 2014 9:43 am | by NASA | News | Comments

Recognizing that technology drives exploration, NASA has selected four teams of agency technologists for participation in the Early Career Initiative pilot program. The program encourages creativity and innovation among early career ...  

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NASA Partners with Innovators to Enable Future Exploration

October 20, 2014 9:39 am | by NASA | News | Comments

Recognizing that technology drives exploration, NASA has selected four teams of agency technologists for participation in the Early Career Initiative (ECI) pilot program. The program encourages creativity and innovation among early career ...

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The Advantages of Adhesive Bonding

October 20, 2014 9:34 am | by Kevin Balben, Product Specialist, DELO Industrial Adhesives LLC | Articles | Comments

The advantages of adhesive bonding are many. With the development of new materials being used in a variety of different applications, it can be a challenge when trying to figure out a way to join two very different materials while retaining ...

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World's First Jet Engine with 3D-Printed Fuel Nozzles

October 20, 2014 9:29 am | by GE Reports | News | Comments

GE Aviation has been flight testing jet engines in Victorville in the Mojave Desert for more than a decade. But never one like the LEAP, the world’s first jet engine with 3D-printed fuel nozzles and parts from advanced ceramic materials ...

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4 Ways Businesses Can Learn from U.S. Army Safety Practices

October 20, 2014 9:28 am | by Chad Storlie, Author, Combat Leader to Corporate Leader & Battlefield to Business Success | Blogs | Comments

In the US Army, leaders and soldiers at all levels constantly plan, rehearse and act to do dangerous activities as safely as possible even while under dangerous conditions. In the US Army, dangerous conditions are a factor and not an excuse to ...

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Top-Secret Spacecraft Lands on California Coast

October 20, 2014 9:17 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A top-secret space plane landed Friday at an Air Force base on the Southern California coast. The plane spent nearly two years circling Earth on a classified mission. Known as the X-37B, it resembles a mini space shuttle.It safely touched down at ...

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Sprint Cuts 452 Jobs at Its Kansas Headquarters

October 20, 2014 9:03 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Sprint Corp. has cut 452 jobs from its Overland Park headquarters as part of a previously announced cost-cutting effort, the nation's third-biggest cellphone carrier disclosed in a filing with the Kansas Department of Commerce. The report, which was ...

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IBM to Pay $1.5B to Shed Its Costly Chip Division

October 20, 2014 8:58 am | by Michelle Chapman, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

IBM will pay $1.5 billion to Globalfoundries in order to shed its costly chip division. IBM Director of Research John E. Kelly III said in an interview Monday that handing over control of the semiconductor operations will allow it ...  

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Leine & Linde Brings On-Line Vibration Measurement to Wind Turbine Generators

October 17, 2014 4:22 pm | by PD&D Staff | Leine&Linde Ab | Product Releases | Comments

Planning maintenance activities on wind turbine generators, rather than dealing with emergencies, can result in significant reductions in operating expenses. To assist in that process, Leine and Linde offers rotary encoders equipped with ...

Teledyne LeCroy Introduces 1 GHz WaveSurfer 10 Oscilloscope

October 17, 2014 3:57 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Teledyne LeCroy has introduced the WaveSurfer 10 oscilloscope, with 1 GHz and 10 GS/s. The WaveSurfer 10 combines the MAUI advanced user interface with waveform processing, in addition to advanced math, measurement, and debug ...

Rolling Bearing Grease Provides Protection against Friction

October 17, 2014 2:30 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Kluber Lubrication has introduced Klubertherm HB 88-182 for the long-term lubrication of rolling bearings. This lubricating grease offers high-temperature properties and can be used for both low loads combined with high speeds and high ...

Designing the Antibiotics of the Future

October 17, 2014 1:42 pm | by University of Bristol | News | Comments

Researchers at the University of Bristol focused on the role of enzymes in the bacteria, which split the structure of the antibiotic and stop it working, making the bacteria resistant.The new findings, published in Chemical Communications ...

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New EMI & RFI Filters from Astrodyne

October 17, 2014 1:07 pm | by PD&D Staff | Astrodyne | Product Releases | Comments

Astrodyne has expanded its Mil/Aero product offerings line to include custom and off-the-shelf military filters. By acquiring LCR, Radius Power, and Filter Concepts earlier this year, Astrodyne is now able to offer its customers AC and DC ...

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