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Experiment Confirms Quantum Theory Weirdness

May 27, 2015 12:07 pm | by Australian National University | News | Comments

The bizarre nature of reality as laid out by quantum theory has survived another test, with scientists performing a famous experiment and proving that reality does not exist until ...


Linking Superconductivity & Structure

May 27, 2015 11:57 am | by Carnegie Institution | News | Comments

Superconductivity is a rare physical state in which matter is able to conduct electricity - maintain a flow of electrons - without any resistance. It can only be found in certain materials ...


Tablets Can Help Elderly Cross the 'Digital Divide'

May 27, 2015 11:55 am | by Michigan State University | News | Comments

One way to help the elderly cross what's known as the "digital divide" is the use of tablets, those smaller, lighter, easy-to-use computers that seem to be taking the place of laptops ...


Medical Millirobots Offer Hope for Less-Invasive Surgeries

May 27, 2015 11:52 am | by University of Houston | News | Comments

Seeking to advance minimally invasive medical treatments, researchers have proposed using tiny robots, driven by magnetic potential energy from magnetic resonance imaging scanners ...


Speaking the Language of Electronics

May 27, 2015 11:06 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Electronics company Orbotech wants to enter a new era with the fresh tagline “The Language of Electronics.” Orbotech makes automated optical inspection systems ...


SpaceX Receives Certification for U.S. Military Launches

May 27, 2015 10:18 am | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The Tuesday announcement makes SpaceX just the second company to receive the green light from the U.S. Air Force for sending national security payloads into orbit ...


4 Key Takeaways from the Wohlers Report 2015

May 27, 2015 9:57 am | by Stratasys Blog | Blogs | Comments

It’s not easy to summarize a 300+ page report in the span of a blog post, especially one as thorough and educationally deep as Wohlers Report 2015 on the state of the 3D printing industry ...


Ford Recalls Nearly 423K Vehicles for Power Steering Problem

May 27, 2015 9:49 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven. The recall covers certain Ford Flex and Taurus vehicles, as well as ...


Makers Leverage Innovative Laser Technology

May 27, 2015 9:46 am | by Robert Boyes, Senior Product Line Manager, Laser Machine Tools, Coherent | Articles | Comments

The rise of maker culture is closely connected with the development of 3D printing because it empowers individuals to easily create physical objects from digital files, without the need for ...


Prank Text Crashes Phones

May 27, 2015 9:45 am | by Megan Crouse Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

One single text message could cause iPhones to continually crash. A string of Arabic and other Unicode characters crashes Springboard when the phone tries to render it. This "prank" text can be fixed by sending the phone another message ...


Photos of the Day: ​Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER Helicopter Takes First Flight

May 27, 2015 9:35 am | by Sikorsky | News | Comments

During the first test flight, which lasted approximately one hour, RAIDER Pilot Bill Fell and Co-Pilot Kevin Bredenbeck took the aircraft through a series of maneuvers designed to test the aircraft’s ...


MaterialsLab Improves How We Conduct Research On Earth & in Space

May 27, 2015 9:23 am | by Bill Hubscher, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center | News | Comments

When companies try to "build a better mousetrap," the process can involve lots of internal studies and tests on the kinds of materials to use and effective designs ...


More 2D Printing Companies Open 3D Service

May 27, 2015 9:20 am | by Megan Crouse Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

A 3D printing startup called MatterFab has raised $5.75 million with help from GE Ventures, an appropriate backer since MatterFab CEO Matt Burris became interested in 3D printing after GE started to print some of the machine parts that he used ...


Cheap Motorbikes Bring Opportunity & Chaos to Haiti

May 27, 2015 9:16 am | by David McFadden, Associated Press | News | Comments

Joseph-Marc Carel knows the danger of ferrying passengers on his small motorbike, sometimes two at a time, as tides of the buzzing vehicles cut through the chaotic Haitian capital. He has a prosthetic leg to prove it ...


Hyundai Is first to Offer Android Auto System

May 27, 2015 9:11 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hyundai is the first carmaker to offer Google's Android Auto system. Starting Tuesday, Android smartphone users with a 2015 Sonata can ask dealers to download the system for ...



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