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How to Deal With Broken Parts through Reverse Engineering

May 19, 2015 5:13 pm | by Nikunj Patel, Design Engineer, Hi-Tech CADD Services | Articles | Comments

Despite the application of robust engineering and design skills, parts break due to many unavoidable situations. While any manufactured part is designed considering all the stresses and loads it is about to undergo, it is likely to ...

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U.S. Investigating Nissan Versa for Alleged Safety Defect

May 19, 2015 5:04 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

U.S. regulators are investigating the Nissan Versa subcompact after getting reports that a coil spring in the front suspension can fracture and cut the tires. The investigation involves ...

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Hyperloop Test Track Headed to California

May 19, 2015 4:55 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has made a deal with California landowners. The acquisition gives the company a 5 mile stretch of land between ...

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Report Ranks World's Largest Greenhouse Gas Emitting Countries

May 19, 2015 4:30 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The U.S. received mixed reviews in a recent report which ranked the economic and energy performance of the 50 largest greenhouse gas-producing countries ...

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Air Force Mystery Space Plane Poised for Wed. Launch

May 19, 2015 4:18 pm | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

A mini military space plane is poised for liftoff Wednesday on another long orbital test flight. But as usual, the Air Force isn't saying much about the unmanned mission ...

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6 Chinese Nationals Charged with Stealing U.S. Trade Secrets

May 19, 2015 4:13 pm | News | Comments

Three Chinese nationals who earned advanced degrees from the University of Southern California and three others have been charged with stealing wireless technology from a pair of U.S. companies ...

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Advocacy Group: Wind Turbine Rules Needed to Protect Birds

May 19, 2015 4:07 pm | by John Flesher, AP Environmental Writer | News | Comments

A new analysis by the American Bird Conservancy said more than 30,000 of the existing 48,000 turbines are in places that government agencies or nonprofit organizations such as the ...

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WWII Spitfire Pilot Returns to the Skies

May 19, 2015 4:06 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A 92-year old World War II veteran took another flight in an iconic Supermarine Spitfire on May 7. Joy Lofthouse was a member of the Air Transport Auxiliary, responsible for flying planes to and from Royal Air Force and Royal Navy factories ...

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Navy Tests Electromagnetic Catapult on CVN 78

May 19, 2015 2:40 pm | by PEO Carriers Public Affairs | News | Comments

The Navy conducted the first-ever, shipboard, full-speed catapult shots using the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System aboard the aircraft carrier ...

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Festo Automation Aims for Smarter Robotics

May 19, 2015 2:35 pm | by Megan Crouse Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | Round Ups | Comments

On this robotics roundup, we see Festo angling to beat its Japanese competitors with "smart" robotics, programmable logic controllers, and more opportunities for growing and expanding robotic systems without making existing, valuable machinery obsolete ...

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Takata Air Bag Recall Doubles to Nearly 34 Million

May 19, 2015 2:31 pm | by Tom Krisher, Marcy Gordon, AP Writers | News | Comments

Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history ...

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60 New Technologies Aim to Cut Convoys to Forward Operating Bases

May 19, 2015 2:27 pm | by C. Todd Lopez, U.S. Army | News | Comments

Army research to reduce the use of fuel and water, and to reduce waste output at forward operating bases, or FOBs, promises to dramatically reduce the number of convoys and hours ...

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Space's Supply Chain Problem

May 19, 2015 1:54 pm | by Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy | Articles | Comments

RAPID, a weeklong event featuring the latest technology in 3D printing, scanning, and additive manufacturing, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this week in Long Beach California. Jason Dunn, Made in Space CTO, kicked off the event ...

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Wi-Fi Valued Higher Than Free Meals on Airplanes

May 19, 2015 1:26 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Technology used to make air travel more convenient and less stressful is taking off. A survey conducted for Honeywell in the United Arab Emirates shows that many air travel passengers ...

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Drones Being Used for Cattle Herding, Military Eavesdropping

May 19, 2015 1:10 pm | by Jacob Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Grazers in the Australian state of Queensland are using drones to round up cattle. The drones are especially useful because of the large size of many Queensland cattle ranges ...

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