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Students in Singapore have built a 49 kilogram (108 pounds) paraglider tricycle, the lightest of its kind, which can carry one person and will be featured on...
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7.29.2016
12:12pm
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As the number of “potentially habitable” planets that astronomers find continues to rise, we seem ever closer to answering the question, “Are we alone in the...
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7.29.2016
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Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a method to recycle nearly 100 percent of the materials in certain types of thermoset carbon...
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7.29.2016
11:20am
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We're on the edge of a new frontier in art and creativity — and it's not human. Blaise Agüera y Arcas, principal scientist at Google, works with deep neural...
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7.29.2016
11:14am
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Tesla Motors will look elsewhere for the camera technology used in its Autopilot system in the aftermath of the first fatal crash involving the system earlier...
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7.29.2016
11:09am
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Fueled by the fear of losing his fortune, in the late 1880s Edison began a propaganda campaign to convince the public that AC power was deadly – despite DC...
by Darren Halford, EU Automation
7.29.2016
10:17am
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U.S. safety inspectors are generally unable to conduct unannounced inspections of foreign repair stations where most airlines send their planes for major...
by Joan Lowy, Associated Press
7.29.2016
9:59am
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The Henry Ford history attraction in suburban Detroit is hosting a festival celebrating arts, crafts, engineering and technology. Maker Faire Detroit is in its...
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7.29.2016
9:55am
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GE made big news with its advanced turboprop engine built from 3D-printed parts at this week’s EAA AirVentures fly-in in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. But GE technology...
by Tomas Kellner, GE Reports
7.29.2016
9:48am
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Freight railroads could be forced to allow competing railroads to serve some customers along their tracks if federal regulators approve a new rule. The Surface...
by Josh Funk, AP Business Writer
7.29.2016
9:23am
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The pilots' union president said Thursday that American Airlines is reducing its safety margin by "manipulating" flight plans with tactics that include faster...
by David Koenig, AP Airlines Writer
7.29.2016
9:16am
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BAE Systems CEO Ian King said that he does not expect Brexit to make “any material near-term trading impact on our business," along with reporting on an uptick...
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7.28.2016
5:01pm
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Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are working on echolocation sneakers that could help visually impaired people navigate the world –...
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7.28.2016
2:59pm
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A study performed at Florida State University found that astronauts who traveled with the Apollo space program are experiencing higher than average rates of...
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7.28.2016
2:47pm
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This giant solar furnace concentrates the heat of the sun into a 3,000-degree Celsius beam that can fire ceramics without fuel. The IEEE profiled the double-...
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7.28.2016
10:47am
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Today on Engineering Newswire, we’re flying the world’s fastest production drone, hitting up some gnarly waves with an inflatable, electric surfboard, and...
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7.28.2016
10:45am
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Oracle is buying cloud company NetSuite in a deal valued at about $9.3 billion. Oracle CEO Mark Hurd said in a statement on Thursday that the two company's...
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7.28.2016
10:38am
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Prompted by growing North American demand for its vans, Mercedes-Benz Vans broke ground Wednesday on a new $500 million U.S. assembly plant in South Carolina....
by Bruce Smith, Associated Press
7.28.2016
10:33am
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As the search for life on distant planets heats up, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is bringing this hunt closer to home. Launching in 2017...
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7.28.2016
10:27am
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For 2016, Ford stocks its Edge SUV with more technology, including an adaptive steering feature and park assist that can handle even perpendicular spaces. The...
by Ann M. Job, Associated Press
7.28.2016
9:55am
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Sam Wheeler, a renowned land speed motorcycle racer, is dead after the high-performance bike he was testing at Utah's famed Bonneville Salt Flats fish-tailed,...
by Brady McCombs, Associated Press
7.28.2016
9:40am
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New York state committed last year to generating half of its energy from renewable sources by the year 2030. Now comes the hard part: figuring out how to do it...
by David Klepper, Associated Press
7.28.2016
9:25am
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Boeing, absorbing billions in write-downs related to two of its newest commercial jets and a military fuel tanker, reported its first quarterly loss in nearly...
by Scott Mayerowitz, AP Airlines Writer
7.28.2016
9:21am
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Flexible OLED screens can allow for new and adaptable form factors when it comes to consumer devices, with their ability to bend instead of break and to fold....
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7.27.2016
4:29pm
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This car was designed by a computer, inside a virtual environment. A startup called Hack Rod used Nvidia GPU technology and Autodesk software to use AI to...
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7.27.2016
10:10am
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Mercedes-Benz Vans is breaking ground on a new $500 million assembly plant to build Sprinter vans in South Carolina, an operation that will add about 1,300...
by Bruce Smith, Associated Press
7.27.2016
9:46am
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Spanning from my high school theater experience to my transition from startup founder to corporate vice president, here are my four pieces of leadership advice...
by Amy Bunszel, Line/Shape/Space
7.27.2016
9:37am
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The European Space Agency says it is switching off its radio link to the probe that landed on a comet, after receiving no signal from the lander for a year....
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7.27.2016
9:29am
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The driver killed when his Tesla sedan crashed while in self-driving mode was traveling at 9 mph above the speed limit just before hitting the side of a...
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7.27.2016
9:16am
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The latest model of the gigantic C-5 Galaxy military transport jet galumphed into the Oshkosh fly-in on Tuesday. The plane, which was the world’s largest...
by Tomas Kellner, GE Reports
7.27.2016
9:12am
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It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: a massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could nearly double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries...
by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer
7.27.2016
8:52am
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