Today's Headlines

Trash to Treasure: Turning Steel-mill Waste into Bricks
Eurekalert!, 11 hours ago
Scientists are reporting development and successful testing of a promising new way of using a troublesome byproduct of the global steel industry as raw materials for bricks that can be used in construction projects. Their study appears in ACS'' Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.
Australian Built Hoverbike Prepares for Takeoff
Gizmag, 11 hours ago
Adventurous motorcyclists might be familiar with the thrill of getting airborne at the top of a rise, but the Hoverbike is set to take catching some air to a whole new level. With a 1170 cc 4-stroke engine delivering 80 kW driving two ducted propellers, the inventor of the Hoverbike, Chris Malloy, s...
This Hot Chip Shrinks Management Of An Entire Electrical Grid Into Just Four Millimeters
Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
Student-designed Device Could Make Dialysis Safer and Easier

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Aerospace

China's Shandong Airlines places $4.6bn order for 50 Boeing 737s
Aerospace Technology, 9 hours ago
Chinese carrier Shandong Airlines has agreed to purchase 50 Boeing 737 jets, worth $4.6bn at list prices, in a move to grow its fleet and facilitate future business expansion.

Chemical and Material

Virus-Inspired Coating Protects DNA Nanostructures In The Body
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 9 hours ago
Nanomedicine: A lipid coating could protect DNA drug carriers in the bloodstream
Facile Droplet-based Microfluidic Synthesis of Monodisperse IV-VI Semiconductor Nanocrystals with Coupled In-Line NIR Fluorescence Detection
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 9 hours ago
William Tisdale receives 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, March 26, 2014

Civil Engineering

Japanese School Restoration Wins the 2012 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize
Architectural Record - News, 9 hours ago
On November 13, the efforts of the Architectural Consortium that spearheaded the historic building''s salvation will be honored when they are presented with the 2012 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
RNA shows potential as boiling-resistant anionic polymer material for nanoarchitectures
ScienceDaily: Civil Engineering News, 9 hours ago
Restoration Key to Giant London Powerplant''s Redevelopment
ENR - Construction, Building & Engineering News, 9 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

College BIM Labs Get State-of-the-Art Makeovers
Design News - Electronics & Test, 9 hours ago
Initialising MPC5777M clock generation module
EE Times - Asia, 9 hours ago
Cadence to Acquire Jasper
EE Times - News, 9 hours ago

Electronics

PernixData FVP Clusters Server Flash To Add Performance In Virtualized Environments
CRN - Breaking News, August 06, 2013
With PernixData FVP software, multiple servers'' flash and SSDs can be clustered to form a high-performance storage tier supporting virtualized environments without the need for changing customers'' hardware.
Efficient growth for fibre
Electro Optics - Features, 9 hours ago
Cadence to Acquire Jasper
Programmable Logic DesignLine - News, 9 hours ago

General Engineering

Infrasound Sensor Network Detects the Asteroid Blasts We Missed
MSNBC Science Headlines, 9 hours ago
SEATTLE - The meteor blast that injured more than 1,200 people in Russia last year may have been the most spectacular asteroid strike seen in the past century, but there have been more since then, according to readings from an infrasound network established to detect nuclear weapons tests.
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
Innovation Sets Small Businesses Apart
Invention Machine Blog, 9 hours ago

Manufacturing

E-Cig Industry Waiting For Federal Regulation
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 9 hours ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They''re about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.The Food and Drug Administration will propose rules for e-cigarettes as early as this mo...
10 Technologies That Make Us Super-Human
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 9 hours ago
Why Fluid Power Matters as a Machine Motion Source
Control Design - News, April 21, 2014

Mechanical Engineering

Yokogawa SC24 Differential Combined PH Sensor
Control Design - Industry News, 9 hours ago
SC24 differential combined pH sensors integrates four functions-pH sensing, reference cell, temperature compensation and liquid earth (ORP).
Why Fluid Power Matters as a Machine Motion Source
Control Design - News, April 21, 2014
Yokogawa SC24 Differential Combined PH Sensor
Control Design - Machine Safety, 9 hours ago

Software

New 3D-Printed Metals From EOS
Design News - Software & Hardware, 9 hours ago
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 9 hours ago
Violin and Microsoft Team for Windows Flash Array
InfoStor - Top News, 9 hours ago

Sustainable Engineering

Getting Fortune 500 To Invest Much More In Renewable Energy (VIDEO)
Alternative Energy Technology, 9 hours ago
Filed under: Energy News
Smart growth for conservatives
Energy Bulletin, 9 hours ago
Listen to Kermit the Frog Being Right: It's Not Easy Being Green?
The Green Optimistic, 9 hours ago

Technology and Research

China's Shandong Airlines places $4.6bn order for 50 Boeing 737s
Aerospace Technology, 9 hours ago
Chinese carrier Shandong Airlines has agreed to purchase 50 Boeing 737 jets, worth $4.6bn at list prices, in a move to grow its fleet and facilitate future business expansion.
AT&T joins crowded field with online video plans
AP Top Technology News, 9 hours ago
Effect of Contour Shape of Nervous System Electromagnetic Stimulation Coils on the Induced Electrical Field Distribution
Source, 9 hours ago

Transportation

Cadence to Acquire Jasper
Automotive DesignLine - News, 9 hours ago
The merger will create the most comprehensive set of verification tools, according to the companies.
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013