Today's Headlines

Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 22 hours ago
China opened the world''s longest bridge over water on Thursday. The Jiaozhou Bay bridge is 26.4 miles long, according to Guinness World Records. It links China''s eastern port city of Qingdao to Huangdao island. State-run CCTV said the 110-foot-wide bridge cost more than 10 billion yuan ($1.5 billi...
Student-designed Device Could Make Dialysis Safer and Easier
Gizmag, 22 hours ago
There are approximately 1.5 million people worldwide who require regular hemodialysis treatments, due to the fact that their kidneys are no longer able to clean their blood. Clinicians generally reuse the same access point on each patient''s body, for routing their bloodstream to the dialysis machin...
Scavenging Ambient Electromagnetic Energy to Power Small Electronic Devices
''New Metal Type'' at Earth''s Core
Russia blames radiation for space probe failure

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Aerospace

BOC Aviation signs $8.8bn aircraft order with Boeing
Aerospace Technology, 21 hours ago
Bank of China''s aircraft leasing unit BOC Aviation has placed an $8.8bn order for 82 aircraft, as part of its strategy to grow its fleet of fuel-efficient aircraft.

Chemical and Material

Synthesis of Hybrid Au-In2O3 Nanoparticles Exhibiting Dual Plasmonic Resonance
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 20 hours ago
Chemistry of MaterialsDOI: 10.1021/cm502396d
Recovering Phosphorus From Animal Manure
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 21 hours ago
A pea-shooter for molecules
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, August 25, 2014

Civil Engineering

Bridge Builder Hooked on GPS-Guided Gantries
ENR - Construction, Building & Engineering News, 20 hours ago
Crews in Florida are using GPS to control two of the largest rubber-tired gantry cranes ever to work on a U.S. highway project.
Buckling up to turn
MIT News - Civil & Environmental Engineering, 20 hours ago
New Research by McGraw-Hill Construction Shows Dramatic Increase in Use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in North America
McGraw-Hill Construction - Latest Headlines, 20 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

5 Tips for Engineering Students
Design News - Electronics & Test, 21 hours ago
Vegetable Oil Transesterification in Supercritical Conditions Using Co-solvent Carbon Dioxide over Solid Catalysts: A Screening Study
Energy & Fuels, 20 hours ago
IoT Needs Open Discovery Scheme
EE Times - News, 21 hours ago

Electronics

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AdvancedImagingPro - Consumer Electronics News, 20 hours ago
IoT Needs Open Discovery Scheme
Green SupplyLine - News, 20 hours ago

General Engineering

Small Earthquake, Aftershocks Shake Napa Region
MSNBC Science Headlines, 21 hours ago
The 3.9-magnitude earthquake near American Canyon early Tuesday was accompanied by at least three aftershocks - two days after a major quake hit.
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
Atop Food Chain, Ospreys Ingest Many Poisons, Revealing Environmental Dangers
National Geographic News, 20 hours ago

Manufacturing

The Ins & Outs of Conveyor Innovation
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 20 hours ago
Amazon Acquires Twitch For $970M
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 21 hours ago
Lightened Loads for Diverse Automation Users
Control Design - News, 21 hours ago

Mechanical Engineering

Ifm Efector Type 4 Safety Curtain
Control Design - Industry News, 20 hours ago
Type 4 light curtains provide a multi-beam array of infrared light. If any of the beams are blocked by an object, such as a finger or a hand, the light curtain signals the machine to a safe state.
Lightened Loads for Diverse Automation Users
Control Design - News, 21 hours ago
Ifm Efector Type 4 Safety Curtain
Control Design - Industrial Networking, 20 hours ago

Software

5 Tips for Engineering Students
Design News - Software & Hardware, 20 hours ago
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 20 hours ago
Brocade Wants to Usher In the ''Solid State Ready'' Data Center Era
InfoStor - Top News, August 25, 2014

Sustainable Engineering

5 ways to assess how green that chemical is - by Mikhail Davis
International Society for Industrial Ecology, May 29, 2014
Interesting read about greening of chemicals by Mikhail Davis from Interface.  Find out more: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2013/09/20/how-green-chemical-5-ways-assess We get an awkward question from customers from time to time: "Is it true that Interface puts a pesticide in their...
Energy Reform Could Increase Mexico''s Long-Term Oil Production by 75%
Alternative Energy Technology, 20 hours ago
New Renewable Hydrogen Fuel Generation Catalyst Developed at Stanford
The Green Optimistic, 20 hours ago

Technology and Research

BOC Aviation signs $8.8bn aircraft order with Boeing
Aerospace Technology, 21 hours ago
Bank of China''s aircraft leasing unit BOC Aviation has placed an $8.8bn order for 82 aircraft, as part of its strategy to grow its fleet of fuel-efficient aircraft.
Biological effects of exposure to magnetic resonance imaging: an overview
Source, 20 hours ago
Newswire: 26 August 2014 - Fermilab: Do we live in a 2-D hologram?
Interactions.org - Particle Physics News, 20 hours ago

Transportation

IoT Needs Open Discovery Scheme
Automotive DesignLine - News, 21 hours ago
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013