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Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 16 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, 16 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

Airbus delivers technology package payload for ESA's LISA Pathfinder mission
Aerospace Technology, 15 hours ago
Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the technology package payload to the European Space Agency''s (ESA) LISA Pathfinder scientific mission.

Chemical and Material

Highly Bioactive Sol-Gel-Derived Borate Glasses
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 15 hours ago
Chemistry of MaterialsDOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b01697
New Route To Rare Heterocycles
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 15 hours ago
One-two punch knocks out aggressive tumors
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 15 hours ago

Civil Engineering

Revenue Remains on an Upward Track for MidAtlantic Firms
ENR - Construction, Building & Engineering News, 15 hours ago
Megaprojects, an improved general building market and opportunities in oil and gas help bolster regional business at some design firms.
Letter from Rochester: Attempting a Reboot
Architectural Record - News, 15 hours ago
Skanska Signs $60M Supplemental Contract to Renovate and Expand Tampa International Airport
AZoBuild.com - Building News, 15 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

Learn to Build Raspberry Pi Controllers Using Python
Design News - Electronics & Test, 15 hours ago
High-efficiency LED drivers target any-colour chips
EE Times - Asia, 15 hours ago
Microwave-Assisted Oxidative Degradation of Lignin Model Compounds with Metal Salts
Energy & Fuels, 15 hours ago

Electronics

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Synopsys Acquires Elliptic Technologies, Beefs up Security
Industrial Control DesignLine - News, 15 hours ago

General Engineering

Orphaned Tree Kangaroo Finds Surrogate Pouch a Perfect Fit
MSNBC Science Headlines, 15 hours ago
Keepers at an Australian zoo have used a wallaby as a surrogate mother for tree kangaroo joey Makaia, whose own mother was killed in an accident.
Eruption of Wolf Volcano Continues
Earth Observatory , 15 hours ago
Who''s accountable if your personal data gets hacked?
CNN Technology, 15 hours ago

Manufacturing

It''s a Challenge, but Corporate Venturing Can Internalize New Technologies
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 15 hours ago
ConAgra To Sell Store-Brand Food Business
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 15 hours ago
What the ability to design or program a simple start/stop circuit says about you
Control Design - News, 15 hours ago

Mechanical Engineering

Unitronics PLC with 7-in HMI panel
Control Design - Industry News, 15 hours ago
The Samba line of all-in-one, palm-size PLCs with HMI and onboard I/Os now includes a 7-in HMI panel
What the ability to design or program a simple start/stop circuit says about you
Control Design - News, 15 hours ago
Unitronics PLC with 7-in HMI panel
Control Design - Industrial Networking, 15 hours ago

Software

Learn to Build Raspberry Pi Controllers Using Python
Design News - Software & Hardware, 15 hours ago
Toshiba Eyes Cloud Data Centers with 6TB HDD
InfoStor - Top News, 15 hours ago
On Location: What We Saw at PTC Live Global 2014 Last Week
Machine Design - CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA, 15 hours ago

Sustainable Engineering

Infinyte I4: A Purely Electric Catamaran Cruiser
Alternative Energy Technology, 15 hours ago
Electric Cars | Future Technology | TransportationWhile solar-power electric hybrid vehicles are a proven success story on the roads, the time is ripe for the appearance of solar-electric watercraft. Already a pontoon boat – Loon – is available in the market. It is solar-electric powered...
Agriculture Beyond Water
Energy Bulletin, 15 hours ago
10 barbecue foods dangerous for pets
TreeHugger, 15 hours ago

Technology and Research

Airbus delivers technology package payload for ESA's LISA Pathfinder mission
Aerospace Technology, 15 hours ago
Airbus Defence and Space has delivered the technology package payload to the European Space Agency''s (ESA) LISA Pathfinder scientific mission.
Endangered Mexican gray wolves born at suburban Chicago zoo
AP Top Science News, 15 hours ago
Record turnover confirms UK automotive renaissance
The Engineer, 15 hours ago

Transportation

Synopsys Acquires Elliptic Technologies, Beefs up Security
Automotive DesignLine - News, 15 hours ago
Synopsys, Inc. is acquiring security intellectual property company Elliptic Technologies.