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Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 18 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, 18 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 plans to raise A320 aircraft production to 50 a month by 2017
Aerospace Technology, 17 hours ago
Airbus is reportedly planning to increase production of its narrow-body twin-engine A320 aircraft to 50 a month within two years from the current rate of 42.

Chemical and Material

Novel Complex Stacking of Fully-Ordered Transition Metal Layers in Li4FeSbO6 Materials
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 17 hours ago
Chemistry of MaterialsDOI: 10.1021/cm504500a
One-two punch knocks out aggressive tumors
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 17 hours ago
Asahi Kasei Buys Polypore
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 17 hours ago

Civil Engineering

Walter Torous tapped as senior lecturer
MIT News - Architecture, 17 hours ago
Walter Torous, one of the nation's top scholars in real estate finance, has been appointed to a five-year term as a senior lecturer in the MIT Center for Real Estate, a joint appointment with the MIT Sloan School of Management.Torous was the Lee and Seymour Graff Distinguished Professor and founding...
Ironworker Crushed by Steel at Brooklyn''s Barclays Center
ENR - Construction, Building & Engineering News, 17 hours ago
MIT students, alumni awarded 2013 Fulbright grants
MIT News - Urban Studies and Planning, 17 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

DiscoverE Encourages Girls to Find their Inner Engineer
Design News - Electronics & Test, 17 hours ago
Tar Sands Pipeline Vetoed, Climate Threat Marches On
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, 17 hours ago
Is This a Bonding Jumper?
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 17 hours ago

Electronics

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Fabtech - Chip Shots, 17 hours ago
Wearable Electronics Drives Power Management Innovation
CommsDesign, 17 hours ago

General Engineering

Watch Live: ISS Spacewalk
MSNBC Science Headlines, 17 hours ago
Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore and Flight Engineer Terry Virts venture outside the space station to prepare cables for new docking ports.
Powering the Future of Automotive Innovation
Invention Machine Blog, 17 hours ago
''Shark Lady'' Eugenie Clark, Famed Marine Biologist, Has Died
National Geographic News, 17 hours ago

Manufacturing

Build Your Own Training Units
Control Design - News, 17 hours ago
For a relatively small company, Process and Data Automation, a systems integrator in Erie, Penn., does an impressive amount of training.
DiscoverE Encourages Girls to Find their Inner Engineer
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 17 hours ago
Apple To Bolster Emoji Diversity
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 17 hours ago

Mechanical Engineering

Build Your Own Training Units
Control Design - News, 17 hours ago
For a relatively small company, Process and Data Automation, a systems integrator in Erie, Penn., does an impressive amount of training.
Build Your Own Training Units
Control Design - Industry News, 17 hours ago
Build Your Own Training Units
Control Design - Industrial Networking, 17 hours ago

Software

DiscoverE Encourages Girls to Find their Inner Engineer
Design News - Software & Hardware, 17 hours ago
Control system cyber security and the insurance industry
Control Global - Software & Integration, 17 hours ago
Dell Launches XC v.2 Web-Scale Converged Appliances
InfoStor - Top News, 17 hours ago

Sustainable Engineering

Corn fuels cars, cows and tomatoes in Ontario industrial ecosystem
International Society for Industrial Ecology, May 29, 2014
Greenfield Specialty Alcohols, formerly called Greenfield Ethanol is a first generation ethanol plant, a biorefinery that uses corn as a feedstock to produce 200,000 million litres of ethanol a year. Their production is split evenly between ethanol that is mixed with gasoline for vehicles and indust...
VIDEO: Solar-Powered Keyboards
Alternative Energy Technology, 17 hours ago
Recycled plastic filament for 3D printers is here
TreeHugger, 17 hours ago

Technology and Research

Airbus plans to raise A320 aircraft production to 50 a month by 2017
Aerospace Technology, 17 hours ago
Airbus is reportedly planning to increase production of its narrow-body twin-engine A320 aircraft to 50 a month within two years from the current rate of 42.
Google''s New AI Plays Atari Games As Well As You Can, Or Better
Popular Science - Technology, 17 hours ago
The design, development, and evaluation of a prototypic, prosthetic venous valve
Source, 17 hours ago

Transportation

Wearable Electronics Drives Power Management Innovation
Automotive DesignLine - News, 17 hours ago