Today's Headlines

Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 21 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, 21 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

Dassault Aviation rolls-out first Falcon 8X business jet
Aerospace Technology, December 19, 2014
Dassault Aviation has rolled-out the first ultra-long range Falcon 8X, the newest addition to its business jet portfolio.

Chemical and Material

Seeing through silicon
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 20 hours ago
Scientists at MIT and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have developed a new type of microscopy that can image cells through a silicon wafer, allowing them to precisely measure the size and mechanical behavior of cells behind the wafer.The new technology, which relies on near-infrared light...
Hydrophobicity of Rare Earth Oxides Grown by Atomic Layer Deposition
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, December 19, 2014
Smartphone Microscope Sizes Up Single DNA Molecules
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, December 19, 2014

Civil Engineering

Japanese School Restoration Wins the 2012 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize
Architectural Record - News, 20 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.
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
MIT students win twice in White House competition
MIT News - Urban Studies and Planning, 20 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

Video: First Store Staffed Entirely by Telepresence Robots Opens in California
Design News - Electronics & Test, December 19, 2014
NEMA Publishes NEMA MG 1-2014 ''Motors and Generators''
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 20 hours ago
Evaluation of Presulfided NiMo/?-Al2O3 for Hydrodeoxygenation of Microalgae Oil To Produce Green Diesel
Energy & Fuels, December 19, 2014

Electronics

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Random Roads Less Travelled
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General Engineering

Drink Beer? Take Showers? Worry About West''s Snowpack
MSNBC Science Headlines, 20 hours ago
Some scientists say the West''s snowpack is declining, in a hint at a future with less water to irrigate crops, brew beer and take showers.
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
Photos: 1st iPhone Prototypes Revealed
ABC Technology Headlines, 20 hours ago

Manufacturing

Residents Cheer Workers At Shuttering Maine Mill
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, December 19, 2014
Residents of a Maine town greeted workers at a shuttering paper mill with cheers and applause as the employees were leaving their final shifts at the facility.
3D Printing Water-Based, Biodegradable Composites - with Robots!
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, December 19, 2014
Machine Builder's Machine Builder
Control Design - News, December 15, 2014

Mechanical Engineering

ABB and Hitachi Form Power Grid Partnership for HVDC in Japan
Control Design - Industry News, December 19, 2014
First Step in Strategic Partnership Between Two Companies to Contribute to Evolution of Japan''s Power Network.
Machine Builder's Machine Builder
Control Design - News, December 15, 2014
Composite materials in automotive engineering
Think Engineering, 20 hours ago

Software

3D Printing Water-Based, Biodegradable Composites - with Robots!
Design News - Software & Hardware, December 19, 2014
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 20 hours ago
Honeywell''s FOUNDATION Fieldbus Solution
Control Global - Software & Integration, December 19, 2014

Sustainable Engineering

Financial returns in e-waste!
International Society for Industrial Ecology, May 29, 2014
http://boss.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/01/16/finding-rewards-financial-and-spiritual-in-e-waste/?_php=true&_type=blogs&emc=eta1&_r=0
NuBryte Smart Home control system raises questions about what a smart home is supposed to do
TreeHugger, 20 hours ago
Graphene Charges Atmosphere with Battery Running on Thin Air
The Green Optimistic, 20 hours ago

Technology and Research

Dassault Aviation rolls-out first Falcon 8X business jet
Aerospace Technology, December 19, 2014
Dassault Aviation has rolled-out the first ultra-long range Falcon 8X, the newest addition to its business jet portfolio.
Evaluation of the effect of stent strut profile on shear stress distribution using statistical moments
Source, 20 hours ago
Verizon: Who Needs the iPhone?
BusinessWeek Online -- Technology, 20 hours ago

Transportation

Make This Engineering Museum a Reality
Automotive DesignLine - News, December 19, 2014