Today's Headlines

Trash to Treasure: Turning Steel-mill Waste into Bricks
Eurekalert!, 10 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, 10 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

Gulfstream Aerospace signs 60-aircraft deal with Minsheng Financial Leasing
Aerospace Technology, 9 hours ago
General Dynamics subsidiary Gulfstream Aerospace has signed one of the largest orders in its history in a deal to sell 60 aircraft with Minsheng Financial Leasing Co.

Chemical and Material

Chip Detects Multiple Waterborne Pathogens At Once
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 8 hours ago
Water Quality: Microfluidic device helps scientists find disease-causing bacteria related to fecal contamination in water
Direct Synthesis of Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Materials from Protic Ionic Liquids and Protic Salts: Structural and Physicochemical Correlations between Precursor an...
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

Interdisciplinary Science Building at Brookhaven National Laboratory Wins DOE Secretary''s Achievement Award
AZoBuild.com - Building News, 8 hours ago
A laboratory construction project completed at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory—the Interdisciplinary Science Building (ISB) for energy...
Japanese School Restoration Wins the 2012 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize
Architectural Record - News, 8 hours ago
Imaginary Beings: Mythologies of the Not Yet
MIT News - Architecture, 9 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

GE, PowerStream Team Up on Microgrid to Showcase Renewables
Design News - Electronics & Test, 8 hours ago
$4 Billion Loan Aid for Renewable Energy to Be Offered by U.S. Government
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, 8 hours ago
Experimental Study of Gaseous Sulfur Species Formation during the Steam Hydrogasification of Coal
Energy & Fuels, 8 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.
XeroCoat's antireflective material might add zeros to the bottom line, megawatts to the power line
Fabtech - Chip Shots, 8 hours ago
Wearable Computing Market on 78% CAGR Through 2018
Wireless Net DesignLine - News, 8 hours ago

General Engineering

Real-Life ''Jaws'': Australians Track 16-Foot ''Joan of Shark''
MSNBC Science Headlines, 8 hours ago
A massive great white shark has been spotted swimming close to an Australian beach, scaring the locals and forcing the beach to close, according to news reports.The female shark, nicknamed "Joan of Shark"by local fisherman, is more than 16 feet (5 meters) long and weighs about 1.8 tons (1.
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
Watch: BlackBerry 10 and Z10 Video Review
ABC Technology Headlines, 8 hours ago

Manufacturing

Chinese Factories Face New Challenge As Growth Slows
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 8 hours ago
HONG KONG (AP) -- As China''s growth inexorably slows, manufacturers such as Linan Meite Cable are discovering that being an efficient low cost producer is no longer enough to prosper.Factories that had thrived by using cheap migrant labor to churn out inexpensive clothing, electronics and toys for ...
GE, PowerStream Team Up on Microgrid to Showcase Renewables
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 9 hours ago
Welding Accuracy Demands a 3D View
Control Design - News, April 16, 2014

Mechanical Engineering

How to Design Better-Performing and More Reliable Machines?
Control Design - Industry News, April 16, 2014
Are data acquisition capabilities of PACs and newer PLCs a better path to use when designing better machines than standalone DAQ systems?
Welding Accuracy Demands a 3D View
Control Design - News, April 16, 2014
Learn How To Stop Cam Wear On High Speed Machines
Machine Design - Motion Control & Mechatronics, 8 hours ago

Software

Printrbot Unveils All-Metal 3D Printer
Design News - Software & Hardware, 9 hours ago
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 8 hours ago
Phoenix Contact Goes off the Grid
Control Global - Software & Integration, 8 hours ago

Sustainable Engineering

The End of Employment
Energy Bulletin, 8 hours ago
Nothing is easier, as the Long Descent begins to pick up speed around us, than giving in to despair—and nothing is more pointless.
Saltwater Graphene Generator Discovered
The Green Optimistic, 9 hours ago
Saleen Tesla Model S - Pictures & Details
Alternative Energy Technology, 9 hours ago

Technology and Research

Gulfstream Aerospace signs 60-aircraft deal with Minsheng Financial Leasing
Aerospace Technology, 9 hours ago
General Dynamics subsidiary Gulfstream Aerospace has signed one of the largest orders in its history in a deal to sell 60 aircraft with Minsheng Financial Leasing Co.
Researcher finds flaw in Samsung fingerprint check
AP Top Technology News, 8 hours ago
Survey Reveals What Today''s America Thinks The Future Looks Like
Popular Science - Technology, 9 hours ago

Transportation

Wearable Computing Market on 78% CAGR Through 2018
Automotive DesignLine - News, 8 hours ago
By the end of 2014, shipments of wearable devices are expected to reach more than 19 million units, roughly tripling from 2013. Fitness monitors are the hottest devices, but Google Glass and other accessories and devices are looking to catch on.
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013