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Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 20 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, 20 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 to provide flight hour services to Vietnam Airlines' A350 XWB fleet
Aerospace Technology, July 03, 2015
Airbus has secured a contract with Vietnam Airlines to provide flight hour services (FHS) to its fleet of 14 new A350-900 aircraft.

Chemical and Material

More p-Xylene Protests Erupt In China
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 19 hours ago
Safety: Residents of Shanghai loudly object to a plant that the government insists is not being planned
One-two punch knocks out aggressive tumors
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 19 hours ago
Targeted Single-Site MOF Node Modification: Trivalent Metal Loading via Atomic Layer Deposition
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, July 02, 2015

Civil Engineering

Letter from Rochester: Attempting a Reboot
Architectural Record - News, 19 hours ago
Sibley''s, Rochester, New York, The Architectural TeamThe renovation and adaptive reuse of a historic department store building is just one of many projects that are a collective attempt to revitalize the upstate New York city.
Social media's `law' of short messages
MIT News - Urban Studies and Planning, 19 hours ago
Team Named to Plan and Manage $5-Billion Euro Transport Canal
ENR - Construction, Building & Engineering News, 19 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

How to Build Raspberry Pi Controllers With Python
Design News - Electronics & Test, July 03, 2015
CMOS X-ray detector targets non-destructive testing
EE Times - Asia, 19 hours ago
Solar-Powered Plane Soars to New World Records
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 04, 2015

Electronics

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AdvancedImagingPro - Industry News, 19 hours ago
uCertify upgrades its Exam Simulation PrepKit for the MCSE 2003 exam
PXI, Test and Technology - Standards & Certifications, 19 hours ago

General Engineering

Space Station Gets Much-Needed Delivery
MSNBC Science Headlines, 19 hours ago
The International Space Station''s crew received a much-needed care package on Sunday, in the form of a robotic Russian Progress cargo capsule.
Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
Earth Observatory , 19 hours ago
Resilient Rockets
Science at NASA, 19 hours ago

Manufacturing

10 US State Engineering Facts You Probably Don?t Know: South Dakota - Wyoming
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, July 02, 2015
Justice Department Sues Over Electrolux-GE Deal
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, July 02, 2015
Arc-flash: Trained but not applied
Control Design - News, July 01, 2015

Mechanical Engineering

Zigbee standards to be used in more than 80% of 802.15.4 chipset shipments by 2020
Control Design - Industry News, July 01, 2015
Zigbee''s share of the IEEE 802.15.4 market is set the sky rocket in the coming years.
Arc-flash: Trained but not applied
Control Design - News, July 01, 2015
Composite materials in automotive engineering
Think Engineering, 19 hours ago

Software

Why Is Hardware So Easy and Software So Hard?
Design News - Software & Hardware, July 03, 2015
Fujitsu Announces New ETERNUS DX8000 S3 Arrays
InfoStor - Top News, July 02, 2015
Demo room awash in innovations at HUG 2015
Control Global - Software & Integration, July 01, 2015

Sustainable Engineering

Lab rats and the corruption of how we count
Energy Bulletin, 19 hours ago
The numbers that come our way are calculated and disseminated by people who have an agenda. It may be to be as objective as they can be given the constraints under which they labor. It may be to satisfy the views of financial supporters of a think tank or university research laboratory. The informat...
Infinyte I4: A Purely Electric Catamaran Cruiser
Alternative Energy Technology, 19 hours ago
Oil Spill Costs BP $18.7bn
The Green Optimistic, July 04, 2015

Technology and Research

Airbus to provide flight hour services to Vietnam Airlines' A350 XWB fleet
Aerospace Technology, July 03, 2015
Airbus has secured a contract with Vietnam Airlines to provide flight hour services (FHS) to its fleet of 14 new A350-900 aircraft.
On 9th day, Kerry says Iran nuke talks could go either way
AP Top Technology News, 19 hours ago
Verizon: Who Needs the iPhone?
BusinessWeek Online -- Technology, 19 hours ago

Transportation

No Respect!
Automotive DesignLine - News, July 03, 2015
Every now and then, you see someone doing something, and you think to yourself, "That person has no respect for anyone else."