Today's Headlines

Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 7 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, 7 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

Editor Picks

Aerospace

Bell Helicopter signs deal for first two Bell 429s in Middle East
Aerospace Technology, 6 hours ago
Textron's subsidiary Bell Helicopter has signed a deal to sell the first two light twin-engine Bell 429s in the Middle East.

Chemical and Material

Paul Chirik To Lead Organometallics
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 6 hours ago
Publishing: Princeton professor will take the helm
A Rapid and Facile Soft Contact Lamination Method: Evaluation of Polymer Semiconductors for Stretchable Transistors
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 6 hours ago
William Tisdale receives 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, March 26, 2014

Civil Engineering

Japanese School Restoration Wins the 2012 World Monuments Fund/Knoll Modernism Prize
Architectural Record - News, 6 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, 6 hours ago
MIT students, alumni awarded 2013 Fulbright grants
MIT News - Civil & Environmental Engineering, 6 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

Share Your Invention & Win Big Money
Design News - Electronics & Test, 6 hours ago
China and the U.S. Partner to Boost Search for CO2 Capture
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 21, 2014
Raceways Installed in Wet Locations
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 6 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.
Learn Signal Integrity Online
Industrial Control DesignLine - News, 6 hours ago
Learn Signal Integrity Online
Video/Imaging DesignLine - News, 6 hours ago

General Engineering

Satellite View: Malaysian Jet Crash Wreckage Seen for Miles
MSNBC Science Headlines, 6 hours ago
DigitalGlobe's QuickBird satellite captured this image of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash site in Grabovo, eastern Ukraine, on Sunday.
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
An open letter to texting-mad teenagers
CNN Technology, 6 hours ago

Manufacturing

Interface Interference in the Machine Operating World
Control Design - News, July 21, 2014
The Responsibility of Control Can be so Easily Given to Those Who Have Trouble Remembering What They Had for Breakfast. These New Phones and Tablets Give us the Interface We Need for Remote Access and Mobility With the Interface of Web-Based Commonality. Really?
F-35''s No-Show At Farnborough Disappoints
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 6 hours ago
Share Your Invention & Win Big Money
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 6 hours ago

Mechanical Engineering

Interface Interference in the Machine Operating World
Control Design - News, July 21, 2014
The Responsibility of Control Can be so Easily Given to Those Who Have Trouble Remembering What They Had for Breakfast. These New Phones and Tablets Give us the Interface We Need for Remote Access and Mobility With the Interface of Web-Based Commonality. Really?
Global Robotics Industry to Set New Record in 2014
Control Design - Industry News, July 21, 2014
Global Robotics Industry to Set New Record in 2014
Control Design - Vision Systems, July 21, 2014

Software

Share Your Invention & Win Big Money
Design News - Software & Hardware, 6 hours ago
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 6 hours ago
Apprion''s Ion Mustering Tower
Control Global - Software & Integration, 6 hours ago

Sustainable Engineering

5 ways to assess how green that chemical is - by Mikhail Davis
International Society for Industrial Ecology, May 29, 2014
Interesting read about greening of chemicals by Mikhail Davis from Interface.  Find out more: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2013/09/20/how-green-chemical-5-ways-assess We get an awkward question from customers from time to time: "Is it true that Interface puts a pesticide in their...
Hard facts about fracking
Alternative Energy Technology, 6 hours ago
Big Bambu is a creation made out of 10,000 bamboo poles
TreeHugger, 6 hours ago

Technology and Research

Bell Helicopter signs deal for first two Bell 429s in Middle East
Aerospace Technology, 6 hours ago
Textron's subsidiary Bell Helicopter has signed a deal to sell the first two light twin-engine Bell 429s in the Middle East.
At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun
AP Top Science News, 6 hours ago
Newswire: 21 July 2014 - Second generation dark matter detector coming to SNOLAB
Interactions.org - Particle Physics News, July 21, 2014

Transportation

Learn Signal Integrity Online
Automotive DesignLine - News, 6 hours ago
Signal-integrity evangelist Eric Bogatin''s classes are now available through an online subscription.
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013