Today's Headlines

Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 11 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, 11 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

Japan plans to commercialise domestically manufactured aircraft by 2030
Aerospace Technology, 10 hours ago
Japan''s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology plans to launch a R&D programme in 2015 in line with efforts to commercialise domestically manufactured next-generation passenger aircraft by 2030.

Chemical and Material

Artificial Skin Changes Color
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 10 hours ago
Materials Science: Octopus camouflage inspires light-responsive device
Thermoelectric Properties of Undoped High Purity Higher Manganese Silicides Grown by Chemical Vapor Transport
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 10 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, 10 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, 10 hours ago
Buckling up to turn
MIT News - Civil & Environmental Engineering, 10 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

How Mixed-Signal Integration With ARM Enables Smart Sensors
Design News - Electronics & Test, 10 hours ago
Grounding cables and clips
Electrical Construction & Maintenance, 10 hours ago
mCube Forms Indoor Navigation Subsidiary
EE Times - News, 10 hours ago

Electronics

mCube Forms Indoor Navigation Subsidiary
Industrial Control DesignLine - News, 10 hours ago
Fabless chip company mCube has formed Ten Degrees Inc. as a wholly owned subsidiary to focus on business related to indoor navigation.
mCube Forms Indoor Navigation Subsidiary
Video/Imaging DesignLine - News, 10 hours ago
mCube Forms Indoor Navigation Subsidiary
Wireless Net DesignLine - News, 10 hours ago

General Engineering

Urinating in the Ocean Doesn''t Hurt Marine Life
MSNBC Science Headlines, 10 hours ago
Solar-induced hybrid fuel cell produces electricity directly from biomass
Science Daily, February 19, 2014
An open letter to texting-mad teenagers
CNN Technology, 10 hours ago

Manufacturing

Manufacturing Companies, How Do You Sell With Internet Spam?
Control Design - News, 10 hours ago
Since the Intent of the Legislation is to Remove the Spam Lists so You Simply Can''t Fire Out Thousands of Emails to Unknown Entities, Any Small Business That Might Rely on Email Address Lists from Accredited Sources Could Find Itself in Hot Water
Pet Food Factory Opens In Joplin
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 10 hours ago
Video: Robot Hitchhikes Across Canada
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, August 19, 2014

Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing Companies, How Do You Sell With Internet Spam?
Control Design - News, 10 hours ago
Since the Intent of the Legislation is to Remove the Spam Lists so You Simply Can''t Fire Out Thousands of Emails to Unknown Entities, Any Small Business That Might Rely on Email Address Lists from Accredited Sources Could Find Itself in Hot Water
NI Week Aids Industrial IoT Convergence
Control Design - Industry News, 10 hours ago
NI Week Aids Industrial IoT Convergence
Control Design - Vision Systems, 10 hours ago

Software

Video: Solar Car Drives Valuable Career Lessons Home
Design News - Software & Hardware, 10 hours ago
C++ Q&A: ATL Virtual Functions and vtables
MSDN Magazine, 10 hours ago
Distilled Analysis of Interaction
Control Global - Software & Integration, 10 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...
Americans & Australians May Disagree On Solar Leasing
Alternative Energy Technology, 10 hours ago
Wine tasters have fruit flies to thank for their jobs
TreeHugger, 10 hours ago

Technology and Research

Japan plans to commercialise domestically manufactured aircraft by 2030
Aerospace Technology, 10 hours ago
Japan''s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology plans to launch a R&D programme in 2015 in line with efforts to commercialise domestically manufactured next-generation passenger aircraft by 2030.
Players Build Working Hard Drive Inside Minecraft
Popular Science - Gadgets, 10 hours ago
GPS devices find huge water loss in western US
AP Top Science News, 10 hours ago

Transportation

mCube Forms Indoor Navigation Subsidiary
Automotive DesignLine - News, 10 hours ago
Fabless chip company mCube has formed Ten Degrees Inc. as a wholly owned subsidiary to focus on business related to indoor navigation.
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013