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Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 4 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, 4 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, 3 hours ago
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

One-two punch knocks out aggressive tumors
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 3 hours ago
An aggressive form of breast cancer known as "triple negative" is very difficult to treat: Chemotherapy can shrink such tumors for a while, but in many patients they grow back and gain resistance to the original drugs. To overcome that resistance, MIT chemical engineers have designed nanoparticles t...
Targeted Single-Site MOF Node Modification: Trivalent Metal Loading via Atomic Layer Deposition
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, July 02, 2015
Sedative For Lethal Injections Affirmed
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, July 02, 2015

Civil Engineering

Letter from Rochester: Attempting a Reboot
Architectural Record - News, 3 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.
Skanska Signs Construction Contract for the Southern Connection of Stockholm Bypass Tunnel
AZoBuild.com - Building News, 3 hours ago
Finding the value of virtual real estate
MIT News - Architecture, 3 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

How to Build Raspberry Pi Controllers With Python
Design News - Electronics & Test, 3 hours ago
No Respect!
EE Times - News, 3 hours ago
Flat chip temperature sensors boost thermal cycling
EE Times - Asia, July 02, 2015

Electronics

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No Respect!
Green SupplyLine - News, 3 hours ago

General Engineering

Russia Launches Crucial Cargo Shipment to Space Station
MSNBC Science Headlines, 3 hours ago
After two straight failures of space station resupply flights, a Russian Progress cargo ship was successfully sent into orbit - much to NASA''s relief.
Exploring Reefs from Space
Earth Observatory , 3 hours ago
Tech and tourism: 11 people changing the way we travel
CNN Technology, 3 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, 3 hours ago

Software

Why Is Hardware So Easy and Software So Hard?
Design News - Software & Hardware, 3 hours ago
On Location: What We Saw at PTC Live Global 2014 Last Week
Machine Design - CAD / CAM / CAE / FEA, 3 hours ago
Fujitsu Announces New ETERNUS DX8000 S3 Arrays
InfoStor - Top News, July 02, 2015

Sustainable Engineering

Infinyte I4: A Purely Electric Catamaran Cruiser
Alternative Energy Technology, 3 hours ago
Electric Cars | Future Technology | TransportationWhile solar-power electric hybrid vehicles are a proven success story on the roads, the time is ripe for the appearance of solar-electric watercraft. Already a pontoon boat – Loon – is available in the market. It is solar-electric powered...
The Art of Journalism
Energy Bulletin, 3 hours ago
From Kickstarter to Home Depot: Edyn smart garden sensor brings IOT to your garden
TreeHugger, 3 hours ago

Technology and Research

Airbus to provide flight hour services to Vietnam Airlines' A350 XWB fleet
Aerospace Technology, 3 hours ago
Airbus has secured a contract with Vietnam Airlines to provide flight hour services (FHS) to its fleet of 14 new A350-900 aircraft.
Challenges, issues and trends in fall detection systems
Source, 3 hours ago
Washington woman''s measles death is first in US since 2003
AP Top Science News, 3 hours ago

Transportation

No Respect!
Automotive DesignLine - News, 3 hours ago
Every now and then, you see someone doing something, and you think to yourself, "That person has no respect for anyone else."