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Marathon Span: World''s Longest Sea Bridge Opens
msnbc.msn.com, 6 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, 6 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

Nasa tests aircraft coatings that prevent bug residue
Aerospace Technology, 4 hours ago
Nasa has successfully tested five different coatings on aircraft wings, to combat insect residue and help improve fuel-efficiency of the aircraft.

Chemical and Material

Iron-Doped Molybdenum Carbide Catalyst with High Activity and Stability for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction
ACS - Chemistry of Materials, 4 hours ago
Chemistry of MaterialsDOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b00621
U.K. Has Positive View Of Chemistry
ACS - Chemical & Engineering News, 4 hours ago
One-two punch knocks out aggressive tumors
MIT News - Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 4 hours ago

Civil Engineering

Saint-Gobain Partnership to Help Recreate JFK Plaza/LOVE Park''s Welcome Center
AZoBuild.com - Building News, 4 hours ago
Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies, announces a partnership with Philadelphia Parks and Recreation and Fairmount Park Conservancy to provide sustainable...
Letter from Rochester: Attempting a Reboot
Architectural Record - News, 4 hours ago
Inventing the city of the future
MIT News - Architecture, 4 hours ago

Electrical Engineering

TI?s MSP432 MCU Provides 32-bit High-Performance, Low-Power Capability
Design News - Electronics & Test, 4 hours ago
ARM, TSMC to Roll 55nm IoT Chips for Smart Homes
EE Times - News, 4 hours ago
Interparticle Interactions in Highly Concentrated Coal-Water Slurries and Their Effect on Slurry Viscosity
Energy & Fuels, 4 hours ago

Electronics

ARM, TSMC to Roll 55nm IoT Chips for Smart Homes
Power Management DesignLine - News, 4 hours ago
ARM and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) today (June 1) announced their development of an IoT subsystem for ARM Cortex-M processors that they expect will simplify design of chips used in devices for smart homes and smart cities.
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General Engineering

Beachfront Real Estate: Oysters Help Restore California Coastline
MSNBC Science Headlines, 4 hours ago
Native Olympia oysters are being nurtured back to play their natural role as ocean engineers that protect against storms and sea-level rise.
Ash from Mount Shindake
Earth Observatory , 4 hours ago
Powering the Future of Automotive Innovation
Invention Machine Blog, 4 hours ago

Manufacturing

Regional & Technological Trends Propel the Global Food Packaging Machinery Market
Design News - Motion Control & Automation, 4 hours ago
Blue Bell OKs Deal On Listeria With Alabama Health Officials
Manufacturing.net - Headline News, 4 hours ago
Moving forward with motors, drives and motion control
Control Design - News, May 28, 2015

Mechanical Engineering

Rockwell Automation''s TechED opens in San Diego
Control Design - Industry News, 4 hours ago
Get show-open to show-close coverage of discussions, solutions, case studies and more. .
Moving forward with motors, drives and motion control
Control Design - News, May 28, 2015
Rockwell Automation''s TechED opens in San Diego
Control Design - Operator Interface, 4 hours ago

Software

TI?s MSP432 MCU Provides 32-bit High-Performance, Low-Power Capability
Design News - Software & Hardware, 4 hours ago
ABB integrates Kepware communications platform across thousands of well sites
Control Global - Software & Integration, 4 hours ago
Pure Storage Redesigns FlashArray
InfoStor - Top News, June 01, 2015

Sustainable Engineering

The Carbon Ranch
Energy Bulletin, 4 hours ago
The purpose of a carbon ranch is to mitigate climate change by sequestering CO2 in plants and soils, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and producing co-benefits that build ecological and economic resilience in local landscapes.
13 Year-Old Fatima-Al-Kaabi Invents Solar Bag for Trekkers
The Green Optimistic, 4 hours ago
Dyson reveals the dirty truth about hand dryers
TreeHugger, 4 hours ago

Technology and Research

Nasa tests aircraft coatings that prevent bug residue
Aerospace Technology, 4 hours ago
Nasa has successfully tested five different coatings on aircraft wings, to combat insect residue and help improve fuel-efficiency of the aircraft.
Chinese Regulator Ups Registration Fees
DeviceTalk, 4 hours ago
Hydrophobic graphene coating improves power plant efficiency
The Engineer, 4 hours ago

Transportation

ARM, TSMC to Roll 55nm IoT Chips for Smart Homes
Automotive DesignLine - News, 4 hours ago
ARM and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) today (June 1) announced their development of an IoT subsystem for ARM Cortex-M processors that they expect will simplify design of chips used in devices for smart homes and smart cities.