Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, lunar module pilot on Apollo 14, passed away Thursday in West Palm Beach, Fla., on the eve of the 45th anniversary of his lunar landing. Mitchell joined Apollo 14 commander Alan...
by NASA
2.8.2016
11:57am
U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, helped kick off the 2016 Super Bowl when they performed a flyover at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, Feb. 7. The Blue Angels' signature six-jet Delta...
by MC2 Jenn Lebron, Blue Angels Public Affairs Office
2.8.2016
11:54am
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Hours after the rest of the world already knew, North Korea's state media triumphantly announced in a special news bulletin to the nation Sunday it had successfully launched a satellite into orbit, calling it a major milestone...
by Jon Chol Jin, Eric Talmadge, Associated Press
2.8.2016
11:51am
"We're aiming to build computer vision systems that will help computers better understand the world around them," said Nuno Vasconcelos, electrical engineering professor at the UC San Diego Jacobs School...
by University of California - San Diego
2.8.2016
11:48am
Woertz offers FE180 multi-conductor power cable with quick connect tap boxes that eliminate the need for splicing. New taps can be added without interrupting the circuits and tap boxes can be moved to accommodate future changes to field conditions. New...
by Woertz
2.8.2016
11:44am
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This series of DIN rail mounted single phase switching power supplies target use in electrical control panels and feature 25W to 500W wattages. The power supply outputs are 5, 12, 24, and 48VDC and have short circuit and overload protection...
by Electrotech Sales Group, Llc
2.8.2016
11:40am
While the Army is making great progress meeting its energy efficiency and renewable energy targets, this is not enough, said Richard Kidd, the deputy assistant secretary of the Army for energy and sustainability...
by C. Todd Lopez
2.8.2016
11:39am
Signal, cyber and communications experts from industry, government and the militaries of several NATO allied and partner nations gathered together for the 9th annual Mobile Deployable Communications Conference in Warsaw...
by William B. King, 5th Signal Command (Theater)
2.8.2016
11:32am
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Messages from around the world are to be beamed into space at the speed of light as part of a cultural project to create a celestial time capsule. In autumn 2016, dispatches from the public will be converted into radio waves...
by University of Edinburgh
2.8.2016
11:28am
Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday...
by Tami Abdollah, Associated Press
2.8.2016
10:52am
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Fuel cells generate electrical energy through a chemical reaction of hydrogen and oxygen. To obtain clean energy, the splitting of water into its components of hydrogen and oxygen is critical. Researchers at the University...
by Universität Basel
2.8.2016
10:14am
The PPF 250-P59X series of fully encapsulated, industrial quality ac/dc power supplies deliver up to 250W output power from a universal 95 - 264Vac power factor corrected (PFC) input. The units provide a single, regulated...
by Absopulse
2.8.2016
10:05am
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How does one get a three dimensional measurement of a helicopter quickly and accurately? At the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, 3-D scanning systems are used to recreate...
by Carlotta Maneice, AMRDEC Public Affairs
2.8.2016
10:02am
TE Connectivity’s Macro Sensors SSIR 937 Series Submersible LVDT Position Transmitters are becoming a popular choice for (blade) position measurement applications within sawmills and wood products processing plants...
by TE Connectivity
2.8.2016
10:02am
Siemens is working with customers in the United States to move generation closer to load sources, increasing distributed energy sources on the grid. Many large energy users – military bases, universities, commercial campuses...
by Siemens
2.8.2016
10:00am
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Moments after Sentinel-3A separates from its rocket, a team of European mission control specialists will assume control, shepherding the new spacecraft through its critical first days in space. Carrying a suite of cutting-edge instruments...
by European Space Agency
2.8.2016
9:56am
The introduction of flexible electronics was a paradigm change on established technologies. Now, researchers at the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST), present a versatile, low-cost and customizable method...
by Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
2.8.2016
9:45am
Your best guess is that the landscape is as inhospitable as it gets: An irregular range of sharp boulders and loose rubble piles strewn among jagged crevasses and deep troughs of dust. But then again, it's just a guess...
by Ian Chipman, Stanford University
2.8.2016
9:39am
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If you enter "Oklahoma" in a search engine, you might get a travelogue, news about the oil industry, Oklahoma State football scores or an article on Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals. What appears at the top of the list...
by Bill Steele, Cornell University
2.8.2016
9:01am
Using bundled strands of DNA to build Tinkertoy-like tetrahedral cages, scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory have devised a way to trap and arrange nanoparticles...
by Brookhaven National Laboratory
2.5.2016
1:40pm
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The nitrogen ice glaciers on Pluto appear to carry an intriguing cargo: numerous, isolated hills that may be fragments of water ice from Pluto's surrounding uplands. These hills individually...
by NASA
2.5.2016
1:37pm
If you find yourself toggling over to look at Facebook several dozen times a day, it's not necessarily because the experience of being on social media is so wonderful. It may be a sign that you're not getting enough sleep...
by University of California - Irvine
2.5.2016
1:34pm
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NASA and NOAA are teaming up again to send NASA’s remotely piloted Global Hawk out over the Pacific to take a closer look at storms brewed by this year’s strong El Niño. The observation flights...
by NASA
2.5.2016
1:31pm
RUETZ SYSTEM SOLUTIONS - experts in automotive data communication - provides the first compliance verification process for Ethernet ECUs accomplishing the OPEN ALLIANCE TC8 Test Specification...
by RUETZ SYSTEM SOLUTIONS
2.5.2016
1:28pm
Until now, Apple offered credit to iPhone owners only if the device had an intact screen and working buttons. Apple hopes that with more leeway, applicable only to iPhone 5 and later models...
by The Associated Press
2.5.2016
1:26pm
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Pollens, the bane of allergy sufferers, could represent a boon for battery makers: Recent research has suggested their potential use as anodes in lithium-ion batteries. "Our findings...
by Purdue University
2.5.2016
1:24pm
Researcher David Silver and colleagues designed a computer program capable of beating a top-level Go player – a marvelous technological feat and important threshold in the development of artificial intelligence...
by Arend Hintze, The Conversation
2.5.2016
1:22pm
The EU ITAKA project has provided a pioneering jet biofuel that will be used at Oslo's principal international airport, a first for commercial aviation. The jet biofuel was launched during a public event...
by CORDIS
2.5.2016
1:20pm
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CAMI Research Inc. announces a new board for its CableEye cable and harness testing systems. Populated with precision resistors, it allows users to determine empirically whether the tester requires calibration...
by CAMI Research, Inc.
2.5.2016
1:06pm
Aerodynamics is the study of how air and liquids, referred to collectively as "fluids," flow around objects. By understanding how fluids flow around basic shapes such as cylinders and spheres...
by NASA
2.5.2016
9:22am
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Protek Power North America launches the new PUP25 Series featuring up to 25 watts of desktop ITE power that meets Level VI efficiency. This compact and low cost product is enclosed...
by Protek Power North America
2.5.2016
9:13am
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. announced that the company has extended its T55 series of vPolyTan surface-mount polymer tantalum molded chip capacitors with new devices in the D and V case...
by Vishay Intertechnology
2.5.2016
9:12am
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Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics (IPP) produced the first helium plasma in the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator last December. Since then, they have cleaned...
by Max Planck Society
2.5.2016
9:08am
Nations worldwide are increasingly embracing solar power as an alternative electricity source for homes, buildings, and even the grid. Since 2008, installed solar capacity in the United States...
by Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2.5.2016
9:03am
Penn State researcher Chunshan Song has a plan to address one of the most important issues facing the world today—reducing greenhouse gas emissions to curb the negative impacts...
by Pennsylvania State University
2.5.2016
8:59am
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The technology that charges batteries for electronic devices could provide fresh water from salty seas, says a new study by University of Illinois engineers. Electricity running through...
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2.5.2016
8:53am
Graphene, a material consisting of a single layer of carbon atoms, has been touted as the strongest material known to exist, 200 times stronger than steel, lighter than paper, and with extraordinary...
by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
2.5.2016
8:49am
The material at the heart of the lithium ion batteries that power electric vehicles, laptop computers and smartphones has been shown to impair a key soil bacterium, according to new research...
by University of Wisconsin-Madison
2.5.2016
8:45am
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New findings from an international collaboration led by Canadian scientists may eventually lead to a theory of how superconductivity initiates at the atomic level, a key step in understanding...
by University of Waterloo
2.5.2016
8:43am
Pursuing scientific or engineering careers in industry, government or private research after getting a Ph.D. used to be considered a one-way ticket out of academia. But new University of Washington research...
by University of Washington
2.5.2016
8:39am
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