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Noisy Information - Embedding Data in Sound
Acoustic Voxels embed sound with data for copyrighting and information sharing applications.
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China Debuts Its Robotic Duo for 2020 Mars Mission
Chinese government shares concept images of Mars probe and rover.
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Simple Equation Predicts Force Required to Push Intruders Through Sand
Engineers make a significant breakthrough in resistive force theory.
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4D Printing at the Micron-Scale
3D-printed structures regain their original shapes in response to heat.
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Sensor System Predicts Senior Citizens' Falls 3 Weeks Before They Happen
Engineers use in-home sensor data to prevent the elderly from falling.
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Nanotechnology Gives Optical Microscopes Near-SEM Resolutions
Plasmonic gratings bring optical microscope resolution down to 65 nanometers.
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Meet the 3D-Printed Autonomous Octobot
Soft robot is powered by a chemical reaction controlled by microfluidics.
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R1 - The First Robotic Suitcase
COWAROBOT is crowdfunding a suitcase that avoids objects and follows you.
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Engineers Use Underground Radar to Locate Post-Katrina Damage
Ultra-wide band pulsed radar enables inspection of underground infrastructure.
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New Memory Device Foreshadows Flexible Electronics
Researchers have successfully developed a device that utilises MRAM technology on a flexible plastic...
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Novel Device Purifies Water with Sunlight
Nanostructured device produces disinfectants to kill bacteria in water using visible light.
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Mercedes Unveils 18.5-Foot Autonomous Electric Concept Car
Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 boasts augmented reality windshield and biomonitoring sensors.
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A Low-Cost Solution for Storing Solar Energy
New device converts solar energy into hydrogen at an efficiency of 14.2 percent.
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Adding Bugs to Make Software Better
Engineers find vulnerabilities by intentionally adding swarms of bugs to source code.
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Newly Developed Hydrogel Improves Soft Tissue Healing
Engineers advance soft tissue injury treatment using an inorganic component found in bone.
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ClamClock - Binary Timekeeper for Makers
MIT, Princeton, and Maine students are crowdfunding a timekeeper that counts in binary numbers.
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Tesla Touts New Model S as Quickest Production Car in the World
Model S PD100 goes from 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds.
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A Path to More Energy-Efficient Glass Manufacturing
Applying a direct current field across glass reduces its melting temperature.
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Creating Artificial Muscles from Low-Voltage Dielectric Elastomers
A new approach for soft robots or (even better) creating Batman’s cape.
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Engineers Build a Crawling Robot from Sea Slug Parts and a 3D-Printed Body
Biohybrid robots use sea slug's I2 muscle to crawl like a sea turtle.
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