Archive: 08/10/2005

Inter-vehicle communications may save lives

Emerging wireless technologies for vehicle-to-vehicle communication promise to dramatically reduce fatal roadway accidents by providing early warnings to motorists. As well as improving road safety, such technologies will ...

Aug 10, 2005 4.3 / 5 (3) 0

Fastnet yacht runs faster with space technology

Space has come down to Earth for this week's legendary Fastnet regatta. Competitor Marc Thiercelin's 20-metre Pro-Form yacht boasts lighter batteries, more efficient solar cells and advanced energy management systems - all ...

Aug 10, 2005 5 / 5 (1) 0

The Rather Large Spacecraft That Could

Just like that fabled little engine, this tenacious spacecraft just won't give up! But in this case, the "I-think-I-can's" are whistling from the team of mission operations engineers and technicians who continue to work their ...

Aug 10, 2005 3 / 5 (1) 0

View from the Top: Video telephony

Most people living today do not remember a time before radio, television, and telephones. High school students cannot recall a time before personal computers, and kids entering first grade this September will not remember ...

Aug 10, 2005 4.5 / 5 (2) 0
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