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Engineering the Kelpies

Recently, Falkirk in Scotland saw the opening of the Kelpies, two thirty metre high horse head sculptures either side of a lock in a new canal extension.

Aug 27, 2014 not rated yet 0

Electricity helping the blind navigate

Specialists at the Monterrey Institute of Technology (ITESM) developed a device able to guide blind or visually impaired people in established routes through electrical stimulation of the organs associated ...

Aug 25, 2014 5 / 5 (1) 0

Razor-sharp TV pictures

The future of movie, sports and concert broadcasting lies in 4K definition, which will bring cinema quality TV viewing into people's homes. 4K Ultra HD has four times as many pixels as today's Full HD. And ...

Aug 21, 2014 3.8 / 5 (4) 1

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Virtual reality guides those whose memory is failing

Experts agree that the ability to navigate a neighborhood or built space is one of the first faculties to suffer at the onset of cognitive decline. They also agree that early intervention is crucial for stemming ...

FIXD tells car drivers via smartphone what is wrong

Mysteries of space dust revealed

Team pioneers strategy for creating new materials

Team defines new biodiversity metric

Knee-deep sensing

A new, non-invasive technique to track the motion of knee bones in 3D with a very high precision has been presented by researchers in Australia. By employing a single-element ultrasound sensor and a fast ...

Omni3D's big idea: Wind turbines in backpacks

Mention wind energy and one thinks on a large-scale, a farm of structures, tracts of land, multi-year roadmaps, and a web of public and private agencies signing off on agreements and contracts over months ...

Straight to the heart

A battery-less, wirelessly-powered implantable defibrillator for atrial fibrillation is being developed by an international team of researchers in the UK, Venezuela and the US. With the ability to sense the ...

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Reducing water scarcity possible by 2050

HIV lessons from the Mississippi Baby

Microsoft Research turns 2D camera into depth sensor

Microsoft Research at SIGGRAPH 14 made news this week with its presentation of how to turn a regular video camera into a depth camera. "Learning to be a depth camera for close-range human capture and interaction" ...

Mutation disables innate immune system

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