Scale model WWII craft takes flight with fuel from the sea concept
Navy researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Materials Science and Technology Division, demonstrated proof-of-concept of novel NRL technologies developed for the recovery of carbon dioxide ...
Researchers propose network-based evaluation tool to assess relief operations feasibility
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction reported that disasters have affected around 2.9 billion people worldwide from 2000-2012— killing more than a million, and damaging around 1.7 trillion ...
Highly integrated electric motor unifies powertrain components for an electric vehicle
German researchers present the prototype of an electric motor that may shape the future of electromobility: Small, light and efficient. The electric motor was created and constructed by the four German partners ...
Cyborg insects generate power for their own neural control
Mexican jumping beans may influence robot design (w/ Video)
Retroreflector transmits light with negligible power consumption
Mechanical motion rectifier leads to better energy harvesting
Game researchers develop an augmented climbing wall
Graphics reflected on the wall guide the climber in the choice of route, and body movements are registered by computer vision.
Thermoelectric generator on glass fabric for wearable electronic devices
Wearable computers or devices have been hailed as the next generation of mobile electronic gadgets, from smart watches to smart glasses to smart pacemakers. For electronics to be worn by a user, they must ...
Robots may receive urine-powered artificial 'hearts'
Honda to test driving support system that utilizes traffic signal information
Flying microrobot takes steps toward full autonomy (w/ video)
Study shows that vehicle-to-vehicle navigation systems really do work
Smart sensor technology to combat indoor air pollution
Indoor air quality (IAQ) influences the health and well-being of people but for the last 20 years there has been a growing concern about pollutants in closed environments, the difficulty in identifying them ...