ITEMS OF NOTE
Bird's Eye Views—Drone Photo Contest Winners
07 Aug 2018
The nonprofit Art Photo Travel Association's 2018 Drone Awards photo contest has announced the best ...
Electric Passenger Airplane Aims To Fly in 2021
16 Feb 2018
Startup company Eviation is aiming for its 9-seat commuter aircraft to be flying passengers by 2021 ...
Origami-Inspired Cargo Drone Fits in a Backpack
19 Sep 2017
The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland developed a drone that becomes th ...
Pipedreams? Beached Pipes in England
14 Aug 2017
Beaches in Norfolk, England, were strewn with huge plastic pipes last month. The pipes, 8 ft in diam ...
Europe’s First Hyperloop Test Facility Unveiled [Video]
02 Jun 2017
On 1 June, Hardt unveiled Europe’s first hyperloop test facility on the TU Delft campus. Hardt was f ...
Keeping a Cool Head, Literally
19 Apr 2017
A solar-powered cooled hard hat can reduce the skin temperature of workers by up to 10°C. They will ...
Algorithms Create Beautiful Music
04 Feb 2017
Designers used algorithms to create 10,000 unique acoustic panels to line the ceiling, walls, and ba ...
Carbon Particles Grab Radioactive Elements From Water
20 Jan 2017
Scientists have developed oxidized carbon particles that extract radioactive metals, such as cesium ...
Trust a Drone To Carry You? [Video]
13 Jan 2017
Griff Aviation, a Norwegian company, developed an octocopter that weighs 165 lb, which the company s ...
Move Over Pokémon, GE is Testing AR Helmets in Qatar [Video]
10 Nov 2016
What makes Pokémon Go so addictive? Blame it on augmented reality (AR), which populates what looks l ...
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