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The Drive to Level 5 Podcast - Episode 2019-08-16 09:00:00 The Automated Driving Vehicles Leaderboard from Navigant Research contends that partnerships will be important going forward, giv

Nickel May Be Limiting Material 2019-08-16 06:00:00Supplying raw materials for the increasing volumes of electric vehicles (EVs) produced worldwide is a source of growing concern among battery and vehi

Friday Funny: Don McMillan Continues the Tradition of 2019-08-16 05:30:00  Don McMillian insists that engineers are not boring just because they like boring things. RELATED ARTICLES: Friday Funny: Watch the Sufferin

5 Reasons You’ll Need a 3D Printer on 2019-08-15 06:00:00  RELATED ARTICLES: 7 Great NASA Technologies You Don't Know About Elon Musk Has 4 Keys to Colonizing Mars 8 Technologies We Owe to the Ap

Researchers Print Smallest Version of “Great Wave” Painting 2019-08-15 05:00:00Printing technology to create a printed drawing or some other type of image typically requires ink. However, an international group of researchers in

New Semiconductor Paves Way for Non-Toxic Solar Cells 2019-08-14 18:00:00Solar panels have been a great benefit to the world’s interest in deriving electricity from alternative energy sources. However, one drawback to

White Paper Explains PLC Data Capture at the 2019-08-14 05:30:00Opto 22 has released the white paper, “Meet the Future: Edge Programmable Industrial Controllers,” which discusses how controls engineers

The Drive to Level 5 Podcast - Episode 2019-08-13 09:00:00 High performance compute platforms such as the ones offered by Nvidia are key to the performance of autonomous vehicles. Shown above: An autonomous t

5 Books Every Embedded Systems Engineer Should Read 2019-08-13 06:00:00Jacob Beningo is an embedded software consultant who currently works with clients in more than a dozen countries to dramatically transform their busin

Understanding the Use of Implicits and Fields in 2019-08-13 05:30:00In traditional CAD environments, geometry can be defined and represented in more ways than one. If you have ever used a 3D modeling program, you&rsquo

Researchers Develop Graphene from Carbon Dioxide 2019-08-12 06:00:00We’ve recently told you how researchers have found various new ways to synthesize graphene, including using bark from eucalyptus trees and a pro

7 Can't-Miss Sessions from Drive World 2019 2019-08-12 05:00:00What do artificial intelligence, blockchain, and quantum computing all have in common? They're all emerging technologies that are having a significan

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8 New Comic Book Series for the End 2019-08-20 12:54:57The season may be winding down, but things are heating up for comics fans, with unusual plot lines and new kinds of heroes.

MCA Denver Names a New Director 2019-08-20 10:12:03Nora Burnett Abrams, the curator behind the museum’s Tara Donovan and Basquiat exhibitions, will lead the innovative contemporary art institutio

Could Architecture Help You Live Forever? 2019-08-20 05:01:24For a pair of avant-garde artists, eternal life wasn’t just a dream — it was a possibility. As long, that is, as you were committed t

Lee Krasner, Hiding in Plain Sight 2019-08-19 19:04:11A major touring retrospective of the American painter brings her out of the shadow of her famous husband.

The Met Reviews Items It Received From a 2019-08-19 16:47:08The Metropolitan Museum of Art is studying the Indian artifacts it holds that track back to a man accused of running a major antiquities smuggling rin

The Complex History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement 2019-08-17 05:39:49As the 19th Amendment turns 100, three exhibitions in Washington explore the contentious — and unfinished — struggle for voting rights.

Libraries’ Culture Pass Signs Up 70,000 in First 2019-08-17 01:44:52The Queens, Brooklyn and New York libraries’ initiative has partnered with 17 new cultural institutions since its inception, bringing the number

Disney’s Haunted Mansion at 50: The Ghosts Are 2019-08-17 01:38:38Superfans share their memories of this macabre but delightful Disneyland attraction.

Star Architect Must Pay Venice Over Bridge Too 2019-08-16 14:24:05An Italian court fined Santiago Calatrava 78,000 euros, saying the damage done to the glass-and-steel structure by rolling luggage was predictable.

The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism 2019-08-16 12:54:26Long associated with European cities, the style has plenty of history in other parts of the world, too. In Brazil, it reached a surprising apotheosis.

My Bill Viola Video Marathon 2019-08-16 09:03:58From sunrise to sundown, a Philadelphia visit rediscovers the artist’s challenging contributions to installation art.

Art Disappears in Private Hands. Can Social Media 2019-08-16 05:24:12Private art collections are notoriously secretive. A collective website aims to make them viewable by all.

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kary one design fills school in china with New! 2019-08-20 17:01:17kary one design was commissioned to link children’s education with an aesthetic environment resulting in the blossom school. The post kary one d

green-tech spaceship-like toilets will land in san francisco New! 2019-08-20 15:30:10with rainwater collection systems build in, the sleek, shiny and curvy toilet and kiosks are planned to touchdown in san francisco from 2021. The post

researchers reveal portable robotic exosuit that makes running 2019-08-20 13:35:03the lightweight wearable is made of textile components, and is worn at the waist and thighs. The post researchers reveal portable robotic exosuit that

harley-davidson unveils electric balance bikes for kids 2019-08-20 12:30:56the ultra-low, adjustable seat height inspires riding confidence by allowing the rider’s feet to be firmly planted on the ground. The post harle

zaha hadid architects completes topographical river promenade in 2019-08-20 11:45:20the project was designed in response to the need for increased flood protection along the elbe river in hamburg. The post zaha hadid architects comple

designboom editorial internships available in NEW YORK! 2019-08-20 10:40:08are you knowledgeable about architecture, design, art, and technology? passionate about writing and digital media? then we want to hear from

MVRDV plans a valley of erupted towers for 2019-08-20 10:22:56the scheme mixes work and lifestyle around a centrally positioned pedestrianized plaza. The post MVRDV plans a valley of erupted towers for its inaugu

nurdles are a huge micro plastic pollution disaster 2019-08-20 07:14:25it is estimated that over half of the plastic in our oceans are lentil-sized pellets, also know as nurdles, that leak directly from factories to water

m3architecture transforms a heritage building into a light-filled 2019-08-20 06:49:14the project transforms the previously cellular spaces into a hybrid design of activity-based work areas and open-plan workstations. The post m3archite

DESKIT is a backpack that can be transformed 2019-08-20 06:01:28today, 40 million students in india, aged between six and 14, lack basic infrastructural facilities like tables and chairs in schools. The post DESKIT

sò studio designs PEU À PEU sports store 2019-08-20 05:00:58the space incorporates a metal racking system that divides the room while also holding the spheres that move around the shop.  The post sò

getaway in ‘gateway’, an artwork that doubles as 2019-08-20 04:09:29this summer, artist joana vasconcelos is making a splash at jupiter artland, a contemporary sculpture garden located just outside edinburgh, scotland.