On 3 July 1880, “a weekly journal of scientific progress” published its first research articles under the banner Science. From that original print medium, the inaugural set of papers has been reprinted, photocopied, posted online, converted to PDF, and even etched in glass blocks to serve as special gifts. Being part of the vanguard is indeed a privilege, an […]
The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) was inserted into Mars orbit on September 21st, 2014. The minutes leading to engine cutoff are explained by the flight systems manager Tim Priser and mission control celebrates the announcement.
After a 10-month journey through deep space, NASA's MAVEN probe arrived in Mars orbit late Sunday, on a mission to help determine why the Red Planet changed from a warm and wet place in the ancient past to the cold, arid world it is today.
Here's a robot video that I found interesting: The New UP Box is an exemplary 3D printer. Fast, Pure and Smart HEPA filter to remove air-born containments and fumes Well engineered with internal steel chassis and impressive HD 100 micron 3D print resolution Fully automatic platform levelling and height sense – no human interaction required [...]
Here's a robot video that I found interesting: Researchers at MIT and Northeastern University have equipped a robot with a novel tactile sensor that lets it grasp a USB cable and insert it into a USB port. (Learn more about the sensor: http://bit.ly/1uNmcft) Video: Melanie Gonick, MIT News Computer renderings courtesy of Rui Li By [...]