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To Heal Injured Astronauts, Experts Want to 3D Print “Skin, Bone and Body Parts”

Space Emergencies It’s not a pleasant thought: having a medical emergency on board a space station hundreds of miles above the surface of Earth. But thanks to 3D printing, astronauts could sleep much better at night — or whenever they’re scheduled to sleep. Experts in 3D printing biomass and the field of regenerative medicine got […]

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Samsung Is Reportedly Helping Tesla With Self-Driving Car Tech

Scouting Talent Samsung Electronics has been quietly hiring experienced self-driving car engineers, stirring credible rumors that the technology giant is about to announce a new autonomous vehicle research division. So far, Samsung has been denying these rumors, but an anonymous source from within the industry who told a South Korean newspaper called The Korea Herald about these […]

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Winners and Honorable Mentions of the 2018 National Geographic Photography Competition

Grand Prize & 1st Place (Places). Photograph and caption by Jassen Todorov / 2018 National Geographic Photo Contest. Thousands of Volkswagen and Audi cars sit idle in the middle of California’s Mojave Desert. Models manufactured from 2009 to 2015 were designed to cheat emissions tests mandated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Following the scandal, […]

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Hackers Can Destroy Your Business. Here’s How to Stop Them.

Cybersecurity is a digital arms race now and the current situation is ugly. Businesses are constantly under siege from hackers, but we can stop them. The post Hackers Can Destroy Your Business. Here’s How to Stop Them. appeared first on Futurism. Lees verder Via:: Artikelen van Futurism.com       

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Whistleblower: Uber Could Have Prevented Self-Driving Fatality

Fatal Mistake An email could have saved Elaine Herzberg’s life. On March 18, one of Uber’s self-driving cars struck and killed the 49-year-old Arizona woman — the first known example of a self-driving fatality. According to a disturbing report published by The Information on Monday, an Uber employee sent an email warning several of the company’s higher-ups that something was amiss […]

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How a Billion Cockroaches Are Helping China Process Food Waste

Food Fright We’ve written before about reducing food waste in creative ways, and it’s hard to imagine something more outside-the-box than what’s happening in China right now. According to a new Reuters report, a plant just outside the Chinese city of Jinan receives 55 tons of kitchen waste daily — and then disposes of it by […]

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Two Nearly-Identical Dark Matter Studies Have Conflicting Results

Turn off the Dark No matter how confident we are that it’s out there, dark matter continues to evade our brightest physicists. Now, yet another experiment designed to pick up on signs of dark matter’s presence has turned up nothing at all. And this study has much farther-reaching implications than one might expect, according to research […]

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A New Spray Gel Helps Kill Tumors Left Over From Cancer Surgery

Aftershock When doctors operate to remove cancerous tumors, they need to make sure they catch every last bit during surgery. If any cancer is left over, it can once more take hold and recur, putting the patient right back where they started. To help clear away any tumor remnants that doctors might miss during surgery, […]

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Carved Wood Sculptures by Phil Young Appear to Stretch, Twist, and Tear Within Metal Armatures

“Stretch” Artist Phil Young twists the commonly-held perception of wood as a stiff material in his mind-bending sculptures made of polished wood and metal. Each artwork focuses on a single piece of wood that has been carefully carved to appear as if it is being stretched, twisted, bound, or squashed, often by visible forces like metal […]

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DNV GL: ‘Markt voor energieopslag groeit explosief, regulering blijft achter’

De markt voor energieopslag (en met name Li-ion batterijen) groeit razendsnel. Het gaat zelfs zó rap dat wetten, standaarden en richtlijnen op dit gebied nogal eens achterblijven, merkt DNV GL. Het technisch adviesbureau zet zich in om juist daar verandering in te brengen. Dit artikel verscheen op DuurzaamBedrijfsleven. Bezoek DuurzaamBedrijfsleven.nl voor al het nieuws over […]