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Hyperloop One Announces Record Speed but Doesn’t Best AĂ©rotrain

Posted on August 16th, 2017 by

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By Hyperloop One [Content on YouTube], via YouTube

Inventing a new form of transportation is hard to do, even if it’s been seemingly done before. While Hyperloop One is not the first company to attempt commercialization of a hovertrain, their achievement is not in their vehicle’s announced top speed, but in the propulsion system used to get there. Continue reading “Hyperloop One Announces Record Speed but Doesn’t Best AĂ©rotrain” »

Bigger Bucks for Additive Manufacturing in the Stuff That Makes the Stuff

Posted on August 9th, 2017 by

Molding Die Set

Image by Arne HĂĽckelheim [CC BY 3.0] via Wikimedia Commons

Additive manufacturing is certainly bending down the cost and time curve for part production. Can it do the same for production of tooling used in traditional manufacturing techniques? Continue reading “Bigger Bucks for Additive Manufacturing in the Stuff That Makes the Stuff” »

Digital Light Synthesis: Bringing Chemistry to the World of Manufacturing

Posted on August 4th, 2017 by

3D printing or additive manufacturing has come a long way in becoming a main stream production process for industrial scale applications. 3D printing has been used to make complex shapes and light weight products made from polymers or metals Continue reading “Digital Light Synthesis: Bringing Chemistry to the World of Manufacturing” »

Human RFID Implant – Orwellian or Requested?

Posted on August 2nd, 2017 by

RFID Implant

Image by Amal Graafstra [CC BY-SA 2.0] via Flickr

What could be perceived as raising the specter of “Big Brother”, a Wisconsin company is offering employees microchip implants beginning this month. A majority have agreed, do you? Continue reading “Human RFID Implant – Orwellian or Requested?” »

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