Silicon Valley start-up Ubiquitous Energy is making the world’s first transparent solar cells, a technology that could greatly expand the reach of solar power.
Drink up to this fun video about the chemistry that gives craft beers their many distinctive flavors.
Marco della Cava got an exclusive look at Google's self-driving car.
The new objective of Skype is to bring data sharing abilities and annotated meetings to the forefront, while demonstrating the company’s push with cross-platform capabilities to answer productivity scenarios.
Tyrone the Drone can spray graffiti and produce fire from the sky. Laurie Segall reports.
Slovakian company AeroMobil will begin selling a flying car in 2017.
This Engineering Newswire looks at taking aim with a next generation smart gun, moving forward with Musk’s Hyperloop plans and revealing the secrets of master sword makers.
Between conceptualizing, modeling, wind-tunneling, focus-grouping and marketing, it may be surprising to know that an auto industry spending billions in product development would release ugly cars.
The dollar is at its highest value of $1.05 against the euro in 12 years.
NASA is testing their new solid rocket boosters. It may sound like just another routine NASA experiment, but there's a very good reason to pay attention: this is the rocket that could take us to Mars.
Join us for a free webinar where we detail the organizational commitment and seven other key considerations that underpin the successful selection of an ERP system that delivers value on the factory floor as well as the bottom line. Now Available On-Demand!
This live panel discussion brings together some of the leading minds on e-commerce for an open discussion on the impact, level of engagement and long-term dynamics that e-commerce can and will offer the manufacturing marketplace. You won’t want to miss it! Now On-Demand.
Today’s dairy farm is a far cry from what ads and movies would have you believe.
If oil rigs lead to new wells, fewer rigs should lead to less oil, right? Not necessarily. Bloomberg's Tom Randall explains.
Nanostate's Flash Flood is a coating designed to save your smartphone from accidental water exposure . . .
Three insurance suppliers and an auto parts maker have warned in their most recent annual reports that driverless cars and the technology behind them could one day disrupt the way they do business.
If there’s one thing the Great Recession taught manufacturers, it’s that there are wasted dollars hiding everywhere. According to Grainger, some of the sweetest low hanging fruit for a cost conscious company is actually in your MRO inventory… and a lack of understanding of how quickly (or slowly) this inventory turns can...
Janet Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, announced in testimony before the Senate Banking Committee that the Federal Reserve will not rush to raise interest rates. Despite recent economic growth, one piece of the labor market puzzle...
Leather processing produces large amounts of toxic waste including shavings, trimmings and fleshings. Much of this sludge is too dangerous to burn because it contains dioxins and nitrogen oxides that are harmful to the environment, so properly disposing of it is a costly and tricky...
We remove fish faster than they can repopulate, and the oceans are running out of fish. Although many of the fish we eat now come from fish farms, smaller fish found in oceans provide the food for farmed fish. The supplies of smaller “forage fish,” such as sardines and...