Abbey Dean
Editor

Abbey Dean is the Editor of Manufacturing.net. Before joining Advantage Business Media, Abbey held a variety of editorial positions at various magazine publications, including most recently The Oxford American and Vox Magazine. While attending the Missouri School of Journalism, she learned to love Twitter. She recently moved to Wisconsin from Nashville, Tennessee and is always cold. 

In this episode, 3D-printed rocket fuel and autonomous trucks hit the streets (and ports) of Singapore.
1.17.2017
3:36pm
In this episode, using an artificial leaf to harvest hydrogen fuel and what happens after we land on Mars.
1.12.2017
3:55pm
By 2018, Tesla expects the Gigafactory will produce nearly as much as the rest of the entire world’s battery production combined.
1.5.2017
10:57am
Ford CEO Mark Fields said that, despite Trump's persistent criticism, the automaker's decision was "done independently" of the president-...
1.3.2017
3:49pm
Using sawdust to soak up oil spills and why giving robots hair could make them more effective.
12.22.2016
10:12am
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A roundup of the 10 stories you couldn't get enough of in 2016.
12.20.2016
4:41pm
In this episode, achieving night vision with nanocrystals and a look at John Deere’s electric tractor concept.
12.13.2016
10:34am
In this episode, collecting energy from bacteria that eats poop and a very anti-drone gun.
12.8.2016
10:46am
On Tuesday, the incoming Trump administration revealed that it reached a deal with Carrier to keep 1,000 jobs in Indiana, instead of moving them to Mexico.
12.2.2016
11:09am
In southern France, three members of the Dubai Jetman team flew alongside the iconic alphajet team for a nine-minute demonstration.
11.30.2016
10:51am
In this episode, using clothing to keep chemicals out of water and a look at the tech behind Tesla’s self-driving cars.
11.29.2016
10:42am
In this episode, how E. coli can be helpful and why EVs might be too quiet.
11.17.2016
10:40am
During his campaign for the presidency, Donald Trump spoke critically against the current state of trade between China and the U.S.
11.17.2016
10:37am
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In this episode, turning scrap metal into batteries and a chain-smoking robot.
11.10.2016
10:26am
Designed as Hubble's successor, the telescope will now begin testing before its scheduled launch in October 2018.
11.7.2016
3:47pm
The pipeline was shut down on Monday, October 31 following a massive explosion that left several workers injured and one dead at the scene.
11.7.2016
11:04am
In addition to leaking thousands of gallons of gasoline, the blast left several workers injured and one dead at the scene.
11.2.2016
11:05am
BASF says the deadly Oct. 17 blast was likely caused by a contractor error.
11.1.2016
3:43pm
The USS Carney conducts routine patrol out of the Black Sea.
11.1.2016
10:40am
In this episode, replacing elevators with human power and beer that fights climate change.
11.1.2016
10:23am
A Ford spokesperson said all 1,500 employees at the Dearborn, Michigan, headquarters were sent home for the day as a precaution.
10.31.2016
3:11pm
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In this episode, a robot that sweats and what the future of autonomous warfare might look like.
10.27.2016
10:23am
On Thursday, BASF said the blast was likely caused when a contractor mistakenly cut the wrong pipeline during scheduled maintenance.
10.27.2016
10:16am
Coming soon to a grocery store near you: Girl Scout cookie-inspired cereal.
10.26.2016
11:01am
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, approximately 3 million workers are injured on the job every year, with more than 4,500 killed.
10.25.2016
10:50am
In this episode, developing more efficient industrial equipment and Honda tries its hand at 3D printing.
10.20.2016
10:55am
Tesla Motors has invested millions in R&D in its short decade-long history. But how does that compare to traditional car manufacturers?
10.20.2016
10:44am
On Monday, Caterpillar announced that Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman would retire and be replaced by Jim Umpleby effective January 1.
10.17.2016
3:44pm
However, even with this slight gain, manufacturing production has been predominantly flat throughout the year.
10.17.2016
10:48am
Currently 330 feet long, the luminescent path reflects the accumulated sunlight from the day and glows in the dark come sundown.
10.13.2016
3:53pm
In this episode, Volvo’s pedestrian detection system for buses and robots that teach.
10.13.2016
10:37am
In this episode, giving car boots the boot and creating rocket fuel from water to power satellites and spaceships.
10.7.2016
2:10pm
The strike ended on Thursday, a day after the Pennsylvania candy company filed a lawsuit against the 400-plus workers.
9.30.2016
11:09am
In this episode, creating artificial photosynthesis and setting an electric vehicle land speed record.
9.29.2016
2:46pm
In this episode, an electric three-wheeler vehicle and a desktop waterjet cutter take center stage.
9.22.2016
10:30am
In this episode, carbon nanotube transistors that can outperform their silicon rivals and an autonomous mining truck.
9.15.2016
10:48am
In this episode, making pesticides stick to plants and Guinness World Records certifies the world’s largest 3D-printed object.
9.8.2016
10:36am
In this episode, edible milk-based packaging and Volvo’s new truck built for speed.
9.1.2016
10:52am
In this episode, mapping the cosmos with robots and controlling your phone with tattoos.
8.25.2016
10:58am