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Watch Adam Savage make a flying Iron Man suit in his new show, Savage Builds

Adam Savage became a household name as the cohost of Mythbusters, and now, hes returned to the Discovery Channel with a new show: Savage Builds. In each episode of the series, ...

7 hours ago from The Verge

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Florida law lets autonomous vehicles drive without humans

Self-driving vehicles will be able to operate in Florida without a human on board under a bill signed by Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Awake at the wheel: Automakers tap VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars

Audi, Nissan and other car makers are banking on talking cartoon characters and other virtual reality experiences to keep drivers and other occupants of future autonomous vehicles entertained, ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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People with mobility issues set to benefit from wearable devices

The lives of thousands of people with mobility issues could be transformed thanks to ground-breaking research by scientists at the University of Bristol.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Medical Xpress

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Making the 'human-body internet' more effective

Wireless technologies such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth have made remote connectivity easier, and as electronics become smaller and faster, the adoption of "wearables" has increased. From smart watches ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Grounding of Boeing plane hovers over big air show in Paris

Uncertainty over a Boeing jet and apprehension about the global economy hover over the aircraft industry as it prepares for next week's Paris Air Show.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Soon, air pollution could be measured on every street corner

Air pollution is responsible for 550,000 premature deaths a year in Europe and 7 million worldwide, according to the WHO. Measuring it can be a challenge, however, as the equipment tends to ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Old glass may find use in new, better concrete

Although glass is thought of as being relatively eco-friendly because it's recyclable, the fact is that a lot of it doesn't get recycled this is particularly true of small fragments, ...

Tue 11 Jun 19 from Gizmag

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After ASAT test, India inches closer to developing hypersonic cruise missile

New Delhi (Sputnik) Jun 13, 2019 In a significant development, India's state-funded Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) has conducted its first test of the Hypersonic Technology ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from SpaceDaily

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