Popular Science

Scientific American

  • !Raptors Once More (Raptors, Part 2)
    In which we look at the remaining (accipitriform) raptors...-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 39 mins ago 21 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • !The Medusaceratops Mystery
    Old bones raise new questions about an enigmatic horned dinosaur-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 19 hours ago 20 Jan 18, 8:00pm -
  • !The Infinite Optimism of Physicist David Deutsch
    The quantum theorist thinks we’ll solve war, global warming and consciousness—and that will be just the beginning-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 22 hours ago 20 Jan 18, 5:00pm -
  • Illusions from the National Archives in New York City
    National Archives of New York City archivist Christopher Zarr reveals how deeply the art form of camouflage was pursued 100 years ago during World War I-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • 5 Body Hacks to Instantly Calm Overwhelming Emotion
    Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen breaks the glass on 5 body hacks that pull the plug on overwhelming emotion-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 1:00pm -

NanoTech Now

New Atlas

  • !Rocket Lab's Electron booster reaches orbit
    New Zealand officially joins the rank of spacefaring nations as Rocket Lab's Electron booster reached orbit in the first successful commercial space launch in the southern hemisphere. On January 21 at 1:43 GMT, the composite-bodied, two-stage…
    - 3 hours ago 21 Jan 18, 11:47am -
  • Propellantless propulsion system could keep satellites in orbit, reduce space junk
    One of the main factors limiting the life of satellites is how much propellant they can carry to execute orbital corrections. Now scientists at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid have come u…
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 9:48am -
  • In photos: Trucks and SUVs give the 2018 Detroit auto show some serious brawn
    As much as it is a great car show, the 2018 North American International Auto Show might just be more of a truck and 4x4 show. In a country where pickup trucks rule, it's no small story when each of the Big 3 shows an all-new pickup truck, es…
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 4:21am -
  • Imaging system allows entire eye to be examined with one instrument
    Eye exams may be getting quicker and easier, plus ophthalmologists may be able to save money on equipment, thanks to a new instrument developed by scientists in Poland and Spain. Unlike existing eye-examining technology, it allows the entire…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 9:27pm -
  • Bikram yoga may not need to be so hot
    Bikram yoga consists of 26 poses, and it's performed in a room that's heated to around 40 ºC (104 ºF). While it has a number of claimed health benefits, a new study suggests that when it comes to vascular health, it might just as well be do…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 7:46pm -

MIT Tech Review

ComputerWorld

  • IDG Contributor Network: Marketers should enter auto infotainment quickly and carefully
    At CES 2018, cutting-edge marketers are starting to see the automobile infotainment system as their newest playground. How they can use wireless technology to deliver advertising messages to a captive audience. However, I want to warn that this new r…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 3:00pm -
  • How AR and VR will change enterprise mobility
    Two of the hottest technologies today — augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) — are likely to have a big impact on enterprise mobility strategies, according to industry experts. Not for a couple of years, it’s true. But that doesn’t…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 11:00am -
  • Blockchain will be the killer app for supply chain management in 2018
    This year, blockchain testing programs will evolve from pilot tests to real-world platforms, and supply chain management is among the industries the distributed ledger technology is set to disrupt.On Tuesday, Maersk and IBM announced a joint venture…
    - 3 days ago 18 Jan 18, 10:57am -
  • Maersk, IBM create world's first blockchain-based, electronic shipping platform
    Maersk and IBM today announced a joint venture to deploy a blockchain-based  electronic shipping system that will digitize supply chains and track international cargo in real time.The new platform could save the global shipping industry billions of…
    - 5 days ago 16 Jan 18, 12:01pm -
  • Ethereum explores a fix for blockchain's performance problem
    The creator of the open-source blockchain platform Ethereum is exploring ways to fix an innate issue with the technology - the inability for processing capacity to effectively scale.And the Ethereum Foundation is seeking outside developers to help so…
    - 16 days ago 5 Jan 18, 9:50pm -

GizMag - Emerging Tech

  • !Rocket Lab's Electron booster reaches orbit
    New Zealand officially joins the rank of spacefaring nations as Rocket Lab's Electron booster reached orbit in the first successful commercial space launch in the southern hemisphere. On January 21 at 1:43 GMT, the composite-bodied, two-stage r…
    - 3 hours ago 21 Jan 18, 11:47am -
  • Propellantless propulsion system could keep satellites in orbit, reduce space junk
    One of the main factors limiting the life of satellites is how much propellant they can carry to execute orbital corrections. Now scientists at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid have come up…
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 9:48am -
  • In photos: Trucks and SUVs give the 2018 Detroit auto show some serious brawn
    As much as it is a great car show, the 2018 North American International Auto Show might just be more of a truck and 4x4 show. In a country where pickup trucks rule, it's no small story when each of the Big 3 shows an all-new pickup truck, espe…
    - 1 day ago 20 Jan 18, 4:21am -
  • Imaging system allows entire eye to be examined with one instrument
    Eye exams may be getting quicker and easier, plus ophthalmologists may be able to save money on equipment, thanks to a new instrument developed by scientists in Poland and Spain. Unlike existing eye-examining technology, it allows the entire ey…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 9:27pm -
  • Bikram yoga may not need to be so hot
    Bikram yoga consists of 26 poses, and it's performed in a room that's heated to around 40 ºC (104 ºF). While it has a number of claimed health benefits, a new study suggests that when it comes to vascular health, it might just as well be done…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 7:46pm -

MedGadget

NextGov - Emerging Tech

Emerging EdTech

  • !Teaching and Technology Tweet Recap, we 01-20-18
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap … discover “what...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the fu…
    - 24 mins ago 21 Jan 18, 2:15pm -
  • How to Conduct a Live Class from WizIQ Virtual Classroom
    Step-By-Step Instructions for Using this Popular Education Platform to Deliver a Live Class Session What can be termed as a “live class”? For instance, a session conducted on Skype by an instructor...[Please click on the post title to continue r…
    - 4 days ago 17 Jan 18, 2:15pm -
  • 7 Tips on How to Make Lessons More Engaging and Fun
    The ideas here have certainly been shared on the site before, but I thought a fresh look at them might be helpful, as many of us continue to look for ideas to spark the new year and bring more...[Please click on the post title to continue reading th…
    - 5 days ago 16 Jan 18, 1:23pm -
  • “If This Then That” as a Teaching and Learning Aid?
    Anyone Using This Platform in an Educational Context? If This Then That, or “IFTTT” (https://ifttt.com/), is a free online app that will allow you to define relationships between...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the full pos…
    - 10 days ago 11 Jan 18, 2:11pm -
  • Academic and Technology Tweet Roll Up, w/e 01-06-18
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap … we're a little light on...[Please click on the post title to continue reading…
    - 14 days ago 7 Jan 18, 2:23pm -

PwC - Emerging Tech

Core77

  • Nike's Research-Driven "1 Reimagined" Collection is Designed by Women, For Women
    Nike just announced a 10-pair sneaker collection completely designed by 14 female Nike designers, all working on either Nike's color and materials team or sneaker design team. Drawing inspiration from two of Nike's most iconic sneaker silhouettes—t…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 11:00pm -
  • This Italian Machine Cuts Perfectly Spherical Shrubs
    Unless you are a landscape architect, you may not realize that clients can order shrubs from nurseries by diameter. Let's say a client orders a dozen 65-centimeter shrubs. Since shrubs tend to grow as they like, with no two alike, it would provide a…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 4:30pm -
  • A Pillow Designed for People Who Wear Glasses
    This is one of those products where you're like, "Why did this not exist before?" The Lay See Pillow is designed for the millions of people who wear eyeglasses and like to read in bed while lying on their side: That cover looks like a bit more of a h…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 4:06pm -
  • Design Job: Develop Products with a Purpose as a Graphic Designer at STEL in Santa Barbara, CA
    STEL is looking for a Mid-Level Graphic Designer with Outdoor, Sport, and Consumer Electronic industry design experience. Position to be started by end of January, or beginning of February 2018. STEL is a design consultancy located in Santa Barbara,…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 3:26pm -
  • How to Build an Illuminated, Ventilated Spray Booth Out of Foamcore
    Here industrial designer Eric Strebel shows you how to build your own spray booth out of foamcore. "The unit is very light, that makes it easier to build and potentially move around your shop if you don't have a permanent home for it," Strebel writes…
    - 2 days ago 19 Jan 18, 2:57pm -