David John LeBlanc

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New iPad game uses Citizen Science to track endangered species in the wild

Today, a new app for the iPad was released that could change the way wildlife is monitored in the future.<p>Wildsense is an initiative from a group of …

Arcata Photographer Wins Outdoor California Magazine’s Annual Wildlife Photo Contest

<b>California</b>-(Ammoland.com)- The interaction between three elegant terns and an intruding Heermann’s gull has earned Arcata photographer Leslie Scopes …

Nova Southeastern University researcher part of team researching DNA of tigers

Related images<br>(click to enlarge)<p>Tigers -- they are some of nature's most beautiful, deadly and endangered species. In fact, living tigers are …

Wildlife

Animal Sanctuaries Worth Visiting

With the recent news that Ringling Bros. Circus will be phasing out elephant performances in its shows, there’s been a renewed focus on the welfare …

Wildlife

They scar the landscape, devastate wildlife and put lives at risk... what can be done about spring grassfires?

Every day so far this month, firefighters in South Wales have been called to deliberately lit grassfires.<p>Huge swathes of mountainsides, fields and …

These 8 Organizations Refuse to Let the Illegal Wildlife Trade Win

It can be easy to forget the fact that we share the world with millions of other animal species. On a day to day basis, we don’t usually encounter …

Wildlife

Wildlife photographer wins climate change prize with ‘haunting’ image of drought-hit zebra

<b>A ‘haunting’ image showing the mummified remains of a zebra that died during a deadly drought in Africa has won a government-run competition on</b> …

Climate

7 Sanctuaries Working to Save Abused and Neglected Wolves and Wolf-Hybrids

There is an exotic pet epidemic in the United States. Many of these animals, including big cats and reptiles, are not native to the U.S. but are …

Wildlife

ARK Rocker

Introduction: ARK Rocker<p>About: I'm doing my best to live little parts of many lives - part engineer, part architect, designer, cyclist, bread baker, …

This Steampunk Printrbot GO by Watchmaker John Davis is the Coolest Machine You'll See Today

Ever since science fiction author K. W. Jeter coined the term “steampunk” to describe a subgenre of science fiction, fantasy literature and art which …

Students Develop 6

Personally, I hate spiders. Even though they’re impressive, versatile creatures with a surprising amount of benefits to the environment and general …

‘Pop-up’ fabrication technique trumps 3D printing | Kurzweil

3D silicon microstructures formed using concepts similar to those in children’s “pop-up” books, shown here based on a colorized scanning electron …

Nanotech

A Model Italian Sailboat Makes Waves with WindformXT and 3D Printing

A partnership between Yam Marine Technology and Daniele Cevola Design Studio was aimed at creating a modern model version of the fishing boats once …

Your Engineering Resource

Be the first to read our new blog posts and stay up-to-speed on all things SOLIDWORKS CAD, Stratasys 3D Printing, and Rapid Prototyping. Watch …

Learn CNC the Art Way

Introduction: Learn CNC the Art Way<p>About: Wei Li is an artist and designer that currently lives and works in San Francisco. Li uses her work to …

ELA 2.0 3D Printer, a Solid Device for Just Over $300

Jose Luis Luna says his ELA 2.0 Printer has been “completely designed to be a quality machine at a very low price.”<p>He says this basic design has …

The Wild West of Innovation

<b>Authored by Mark Hatch</b><p>Some very powerful new tools, communication methods and understandings about the way we innovate have come into existence …

Mesmerizing 3-D Printer Forms Objects Out of Ooze—And Fast

Even if you have little interest in 3-D printing, you’re likely to find Carbon3D’s Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) technology …

BoXZY Brings Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing Hybrid to Your Desktop

Shares 47<p>Home 3d printers are incredible machines but they have some limitations. Sometimes you just need some extra tools and capabilities to finish …

'Bloodborne' May Be The Best 'Souls' Game Yet

<i>This is the second part of my ongoing Bloodborne review. Read part one here.</i> <i>This is not spoiler free. Part one is.</i><p>I’ve been wandering through the Forbidden Woods for a long time now, and I’m glad I don’t have a heart condition.<p>Hideous eldritch monsters straight out of a ghost story wait around …

President Obama notes love of Conan the Barbarian, Spider-man comics in letter to supports

Obamacare, working to end U.S. combat in Afghanistan, normalizing relations with Cuba; whatever, here's the thing you need to remember about President Barack Obama: He grew up reading comic books.<p>There are two shocking revelations in that factoid. First, there's the admission that unlike many …

Unity Engine will target PC games first for supporting DirectX 12 and Windows 10

Unity Technologies will offer support for the DirectX 12 graphics API, included as part of Windows 10, for PC game developers first when they use the …

Windows 10

Greens try for last-minute data retention amendments

The Greens today attempted to convince the Senate to vote through last-minute amendments to the Government's proposed data retention legislation, …

Big Data and Financial Services

Cloud Banking Insights Series focuses on big data in the financial services industry and whether it is a security threat or actually a massive …

Data and Goliath: Four Ways You Can Protect Yourself From Digital Surveillance

If a policeman sits down within earshot, it's within your rights to move your conversation someplace else. If the FBI parks a van bristling with cameras outside your house, you are perfectly justified in closing your blinds.<p>Likewise, there are many ways we can protect our personal data and defend …

Stigmatized Schizophrenia Gets a Rebrand

Academia is calling for the abolishment of the term “schizophrenia” in hopes of finding a label that’s less stigmatized. Why people with the medical …