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German Inventor solves permanent magnet motor puzzle - wants to 'give away' the discovery...

Thomas Engel is a successful German inventor with more than a hundred patented inventions to his credit. He - like many of his peers - does not look …

Handie prosthetic uses 3D printing and smartphones for much cheaper bionic hands (video)

The main aim of Handie, already a James Dyson award nominee, was to develop an artificial hand that offered a large degree of functionality without the brutal prices associated with prosthetics. With the latest model, it apparently skirts below a $400 price tag, substituting a smartphone for …

Automated Manufacturing for 3-D Printers - MIT Technology Review

In theory, 3-D printing gives consumers the ability to conceive of and make various products. But designing many objects requires specialized …

3D Printing

AUTOROTICA: For Land and Sea—the Amphicar—FIVE THOT discover ideas, people, views, lifestyles and business

More Get Smart than James Bond, the automobile called the Amphicar was a quirky German vehicle produced between 1961 and 1968, and designed for the …

Choimobi Yokohama — Electric Carsharing Program For Yokohama Uses Ultracompact EVs From Toyota

<b>Published on</b> October 2nd, 2013 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>8<p>Choimobi Yokohama — Electric Carsharing Program For Yokohama Uses Ultracompact EVs From …

Car companies are now cloud companies: BMW to have 10M connected cars in 5 years

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Anna Gordon/GigaOM<p>There are around 3 million vehicles that are directly connected to BMW’s data centers, said BMW’s VP …

Electric Vehicles' Safety Shows Through Numerous Crash Tests

<i>From Josh Goldman, Union of Concerned Scientists for LiveScience:</i><p><i>Josh Goldman</i> <i>is a</i> <i>policy analyst for clean vehicles at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) where he leads legislative and regulatory campaigns to reduce U.S. oil consumption. This article was adapted from a post to the UCS blog the</i> …

Toyota 86 hybrid under development: report

A hybrid version of the <b>Toyota 86</b> is reportedly under development, with production yet to be given the go ahead.<p>Toyota drivetrain engineering senior …

The Urban Campsite's Coolest Caravan, The Marquis by Eduard Bohtlingk.

Annette van Driel and Francis Nijenhuis are the initiators of The Urban Campsite, a campsite where camping and art come together for six weeks a …

Disposable Drones May Prevent Forest Fires

When we think of drones — nay unmanned aerial vehicles — we typically picture military drones or those ubiquitous quadrotors. However, two new …

Will food be more sustainable in a decade's time?

<i>This article was taken from the May 2015 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

Architectural Columns at the Palais de Tokyo Explode into Organic Forms | Colossal

<p>Recently installed at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, this gigantic Gordian Knot was constructed by Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira who is known …

SCI-Arc student develops freeform 3D printing with "undo" function

<b>News:</b> a masters student at the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles has developed a method of using a robotic arm to 3D print …