Richard Tenure

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GE’s Digital DNA: When Big Data Was 30 Tons of Steel, Glass, and Copper

It was 66 years ago that the U.S. Army switched on the world’s first general purpose electronic computer and launched the information age. The army …

Wearable Ultrasound Device Speeds Healing Of Chronic Wounds

Sometimes you just need to shake things up to help them get better.<p>That’s the idea Drexel University researchers have used to develop a novel …

Wearable Tech

The precision medicine revolution - | GE Look ahead | The Economist

Africa, which has succeeded in joining certain global value chains, remains, nevertheless, a...<p>By 2030, some 19m people per day—or 7bn per year—will …

Millionaire seeks an assist for Inspiration Mars mission

As the clock ticks toward a 2018 launch, the millionaire who's funding the Inspiration Mars effort to send a man and woman around the Red Planet is reaching out for support from students, from rocket companies — and from NASA.<p>"We're going to have to do it with NASA, and probably a certain amount of …

The hospital anywhere - | GE Look ahead | The Economist

Did You Know We Can Still Spot Voyager 1?

NASA’s Voyager 1, which last week made headlines after scientists announced it had officially left our solar system, is now more than 11 billion …

Space Exploration

News

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Brilliant Enterprise

GE’s Brilliant Machines transform raw data into efficiencies. Our deep-sea fuel technology helps us discover and maximize resources in extreme …

Handy

Heartbeats to replace traditional passwords

Our heartbeats could be used instead of traditional passwords to unlock smartphones, tablets and cars using a new device being developed by Canadian company Bionym.<p>Passwords scrawled on a scrap of paper are easily lost, jumbled letters and numbers are quickly forgotten and, with “password” still …

Why Brain Surgeons Want Help From A Maggot-Like Robot

Brain surgery is a dicey business. Even the most experienced surgeons can damage healthy tissue while trying to root out tumors deep inside the brain.<p>Researchers from the University of Maryland are working on a solution, and it sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie. They're developing a tiny, …

Time Travel Is Possible But Only To The Future, English Physicist Says

We may be able to book our ticket to the future someday -- it'll just be a one-way trip.<p>In a presentation at the British Science Festival, particle physicist Brian Cox said that time travel is possible but only in one direction.<p>"The central question is, can you build a time machine? The answer is …

Nobel Prizes 2013: The shipping machinery of cells

If the cells that make up your body are little factories, then the shipping department just picked up a Nobel Prize this morning with the award for …

Rose-Like Nano Coating Could Keep Airborne Viruses Out of Planes

<i>Photo via Shutterstock</i><p>In another awesome project inspired by nature, scientists developed a new type of nano coating that makes a surface stay wet or …