Sunday, October 21, 2018

Their Favorite Thing: Why This Alpine Valley Is Alive With The...

Nestled in an emerald valley surrounded by snowcapped Alpine peaks, the village of Zipf, Austria, looks like scenery plucked from a travel brochure. A...

Seeing Double: Digital Twins Make GE and Baker Hughes Supply Chain...

People living around the port of Carrara, in Tuscany, Italy, are used to seeing giant slabs of the region’s signature white marble moved onto...

Switch It Up: This Tech Helps Take The World’s Largest Offshore...

The Haliade-X turbine has the potential to blow the offshore wind industry to the next level. Standing 260 meters tall from its heel to blade tips...

A New App Sees Signs Of Sepsis Risk In Hospital Patients...

Every year, more than 1.5 million Americans develop sepsis, an illness that occurs when the body exhibits an extreme reaction to an infection. It’s an...

Thinking Smaller: Microgrids And Big Data Can Bring Electricity To Rural...

Power grids don’t come cheap: It can cost as much as $300,000 a mile to string a set of high-voltage wires. This can be...

A Quieter Sonic Boom: GE Is Helping NASA, Lockheed Martin Design...

When Chuck Yeager flew NASA’s first rocket plane, the X-1, past the sound barrier for the first time in October 1947, confirmation of his...

Workers Wanted: Wing Walkers And All, The World’s Largest Airshow Is...

Every year at the end of July, acrobatic pilots turn the sky above Oshkosh, Wisconsin, into a special kind of canvas, their planes’ smoke...

Zapping Blackouts: India Is Giving Its National Grid An All-Seeing Eye

Deepak Pandey still remembers the chaos of the world’s worst electrical outage. At 1:02 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, millions of people across India...

A Lord Of The Wings: America’s Largest Air Force Plane Turns...

Few planes inspire more awe than the Galaxy. A comparison to a flying whale seems apt — but a fast and efficient whale that...