Electricity-free air con: Thermoacoustic device turns waste heat into cold using no additional power
Beginning with the principles of the Stirling engine, SoundEnergy’s THEAC thermal acoustic engine takes heat – either industrial waste heat or solar heat – and turns it into powerful coolin…
The first tendril-like soft robot able to climb — ScienceDaily
Researchers have made the first soft robot mimicking plant tendrils: it is able to curl and climb, using the same physical principles determining water transport in plants. In the future this tendr…
From toilet to brickyard: Recycling biosolids to make sustainable bricks: Fired-clay bricks incorporating biosolids could be a sustainable solution for both the wastewater treatment and brickmaking…
Around 30 percent of the world’s biosolids are stockpiled or sent to landfill each year, while over 3 billion cubic meters of clay soil is dug up for the global brickmaking industry. Using bios…
Printable: Giraffe, Ele and Lion – make a mobile? | the ReFab Diaries
Print off a couple of each and then follow these directions to make your own mobile. Get the Giraffe, the Lion, the Ele and many more from Canon’s promotional site.
Paper Zoo: Elephant – Beginner Series – Toys – Paper Craft – Canon Creative Park
Octopus Animation – to keep you going. | Rob Ives
“Octopus-a-go-go!Parts done, photos done, just the instructions to do.Here’s a quick animation to keep you going.
Canon Papercraft – Movable Chimney Sweep Free Paper Toy Download
moving toy paper craft based on a “chimney sweep,” a figure said to bring good luck to those he meets. In Europe, the chimney sweep is a very popular symbol of good fortune and often feat…
FIRST Robotics Competition DESTINATION: DEEP SPACE Presented By The Boeing Company Season Teaser – YouTube
“This is the official game animation for the 2019 FIRST Robotics Competition game, DESTINATION DEEP SPACE. The game was announced Saturday, January 5, 2019.
Tesla Is Patenting AR Smart Glasses > ENGINEERING.com
Tesla. The company—known for electric and autonomous cars, among other things—has its eye on using augmented reality (AR) to make such innovations happen. The company recently applied for two A…
From playing cards to tectonic plates, layered materials pushed to the brink — ScienceDaily
Looking deeper into the internal behavior of layered solids and formations — from graphene sheets, to wood laminates, to geological formations — researchers are gaining a better understanding of…
KEVA planks
Children discover the joy of creating original works of art or cleverly designed contraptions. Creativity brings joy into the lives of humans which is why the arts are so important. At the same ti…
Dive-in Engineering
Think like an engineer with the DIVE method.DeconstructWorking the way engineers do, students begin by taking apart a working prototype. By recording measurements, making diagrams, and taking notes…