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Briefs: Aerospace
NASA Demonstrates X-ray Navigation in Space

In a technology first, NASA demonstrated fully autonomous X-ray navigation in space. This technology could work in concert with...

Question of the Week: Robotics, Automation & Control
Will cockroach-inspired robots support search-and-rescue?

This week’s INSIDER featured a robot that moves like a cockroach. By studying the fundamental principles of object traversal, the technology’s inventors want to apply the idea to...

On-Demand Webinars: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Technical Webinar Series from the Editors of SAE – Additive Manufacturing and SAE’s Data Submission Guidelines

This 60-minute Webinar explores the initial step in moving additive manufacturing (AM) from part qualification to material...

News: Software
Sharks on a Plane? Skin Scales Lift Aircraft Design

To improve a flying vehicle, sometimes you have to turn to a reliable model that has been operating for hundreds of...

Question of the Week: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Would you use color-changing 3D printables?

In today’s INSIDER, MIT researcher Professor Stefanie Mueller said that her laboratory’s color-changing 3D printables support new customizable objects and accessories, as well as opportunities for...

News: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A Bright Idea for Reducing Waste: Color-Changing 3D Printables

Professor Stefanie Mueller and fellow researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence...

Briefs: Medical
Bend- and Twist-Sensing Optical Fiber

A method was developed for concurrently measuring bending and twisting along an optical fiber using only the properties of light...

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