On Billy's Blog, Billy Hurley, Digital Editorial Manager, writes stories about new and innovative achievements in design engineering, from industrial robots and autonomous vehicles to 3D printers and see-through solar cells. Along with other Tech Briefs writers and editors, Billy shares his opinions, poses questions to readers, and finds the fun, interesting, and unexpected stories behind today's leading-edge inventions.
Watch below as the Perseverance rover and its Ingenuity helicopter make their way to Mars. NASA pros will offer their expertise throughout the day.
Watch below as NASA experts review how they plan to return samples from the surface of Mars back to Earth.
Watch NASA experts review this week's preparations, as the Perseverance rover launches and begins its journey to Mars.
You can design the best product in the world but what if the parts, assemblies, and sub-components for your idea aren’t there?
An empty airport tells you more than you might think.
A low-cost, low-complexity ventilator developed by NASA engineers at Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week.