Parenting is always an unpredictable challenge. These life hacks for dealing with kids are so ingenious, they must have been created by engineers.By Jessica MileyMarch 07, 2018Engineers are known for their creative problem-solving and always seems to find innovative solutions.Sometimes engineers are presented with one of the toughest challenges on the planet - raising children.
By Jessica MileyJuly 17, 2017In a world first, a car’s safety camera has been used to create a unique collection of photographs by an artist. Volvo collaborated with Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Barbara Davidson to take her photos using the on-board safety camera of the new Volvo XC60. Davidson created a collection of 30 photographs that capture the daily life on the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Tunnels are considered to be one of the most challenging construction projects in the world. Requiring bespoke pieces of machinery to excavate difficult rock strata, tunneling projects are often expensive and dangerous. Engineers are usually faced with plenty of geotechnical challenges that prompts for intelligent solutions and practical executions.
A team of researchers have replaced silicon with graphene to create a super transistor. The transistor can boost performance better than any other you& 39;d find in a computer.By Jessica MileyAugust 29, 2017Diagram showing the unzipped nanotubeNatureA collaborative team of researchers has developed a new kind of transistor that could make your computer 1,000 times faster.
The US& 39;s DARPA is bioengineering plants to react to potential bioweaponry or chemical weapons by & 34;sniffing& 34; them out.By Shelby RogersNovember 24, 2017When one thinks of traditional surveillance tools, images of earpieces and stealthy video cameras come to mind. However, the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (aka DARPA) is wanting to take a seemingly nondescript household item and use it for surveillance purposes: plants.
Indiana Jones was only human. Granted he had some fancy skills with his whip and fists but he would also need those creature comforts when in the field. The following list of some of the best outdoor adventure tech would have been a dream come true to Indiana Jones back in his day.1. Quick drying towelWe& 39;ll kick off our list of best outdoor adventure tech with a towel.