mach effect

controversialSoft Power Victory for China over USA as Australia and South Korea near joining Infrastructure bank

Australia said on Friday there was a lot of merit in the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) while Japan’s finance minister signalled cautious approval of the institution that the United States has warned against. The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper …

controversialCarbon 3D has True game changing 3D printing and not just 2D repeated. 100 times faster printing with stronger parts

3D printing has struggled to deliver on its promise to transform manufacturing. Prints take forever, parts are mechanically weak, and material choices are far too limited. That’s because current 3D printing technology is really just 2D printing, over and over …

controversialHybrid gas electric drone has 13 times the range of a battery electric drone

Top Flight Technologies is the first company to successfully demonstrate true serial hybrid power integration into multi-rotors at industry disruptive price points. Our UAVs have a demonstrated world record of 2.5+ hours with 1 gallon of gasoline and removes numerous …

futureProgress towards error correction in quantum computers

The Google and UCSB researchers showed they could program groups of qubits—devices that represent information using fragile quantum physics—to detect certain kinds of error, and to prevent those errors from ruining a calculation. The new advance comes from researchers led …

futureUK Taranis unmanned combat aircraft demostrator likely basis for post-2030 UK airforce

Taranis is an unmanned combat aircraft system advanced technology demonstrator programme. The Taranis demonstrator is the result of one-and-a-half-million man hours of work by the UK’s leading scientists, aerodynamicists and systems engineers from 250 UK companies. The technological advances made …

futureChina has new light tank for fighting in mountains in Tibet and other western provinces

There are pictures of china’s new light tank for fighting in mountainous areas. China’s has issues with minorities in some of the mountain areas. China has almost 15 million Muslims who live mainly in the rugged mountains and desert basins …

mach effectSending Embyros to colonize the stars will need human teachers

A seed ship is an interstellar spacecraft which is able to transport embryos or gametes over long distances. In order to keep them save and healthy it acts most of its flight like a huge fridge, because the unborn humans …

emdriveHP Linux++ OS for Memristor servers 6 times the power and 10 times smaller than current computers

HP is planning to have working prototype of The Machine should be ready by 2016. HP wants researchers and programmers to get familiar with how it will work well before then. They aim to complete an operating system designed …

futureHuman artificial wombs would enable premature baby survival at 14th week instead of 24th week of gestation

Journal of Reproductive Science – The artificial womb The availability of computer-controlled artificial hearts, kidneys, and lungs, as well as the possibility of implanting human embryos in ex vivo uterus models or an artificial endometrium, presents new perspectives for creating …

energyMach Effect Propulsion Lab and theoretical work

Nextbigfuture has been covering the work of independent researchers who are working to enable the Mach Effect to be used for propellentless space propulsion and potential as a means to create wormholes. James Woodward is the primary researcher and theorist …