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australiaMoon Express talk by Barney Pell

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Moon Express, Inc. (MoonEx) is targeting mining the moon. Major Moon Markets * Mining for Space and Terrestrial Markets * Generating space-based solar power * space-based manufacturing, research and development * space tourism and entertainment Mining the moon * water. …

broadbandCarnival of Space 185

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Carnival of space 185 is up at theSpacewriter.com Steve’s astrocorner reviews the decadal survey for where astrophysics and astronomy He looks at the Webb Space telescope and a lot more. Weirdwarp reviews the possibility of a large planet Tyche in …

cellphoneTrain scheduling algorithm optimized for shorter commuter travel times can shorten average trips from 60 to 48 minutes

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Dr. Tal Raviv and his graduate student have developed a tool that makes passenger train journeys shorter, especially when transfers are involved — a computer-based system to shave precious travel minutes off a passenger’s journey. Dr. Raviv’s solution, the “Service …

broadbandDeep Carbon Reduction development for China and the World

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There is a 55 page pdf proposed low carbon development plan for China by a research group of Chinese economists 50 Forum There are several versions of the plan. I picked up a 128 page copy in Hong Kong and …

cellphoneRobotic cars for cities and transforming transportation

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Here is a link to a New York Times video of the Google self driving robotic car. This site has previously proposed an incremental path to cities with only robotic cars. This is a plan to enable the safe early …

cellphoneUtopium project to use carbon nanotube enhanced materials with Additive Manufacturing and the Airbus vision to Scale up Additive Manufacturing

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Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software University of Exeter has commercially orientated research in the core themes of advanced manufacturing and materials development. One of their projects is Utopium. EADS Innovation Works is the partner and funder …

internetTransconic Supercritical Fuel Injection Could Be Used by 2014 to Make Gas Engines 30% More Efficient

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Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Transonic supercritical fuel injection system and its potential for 50-75% efficiency improvement of regular gas engines was covered here before Autoblog Green has updated information. Transonic Combustion CEO Brian Ahlborn goal …

communicationNorth Dakota Oil Production Reaches New Highs and United States Oil Production Back up to 2005 Levels

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North Dakota oil production has reached new highs and the two month lag in monthly statistics will likely show about 250,000 barrels of oil per day in October or November. The latest monthly statistics are 231,252 barrels of oil per …

chinaJapan HAL Ten Times Strength Boosting Exoskeleton Is Going into Mass Production US$4200

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H Plus Magazine indicates that the Japanese HAL robotic exoskeleton is going into mass production to make 400 suits per year at US$4200. The suit can boost strength by ten times. Lockheed is deploying the HULC lower extremity exoskeleton for …