‘Digger Finger’ Detector

Equipped with tactile sensing, the slender, digit-like device could someday be mounted on a robotic arm and used to spot underground cables or even explosives.

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“Loot and Pillage All You Want, But Wear a Helmet”

Denmark invokes Vikings in road safety PSA

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Rectennas Powered from Wasted Heat

Scientists from CU Boulder want to expand the capability of rectennas by creating optical devices that harvest power from wasted heat.

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Black Boxes Located but Search for Answers in Indonesian Plane Crash Continues

Indonesian investigators have successfully downloaded information from the flight data recorder (FDR) of the Sriwijaya Air jet that crashed into the Java sea soon after taking off from the capital Jakarta last week. However, the search for the Boeing 737-500’s other “black box”, the cockpit voice recorder continues. “We are really hoping the (cockpit voice recorder) could be found to support the data we recovered from (flight data recorder),” says an investigator with the National Transportation Safety Committee. Divers found the recorders’ casing but...

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Second by Second Forensic Reconstruction of Beirut Explosion [Video]

Experts recreate a detailed 3D model and timeline of the August 4 blast based on spatial and architectural analysis.

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Disturbing Driving Trend Among Males in COVID-19 Era

Uptick in speeding, alcohol and drug use: NHTSA

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