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'Star Trek' fusion impulse engine in the works

It's not quite warp drive, but researchers are hot on the trail of building nuclear fusion impulse engines, complete with real-life dilithium crystals.

By October 2, 2012

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Atlantis launch a bittersweet end for space shuttle

With the shuttle Atlantis making the final flight ever for the orbiter fleet, NASA faces the hard reality of layoffs and questions about America's commitment to leadership in space.

By July 8, 2011

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Boeing's $30 billion tanker win: No flak from EADS

The European aircraft company says it won't contest the Pentagon's decision to award the hotly contested and very lucrative KC-46A tanker contract to Boeing.

By March 4, 2011

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HondaJet a step closer to FAA certification

Honda Aircraft completes the first flight of its FAA-conforming HondaJet advanced light business jet.

By December 27, 2010

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Military wants bulletproof, dimmable windows to protect VIPs

British company to develop bullet-resistant, instantly dimmable windows to provide privacy and protection for Defense Department's VIPs.

By September 11, 2009

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Photos: NASA's moonbuggy stakes

The annual Great Moonbuggy Race is a kind of soapbox derby for lunar-minded engineers. Completing the competition, however, is no walk in the park.

By April 6, 2009

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Apple's "Brick" manufacturing rumors - not so revolutionary?

Rumors are buzzing that Apple has been working on a revolutionary manufacturing process involving lasers and waterjets and solid blocks of aluminum for the upcoming MacBooks.

By October 6, 2008

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It's a car, it's a UAV, no - it's UUV

BAE Systems draws on stealth, aerospace and race car design for Talisman UUV

By April 1, 2007