27 Results for

propulsion

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Let the moon guide you to a cool five-planet eyeful this month

NASA releases a video guide to a solar system phenomenon that hasn't happened in more than 10 years.

By February 2, 2016

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Bosch is developing a connected gas pedal with haptic feedback

This pedal promises to use haptic feedback toward helping you save fuel while driving.

By January 26, 2016

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Jaguar redesigns Santa's sleigh, reindeer mysteriously absent

Seriously, who designs a sleigh that moves under its own propulsion?

By December 14, 2015

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Engineer Emily Manor-Chapman discusses NASA/JPL's Juno mission (Tomorrow Daily 289 show notes)

The spacecraft is scheduled to hit Jupiter's orbit by July of next year, and we talk to one of the mission's engineers about how Jet Propulsion Laboratory goes about preparing.

By December 17, 2015

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Deep Dive: Discussing the Juno mission with a NASA/JPL engineer (Tomorrow Daily 289)

Ashley and Jeff chat about the Japanese drone police, an augmented-reality magazine and projection mapping Christmas tree lights. Also, they sit down with Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer Emily Manor-Chapman to discuss the Juno mission.

By December 17, 2015

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Yamaha's PES2 concept is an all-electric, two-wheel-drive motorcycle

Yamaha rolls out a successor to the popular PES1 concept for the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show.

By October 16, 2015

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Fire the electrospray thrusters! Tiny module could drive small satellites

A new propulsion system from MIT spinout Accion uses tiny chips and a salt solution to generate enough thrust to jostle satellites in space.

By March 11, 2015

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Rovio's Angry Birds Stella gives girl power a ride

The game provides the same propulsion that gamers have come to expect from the franchise, but this time around, female protagonists star.

By September 4, 2014

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Motorcycle gets spacecraft propulsion parts

Spacecraft manufacturer XCOR comes up with an unusual two-wheeled way to test some critical bearing components from its rocket propellant piston pump.

By May 4, 2012

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Rocket scientist tells hackers to take big risks

Brian Muirhead of NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab tells security professionals at Black Hat that failure is not an option when taking big risks, but offers tips on avoiding it.

By August 2, 2013