The Biggest Music Comeback of 2014: Vinyl Records
To boost production, record factories are running their machines so hard—sometimes around the clock—they have to shell out increasing sums for maintenance and repairs. Large orders from superstars create bottlenecks, while music fans search the bins ...
December 11, 2014
Which software automates your tests?
You have several options for developing automated tests to use in the lab or in production. They range from generic programming languages such as VBA to development environments specifically for controlling test equipment to vendor-supplied stand-alone ...
Hadrian the automated bricklaying machine can create an entire house in 2 days
It can lay 1,000 bricks an hour and work around the clock, 24 hours a day. A robotic 'hand' lays Called Hadrian - named after the wall - the fully-automated robot was created by Australian inventor Mark Pivac, who founded Fastbrick Robotics ...
June 26, 2015
Alarm clock wafts aromas of espresso and the seaside wake you up gently
The sudden screaming of an alarm clock is enough to jolt most of us awake but it's an unpleasant way to start the day. Now there's an alarm clock that's claims to be able to rouse you from the deepest of slumbers simply by wafting invigorating scents ...
May 27, 2015
Go Orlando! CF fair, foodie fests and Museums on Us
For $10, kids can enjoy bounce houses, bouncing bungees, trains, the Orbitron and a rock wall. •March 7, Record-breaking pub crawl in downtown Orlando, followed by a live concert at Wall Street. 21 with 3D films, lab experiments, science trivia ...
March 4, 2015
Atomic scientists to make 'major announcement' about Doomsday Clock
Climate threats: It is not known whether tomorrow's announcement will specifically relate to the threat posed by nuclear weapons, or other trends, such as climate change. This graphic from last year's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC ...
January 21, 2015
What your brain looks like when you think you're about to DIE
Scientists have revealed what happens inside your brain when you think your life may be over. The discovery was made during tests on passengers who escaped death when their plane ran out of fuel over the Atlantic. According to the study, a single ...
June 23, 2015
Meet the robot BUILDER: Fully automated bricklaying machine can create an entire house in just two days The robot, called Hadrian, was developed by an Australian inventor It can lay 1,000 bricks an hour and work around the clock, 24 hours a day A... Called Hadrian, it can lay 1,000 bricks and hour and work around the clock - and could apparently build 150 homes a year. Called Hadrian - named after the wall - the fully-automated robot was created by Australian inventor Mark Pivac, who founded Fastbrick Robotics. ‘People have been laying bricks for about 6,000 years and ever since the industrial revolution, they have tried to automate the bricklaying process,’ he told Perth Now. A 3D computer-aided design (CAD) is used to work out the shape of the house or structure required, and the robot then calculates where each brick should go. Mortar.
The sudden screaming of an alarm clock is enough to jolt most of us awake but it's an unpleasant way to start the day. Now there’s an alarm clock that’s claims to be able to rouse you from the deepest of slumbers simply by wafting invigorating scents such as coffee and croissants around your bedroom. The SensorWake alarm, invented by a French teenager, is designed to be an effective and relaxing way to wake up. His prototype was recognised as one of 15 that ‘can change the world’ at Google’s 2014 Science Fair and stems from a hatred of his... The cube-shaped alarm clock has a large screen displaying the time and a slot at the top for a scent cartridge, made by Swiss fragrance manufacturer Givaudan. To make sure users are not left dozing through an important work meeting, the alarm clock also has an audio alarm that goes off after three minutes. A single capsule can wake a user up 60 times and the alarm clock can be pre-ordered for the earlybird price of €60 (£42 or $65) via.
Cat circus: The Aero Cats will perform March 5-15 at the Venue Orlando. FAVO: Faith Arts Village Orlando presents its fine art show and market from 5 to 9 p. m. March 6 and noon to 5 p. m. March 7 at 221 Colonial Drive. Call 407-222-1231. Art31: Thirty-one days of experimentation and collaboration at the Art & History Museum in Maitland. Art31, running through March 31, features a new exhibit by Clyde Butcher, which will make its debut from 6:30 to 9 p. m. March 6. Visit art31. Sweet Suspense: Meet-and-greet with the band Sweet Suspense, fashion show, shopping party and prom dress preview from 2 to 4 p. m. March 14 at Macy's Millenia, 4298 Millenia Blvd. Live music by the Pauses, food from 4Rivers Smokehouse, films, literary readings and interactive print-making from 6:30 to 9 p. m. March 6. This event also kicks off the photography exhibit, Clyde Butcher's "Nature's Places of Spiritual Sanctuary. Taste of Oviedo: Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Mall Blvd. , Oviedo, 10 a. m. to 6 p. m. March 14. For $10, kids can enjoy bounce houses, bouncing bungees, trains, the Orbitron and a rock wall. Several bands, including Black Canvas Band, School of Rock and Carly Jo Jackson, will be taking the main stage.
Serena van der Woodsen's Black Butterfly Wall in Gossip Girl - Love It or Hate It?
While Serena's new bedroom at Blair's is quite neutral with grass cloth walls and soft apple green upholstery, the focal point is a statement-making arrangement of black butterflies on the wall behind her bed. It looks familiar to me so maybe it's ...
December 9, 2010
Trend Lab Surf's Up 3-Piece Crib Bedding Set
Surf's Up dude! Printed and embroidered surf boards on waves with lizards, leaves, and palm trees take your nursery on a trip to the tropics. Terry cloth, denim, and mini-waffle pique fabrics are combined to create this perfect beach theme.
September 7, 2010
A Butterfly Spreads Its Wings on Wall Street
OF ALL THE OPTIONS TRADING STRATEGIES, nothing gives a trader Street cred faster than the butterfly. The butterfly, which involves a combination of three different options with various strike prices, is to trading what Ferraris are to cars. Say you think ...
June 23, 2009