December 7, 2023

Gadget of the week

GE is working on a massive 3D printer for jet engine parts By Rob LeFebvre  From engadget The company reveals plans for the ‘world’s largest’ 3D printer that uses metal powders. 3D printing is coming of age in numerous ways. On a large scale, MIT researchers built a 50-foot-wide, 12-foot tall igloo in just 13 […]

Atom smasher will renew hunt for strange particles in 2015

By Charles Q. Choi LiveScience From Fox News In 2015, the world’s most powerful atom smasher, the Large Hadron Collider, will restart. The particle accelerator has already discovered the Higgs boson, the so-called “God particle,” and when it comes back online after two years spent on upgrades, researchers suggest it could discover other kinds of […]