( National Physical Laboratory ) Watersports enthusiasts will soon be able to surf in colder waters and keep warm for longer, thanks to the National Physical Laboratory and UK wetsuit manufacturer, Spartan.
Union officials say the 1,100 Carlsberg employees on strike have returned to work to enable new negotiations with the brewer about wage increases.
Kirin managed to reduce the weight of its plastic bottle to 35 grams, making it 7 grams lighter than the bottle currently in use but just as strong.
Two third-generation nuclear plants in China will use nuclear bellows seal control valves that are built to handle stringent switch-off failure requirements.
A 20,000 gallon supertanker plane that could be used to drop dispersant on the Gulf of Mexico to break up oil from a blown well has been doing test runs in Waco.
A prototype ?autonomous robot car? might one day help avoid military fatalities from bombings and ambushes -- or so its designers hope.
Labor Department said Wednesday that consumer prices edged down 0.1 percent last month, reflecting a big fall in energy prices.
Delivery of the $370 million plane, the largest in the history of civil aviation, comes three years late as Airbus has struggled to cope with production delays.
Maker of iconic green and yellow machinery said its second-quarter profit jumped 16 percent to $547.5 million as sales of farm and construction equipment improved.
European Union fined 10 producers of memory chips, including Samsung, a combined $403 million on Wednesday for...
( Inderscience Publishers ) A relatively simple electronic gadget could speed up HIV/AIDS diagnostics and improve accuracy particularly in parts of the world with very limited access to health-care workers. The device is described in the International Journal of Biomedical...
( EUREKA ) Highly sophisticated video-content analysis now makes possible fast and reliable diagnosis of pulmonary embolisms, automatically detects threatening situations in surveillance scenarios and can provide more enjoyable and customized home entertainment. The systems achieve...
Environmental problems relating to the "once-through" water cooling system at New York's Indian Point nuclear plant could result in a permanent shut down.
Martin Engineering’s Inertial Flow TM transfer chutes can minimize impact and wear on liners and belts, while containing the dust and spillage that are often generated at transfer points.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tar balls found on beaches in Florida's Key West this week are not from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill leaking from a well owned by BP, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday, citing laboratory tests.