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Tuesday's marvels of engineering

Pan STARRS system, located in Haleakala in Hawaii, is the world's largest and most powerful digital cameras

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Pan STARRS

The Pan STARRS system, located in Haleakala in Hawaii, is the world's largest and most powerful digital cameras. Funded by NASA's Near-Earth Object Observation Program, it is currently employed to hunt and track potentially dangerous...
Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: the world’s largest 3D printed boat

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: the world’s largest 3D printed boat

A team of researchers from the University of Maine revealed the largest 3D printed part in the world. It is a boat, the 3Dirigo, designed on a large-format polymer 3D printer developed by the UMaine...
robofly

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: The first wireless flying robotic insect

Insect-sized flying robots could help with time-consuming tasks like surveying crop growth on large farms or sniffing out gas leaks. These robots soar by fluttering tiny wings because they are too small...
USS Gerald R Ford

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Supercarrier

Named after the 38th President of the United States, the Gerald R Ford-class ‘supercarriers’ are set to spearhead the United States Navy’s sea-deployed airpower in coming years. The first all-new US Navy aircraft...
Tesla Gigafactory

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Tesla Gigafactory

The futuristic Tesla Gigafactory could literally power the world. It’s just that important. With patience, guile and no shortage of skill, Elon Musk has annexed the world energy industry with an ever-improving line...