engineer john

Jellyfish inspire flexible pumps

November 28th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): A student at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena thinks that jellyfish's unique propulsion system might be the perfect model for tiny pumps that can be implanted ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

California Man John Tyner Refuses Body Scan In San Diego Airport

November 16th, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez San Diego, Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Software engineer John Tyner could have never imagined that his trip to South Dakota would end in the airport itself even before it kicked ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Soon, laser ‘tractor beams’ to clear up space junk

April 30th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Now a tractor beam could prevent the accumulation of space debris-including all the dead satellites, discarded rocket boosters and other junk-in the Earth's orbit, suggests an expert.Space-flight engineer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Boeing set to test unmanned aircraft in Australia

July 12th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 12 (ANI): Australian scientists and US aviation giant Boeing are set to test unmanned aircrafts, which would share airspace with piloted passenger planes without causing any collision.In a non-descript shed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

To understand dolphins, scientists turn their language into pictures

January 1st, 2009 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 1 (IANS) Researchers have turned into images the sounds that dolphins make in water, bringing humans closer to deciphering their language.The key to this technique is the CymaScope, a new ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Virgin Galactic ”mothership” to take first flight in two weeks

December 14th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): Virgin Galactic''s WhiteKnightTwo is set to take its first flight in the next two weeks, and could become the first privately owned vehicle to carry tourists to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |