This giant orb will be someone's home for a year. Italian explorer Alex Bellini will inhabit the carefully engineered craft while riding and living on icebergs in Greenland, in an attempt to witness climate change first hand. Read more >
The Magnetom Prisma Tim+Dot System 3 Tesla is one of the most powerful, state of the art medical imaging devices in the marketplace. It also looks fantastic. I’d call it the iPod of all “MRI players”.
This week, engineers working on the British Bloodhound Supersonic Car project installed its EJ200 jet engine into the chassis for the first time. Good news: it fits. Bad news: they now have to install kilometres of cabling into the small gaps that are left. [Bloodhound Project]
This tangle of tubes, bottles and electronics may look a mess—but this is a small-molecule synthesiser, a kind of chemical 3D printer, and it can be used to construct the most obscure of molecules from scratch. Read More >>