Thanks to the innovative radar scanner, defects in the material composition of the wind turbine blades can now be detected with far greater accuracy and visualized in a cross-sectional view, thereby saving costs in production and operation.
Open hardware systems could make robots more affordable and easier to build
Researchers are studying corrosion to help industry develop longer-lasting photovoltaic panels and increase reliability.
In the field of meteorology there are occasional game-changing technological advances that lead to improved storm monitoring and weather forecasts.
The American Geophysical Union (AGU) reported on January 18, 2017 that electricity blackouts from an extreme space weather event
Deep learning and AI are turning millions of satellite images of Earth into usable data, helping insurers and aid groups alike to do their jobs.
US astronaut Gene Cernan, commander of Apollo 17, has died, his family and Nasa announce.
A new streamlined process could quickly pare down heaps of algae species into just a few that hold the most promise for making biofuel.
Chinese companies plan to spend $1bn building a giant solar farm on land contaminated by the nuclear disaster in Ukraine, reports Climate News Network
The same deposit that builds up in many tea kettles or water pipes in areas where calcium-rich water is the norm might be just the (cheap) ticket to rid contaminated seawater of toxic metals.