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3D Coming To A Space Station Near You

3D Coming To A Space Station Near You

Space has been brought to us via 3D movies such as "Gravity," "Star Trek," and the "Star Wars" series. Now, it's coming to the International Space Station.
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Aerospace And Defense Manufacturing: From Post-It Notes To Google Glass

Aircraft like the F-35 Lightning II fighter jet are absolute marvels of engineering. Among all manufacturing sectors, aerospace and defense is surely on the bleeding edge of physics, information technology, metals, chemicals, and pretty much any other discipline you...
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For A&D Companies, Talent + Agility = Success

Companies in the aerospace and defense industry face a talent crunch. Not enough students are pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). And not enough of the young people embarking on STEM careers are entering the A&D...
Are We Heading To Mars Soon?

Are We Heading To Mars Soon?

We made it to the moon, but can we make it to Mars? It seems that we are close to finding the answer to that question...
Upcoming Trends In Technology: Space Tourism, Electric Cars, And Dark Matter

Upcoming Trends In Technology: Space Tourism, Electric Cars, And Dark Matter

Have you wondered what some of the upcoming trends are in the technologies we hear about in the news? One thing we can be sure of – when it comes to predicting how certain technologies turn out – they...
Working Smarter In Aerospace And Defense Boosts Productivity

Working Smarter In Aerospace And Defense Boosts Productivity

With budget cuts, a looming debt ceiling, and sequestration, few may have predicted the stunning stock market performance of the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry in 2013. Despite that success, A&D companies still face significant challenges. Shrinking defense budgets...