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What Happens When Science Fiction Becomes Science Fact?

Oct 28 2015

The defense program DARPA is working to create an artificial brain—but what will it mean for humanity if it succeeds?

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Oil company BP reports 96 percent drop in 3Q profit

Oct 28 2015

Oil giant BP reported a 96-percent drop in third-quarter profit Tuesday and announced further efforts to curtail spending as it prepares for a prolonged period of low oil prices.

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Corrosion will cost U.S. half a billion dollars this year

Nov 04 2015

Surface preparation and protective coatings are among the few industries that benefit from this worldwide deterioration. But it also represents a growth opportunity for abrasive blasters who...

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Electrifying Flight

Sep 18 2015

By using electric and hybrid forms of propulsion, very different-looking aircraft may end up taking to the sky

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American voters believe KXL delays hurt U.S. energy security and economy

Sep 21 2015

A majority of U.S. voters of all political persuasions agreed that the years of Keystone XL pipeline delay have hurt our energy security and economy, according to a new poll conducted for AP...

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Roll out the b...b...arrels?

Oct 28 2015

Do you know why a barrel of oil is abbreviated BBL? Learn more! … Continue Reading

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FABTECH 2015 to Offer a Robust Lineup of Education Sessions at Chicago's McCormick Place

Oct 28 2015

FABTECH 2015, North America's largest collaboration of technology, equipment and knowledge in metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries will offer more than 100 education ...

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