Magician behind a magic kingdom
Features 3/4/1996 Post a comment The quintessential Disney designer, John Hench, the Design News Special Achievement winner, has been a key part of virtually every success of Walt Disney Imagineering
For the Love of Flying
Features 3/4/1996 Post a comment Alan R. Mulally, the ninth Design News Engineer of the Year, drew on his deep enthusiasm for airplanes to propel the biggest product design effort of this decade--the Boeing 777
Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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