Metal cablemounts reduce the effects of shock and vibration on sensitive equipment in hostile en-vironments. These rugged isolators operate under extreme conditions and are resistant to chemicals, abrasives, and other corrosive conditions. Applications include industrial and military ones, such as protecting sensitive shipboard navigation and communication equipment from rough seas and the combat environment.
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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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