U.S. Air Force is upgrading the F-15 to keep its edge on China fighter jets


Published on Oct 9, 2017

U.S. Air Force is upgrading the F-15 to keep its edge on China fighter jets The Air Force is revving up electronic warfare upgrades for its F-15 fighter as a way to better protect against enemy fire and electronic attacks, service officials said. Boeing has secured a $478 million deal to continue work on a new technology called with a system called the Eagle Passive Active Warning Survivability System, or EPAWSS.

 

 

Uncovering the impossible: 6 of the Heaviest Ancient Stones Ever Made


Published on Jan 10, 2018

Ancient people in this region of the World heralded a time of extraordinary achievement, it was the age of the pyramid builders when some of the largest and most sophisticated structures of all time were built, including the last remaining Seven-Wonders of the ancient world. The true age of most of these sites predates 12 thousand years and built by a completely lost Civilization that appears to have spread all across the globe.

 

MYSTERY OF THE GREEN GLASS


Published on Dec 26, 2016

Making Stuff Smaller: A look at high-powered nano-circuits and micro-robots


Published on Aug 22, 2013

Making Stuff Smaller: A look at high-powered nano-circuits and micro-robots

 

Why SpaceX is Making Starlink


Published on Jun 15, 2019

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Exceptional Engineering – Mega Cranes


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Published on Mar 22, 2019
Higher, stronger, more robust: Crane builders excel with superlatives. Loads are getting heavier and need to be lifted to hard-to-reach places. One of the big crane companies in this country is Knaack Krane in Hamburg. The company currently has about 60 different cranes, the largest of which can lift up to 750 tons. It takes a long way through planning and installation until the machine is used for the first time – the report accompanies the creation of a mega crane.

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Published on Jan 22, 2016

Exceptional Engineering – Offroad Caravan Monsters


Published on Mar 18, 2019

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These handmade beasts will undoubtedly make every camper’s heart beat faster: Individually designed and extravagantly furnished long-distance mobile homes are the latest craze on the caravan market – at least for those hobby campers who can afford the unusual models. The off-road companions and rolling luxury suites are priced no upper limits. Who are the owners of the most expensive mobile homes in Germany, and what about the hoods of their rolling homes?

 

Exceptional Engineering – Mega Diesel Engines


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Published on Mar 4, 2019
MTU (Engine and Turbine Union Friedrichshafen) is a brand of Rolls-Royce Power Systems. Their propulsion systems and large diesel engines, for example, neatly heat ships, heavy and military vehicles or railways. Not infrequently bring such drives namely achievements of up to 12,000 hp. The mega-diesels are manufactured in the idyllic Friedrichshafen on Lake Constance, but the engines “Made in Germany” have long been used worldwide.

The World’s Best Automatic Transmission – How Autos Became Cool Again


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Published on May 1, 2019
How The Best Automatic Transmission Works. ZF’s 8-Speed Auto can give modern dual clutch transmissions a run for their money. It’s light, compact, quick-shifting, and shifts are incredibly smooth. The automatic transmission was a game changer. No longer were three pedals required, drivers could relax as they had one less thing to worry about on the road. But the automatic transmission had many flaws. It was inefficient, shifts were slow and often rough, and automatics were big and heavy. ZF introduced the world’s first production 6-speed auto in the 2002 BMW 7-series, but just a year later VW introduced the first production DCT in the European market Golf R32. The dual clutch was faster to shift, efficient, and gave drivers a direct feel. Was this the end for modern automatics? Not quite. ZF introduced their 8HP, an 8 speed automatic that swept the industry as a result of it’s shift quality, shift speed, efficiency, size, and cost. We’ll learn all about it in the video.