Learn about the four goals of the Mars 2020 mission.
Tech Briefs spoke with NASA’s Ken Williford, Mars 2020 Deputy Project Scientist, to learn more about the science capabilities of Perseverance.
Perseverance will have the ability to land in more challenging terrain than Curiosity, making more rugged sites eligible as safe landing candidates.
Tech Briefs spoke with NASA’s Keith Comeaux, Deputy Project Chief Engineer, to learn more about the helicopter heading to Mars.
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NASA's Mars 2020 rover looks virtually the same as Curiosity but there are a number of differences.
Combining pulse oximetry with a heart-rate monitor improves sleep monitoring accuracy.
The right sensors can cut machine building costs, improve flexibility, and boost customer satisfaction.
Taking a holistic approach to sealing systems in hydraulic systems using chrome alternatives helps engineers achieve optimum function.
Read our special series on the Mars 2020 mission, featuring interviews with NASA experts and designers of the Perseverance rover.
New measurement methodologies can save you time that would otherwise be wasted on returning and reordering bearing.
The last thing you probably do when a fly buzzes toward you is marvel at its graceful wing and body kinematics. But that’s exactly what researchers at Cornell University’s Itai Cohen Group do...
Xilinx is now applying AI to the in-cabin environment.
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Tech Briefs posed questions to 3D printing/AM industry execs, to get their views on issues like metal printing, new materials, and environmental sustainability.
A wildfire-preventing gel; NASA's 3D tissue models, and more.
Even though ultrasound has been studied by scientists for many years, its capabilities in practical applications are yet to be fully harnessed.
Manufacturers are beginning to realize the same benefits by cloud-connecting their equipment and processes on the shop floor.
As advancements in technology continue to define how pneumatic or electromechanical linear devices lift, move, or place a load, the requirements of excellent closed-loop positioning and accuracy ...
Here's what you'll need to know when you’re choosing an encoder for a motion control system.