Free Newsletters - Space - Defense - Environment - Energy
..
News About Technology For Space
April 15, 2014
Middle Eastern country orders more border radar
Toulouse, France (UPI) Apr 10, 2013
An unidentified Middle East country has ordered additional border security radars from Airbus Defense and Space, the company reports. Under the award - an extension to an existing contract for more than 40 Spexer 2000 radars now operating in the country - Airbus Defense and Space will deliver four systems but no delivery schedule was detailed. Spexer 2000 is optimized for the surveillance of borders and areas over long distances. It features high Doppler and velocity resolution and hig ... read more

.
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..

Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
..
Refreshingly cool, potentially toxic
..
Vanguard Space Technologies Antenna Reflectors on Amazonas Satellite Launch
..
Headwall Extends Global Reach in Asia/Pac and Israel
..
Tempur-Pedic Mattress Comparison & Memory Foam Mattress Review
. .
Space News from SpaceDaily.com
Meteorite studies suggest hidden water on Mars

Dragon Cargo Craft Launch Scrubbed; Station Crew Preps for Spacewalk

Better climate predictions within grasp

Russia will continue rocket engines supplies to US

Egypt to launch new satellite from Kazakhstan

Saturn's hexagon: An amazing phenomenon

MEASAT-3b shipped to launch base

..
A new twist for better steel
Researchers from Brown University and universities in China have found a simple technique that can strengthen steel without sacrificing ductility. The new technique, described in Nature Communicatio ... more
..
Dropbox out to be a home in the Internet 'cloud'
Dropbox is out to be the hip home in the cloud for photos, documents, video and other digital possessions amassed by Internet-age lifestyles. ... more
..
Hyperspectral Software Announced for Airborne Applications
Headwall has released its new Hyperspec III application software featuring a powerful set of hyperspectral data acquisition management tools. The enhanced software suite represents an easy-to-use pl ... more
..
Math modeling integral to synthetic biology research
A long-standing challenge in synthetic biology has been to create gene circuits that behave in predictable and robust ways. Mathematical modeling experts from the University of Houston (UH) collabor ... more
..
Materials and electronics that dissolve when triggered
A medical device, once its job is done, could harmlessly melt away inside a person's body. Or, a military device could collect and send its data and then dissolve away, leaving no trace of an intell ... more
..
Chemists develop gold coating that dims glare
All that's gold does not glitter, thanks to new work by UC Irvine scientists that could reduce glare from solar panels and electronic displays and dull dangerous glints on military weapons. "W ... more
..
Overcoming structural uncertainty in computer models
A computer model is a representation of the functional relationship between one set of parameters, which forms the model input, and a corresponding set of target parameters, which forms the model ou ... more
..
World's most powerful VHF radar to be overhauled in Russia
The Daryal early warning radar, based near the town of Pechora in the Komi Republic, will undergo in-depth modernization without being taken off duty before 2016, Aerospace Defense Forces spokesman ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
..
NASA Awards Digital Processor Assembly Contract for LCRD Flight Payload
NASA has awarded the Digital Processor Assembly contract to SEAKR Engineering Inc., Centennial, Colo., for use on the Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) project. This is a sole so ... more
..
World's oldest weather report could revise Bronze Age chronology
An inscription on a 3,500-year-old stone block from Egypt may be one of the world's oldest weather reports-and could provide new evidence about the chronology of events in the ancient Middle East. ... more
..
Space Observation Optics Cover from IR to X-ray Wavelengths
Optical Surfaces is a leading designer and supplier of high precision, ground telescope and satellite-based space observation optics operating over the entire spectral range from infrared to x-ray w ... more
..
Chile quake pushes copper price to three-week high
The vast earthquake in Chile sent copper prices jumping to a three-week peak on Wednesday, as traders worried about possible supply problems in the top global producer. ... more
..
The Space Debris Radar Developed By Indra Passes ESA Tests
The demonstrator radar developed by Indra for detecting objects in space has successfully passed the validation tests performed within the European Space Agency's Space Situational Awareness (SSA) p ... more
..
Happily surprised? Sadly angry? Computer tags emotions
Ever wondered if you look happily disgusted? Or sadly angry? There may one day be an app for that. ... more
..
Intel bets big on cloud, with stake in Cloudera
In a sign of the growing importance of the Internet "cloud," software group Cloudera said Monday it raised a whopping $900 million to expand its big data corporate services. ... more
..
Saab continues support of military simulation system
Swedish defense company Saab says it has received a new contract to continue support and service of a simulator system used by the British Army. ... more
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
24/7 Energy News Coverage
Iran ready to help Europe with natural gas

Shiny quantum dots brighten future of solar cells

Group to spearhead German wind farm program

GDF Suez optimizes LNG deliveries

Shale oil, gas production to increase, says

Areva says in line to build British nuclear waste plant

Gulfstream announces 60-plane deal for China

..
Shock-absorbing 'goo' discovered in bone
Latest research shows that the chemical citrate - a by-product of natural cell metabolism - is mixed with water to create a viscous fluid that is trapped between the nano-scale crystals that form ou ... more
..
Big Data keeps complex production running smoothly
Large amounts of data are produced when industrial companies monitor their facilities. Sensors check temperature, pressure, power, or energy use data. "If you're scanning to the nearest second, it's ... more
..
Recovering valuable substances from wastewater
Not only plants, but also humans and animals need phosphorus, which is a building block of DNA. Many biological processes in our body can only take place if phosphorus atoms are also present. But fa ... more
..
Unavoidable disorder used to build nanolaser
Researchers the world round are working to develop optical chips, where light can be controlled with nanostructures. These could be used for future circuits based on light (photons) instead of elect ... more
..
LockMart Opens Advanced Materials and Thermal Sciences Center In Palo Alto
The Lockheed Martin Space Systems Advanced Technology Center (ATC) has opened a new state-of-the-art laboratories building that will enable the company to provide innovative technical solutions to c ... more
..
MIT engineers design 'living materials'
Inspired by natural materials such as bone - a matrix of minerals and other substances, including living cells - MIT engineers have coaxed bacterial cells to produce biofilms that can incorporate no ... more
..
Parallel programming may not be so daunting
Computer chips have stopped getting faster: The regular performance improvements we've come to expect are now the result of chipmakers' adding more cores, or processing units, to their chips, rather ... more
..
China's rare earth trade limits break global rules: WTO
China has broken the rules of global commerce by restricting exports of rare earths, tungsten and molybdenum, a move that benefited domestic industries, a World Trade Organization panel said on Wednesday. ... more
The contents herein, unless otherwise known to be public domain, are Copyright 1995-2011 - SpaceDaily. AFP and UPI Wire Stories are copyright Agence France-Presse and United Press International. ESA Portal Reports are copyright European Space Agency. All NASA sourced material is public domain. Additional copyrights may apply in whole or part to other bona fide parties. Advertising does not imply endorsement, agreement or approval of any opinions, statements or information provided by SpaceDaily on any web page published or hosted by SpaceDaily. Privacy statement
Free Newsletters - Delivered Daily Via Email - Space - War - Terra - Energy
..
Buy Advertising Media Advertising Kit Editorial & Other Enquiries Privacy statement