TITLE

IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);9/5/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7683, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments in technological industries in worldwide. Enactment of a switch inspired by a mechanism found in palm beetles by engineers at Cornell University in New York; Use of geothermal energy to heat and cool the Buckingham Palace in London, England; Demonstration of the possibility to read data written into fingernails using a laser by Japanese researchers.
ACCESSION #
18227084

 

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