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Automation and Self-Driving Technology: Revolutionizing Australian Mining

Self-driving trucks may be a new concept on the roads in the United States but this technology is already revolutionizing the mining industry in Australia. One mining company has broken the mold, making use of autonomous hauling vehicles to improve their operation. Rio Tinto has 73 of these incredible and innovative vehicles. Hauling iron ore for 24 hours a day at four mines in the northwest corner of Australia, they’re transforming the industry. No risk of fatigue causing a tragic ...

NASA: Starting the New Year with a Blast

NASA is starting off the new year by testing a brand new combustion chamber for the development of their 3D printed engine. They will be ending 2016 with a fiery blast, in hopes of a successful step forward. NASA has been hard at work on putting together a complete 3D printed engine for years now and every new component brings them closer to perfecting this revolutionary technology. The combustion chamber that was recently tested wasn’t 3D printed. Although it was necessary to move the ...