Concrete

01.11.16
Scientists find a way to make concrete on Mars
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Scientists find a way to make concrete on Mars

Mars explorers could use the rocks around them to build shelter.

By J. Fingas,   01.11.16
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12.30.15
Engineer creates functional concrete 'Satisfaction' record
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Engineer creates functional concrete 'Satisfaction' record

Normally used in bridges, the material is also fine enough to support the Stones.

By S. Dent,   12.30.15
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05.27.14
Minnesota man building a 3D printer to construct houses
05.27.14

Minnesota man building a 3D printer to construct houses

It's the dream of many to build their own home, but financial, temporal and technical limitations...

By D. Cooper,   05.27.14
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11.03.12
Alt-week 11.03.12: zombie animals, martian methane and self healing buildings
11.03.12

Alt-week 11.03.12: zombie animals, martian methane and self healing buildings

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

By J. Trew,   11.03.12
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05.25.10
Concrete USB drives are worth their weight in gigabytes
05.25.10

Concrete USB drives are worth their weight in gigabytes

Sure, a USB drive made of concrete might be a good enough idea on its own, but designer Shu-Chun Hs...

By D. Melanson,   05.25.10
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04.27.10
Horus coffee table/iPod dock will make friends question your sanity
04.27.10

Horus coffee table/iPod dock will make friends question your sanity

Hey, you know that whole Silent Hill design theme you've been aiming for, with the faceless nurse m...

By T. Stevens,   04.27.10
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08.13.08
Madrid gets in on the pollution-cutting asphalt action
08.13.08

Madrid gets in on the pollution-cutting asphalt action

It looks like the Dutch aren't the only ones looking to snag some car pollution before it gets too f...

By D. Melanson,   08.13.08
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08.06.08
Dutch town looks to cut pollution with air-purifying concrete
08.06.08

Dutch town looks to cut pollution with air-purifying concrete

The Dutch town of Hengelo looks to be taking a rather unique approach to cleaning the air, with it...

By D. Melanson,   08.06.08
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09.10.07
Ericsson's Tower Tube concept radio mast ain't ugly
09.10.07

Ericsson's Tower Tube concept radio mast ain't ugly

After all this time, and after all these complaints, could the solution to ugly cellphone masts hav...

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