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Thus was born the myth of Archimedes: the first great engineer in history
Considered one of the greatest scientists of Classical Antiquity, reality and myth are mixed in the figure of Archimedes. A journey through literature and history, from his theorems to the inventions that made him famous, reveals how his figure fits into the history of engineering.
THE WORLD'S FIRST SUSTAINABLE CITY IS IN THE MIDDLE OF A DESERT
The project of the great ecological metropolis seems to come true in the most hostile place. The Abu Dhabi desert is home to the city of Masdar, a green oasis, still under construction, designed around clean technologies and renewable energy, with the pedestrian as the protagonist.
HOW TO BUILD A QUANTUM COMPUTER
Big companies are running into the race to lead quantum computing. Google has been the last one claiming one of the greatest advances in the history of this area, but it is not the only one. Building this type of computer is not as expensive as it seems, but it has very specific requirements.
THREE WAYS TO RESURRECT SMARTPHONES INNOVATION
With the horizon of 5G and the problem of battery life, the future of the mobile seems to move towards flexible display devices that overcome security problems with vein pattern recognition system and where the camera remains the top feature.
SOLAR ENERGY REACHES THE ELECTRIC CAR
The main automotive companies are testing new models of electric cars with photovoltaic panels that bring the dream of the solar car seems close. The implementation of solar energy in transport goes further and is already tested from trains to airplanes, but it still has important challenges ahead.