Episodes
In this episode, we talk about a solar powered car that could be the next step in the EV evolution cycle and how a 3D printed hypercar broke the world record lap time at Laguna Seca. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 10/12/21
In this episode, we talk about the research effort aiming to understand how concrete cures in space and how the James Webb telescope will provide insight regarding the origins of our universe. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 10/05/21
In this episode, we talk about the smart t-shirt that’ll track astronauts' vitals while they hang out in microgravity and a research effort that aims to study the physiology of freedivers to assist cardiac surgery patients. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 09/28/21
In this episode, we talk about how collaborative robotics can reinvent the construction industry and how software can be used to hack your brain. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 09/21/21
In this episode, we talk about how mantis shrimps will pave the way for next-gen robotics and what bio-hybrid robots could mean for sustainable unmanned operations. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 09/14/21
In this episode, we talk about how to speed up drug development with 3D printed blood vessels and how ear damage procedures are being revolutionized by 3D printed eardrum grafts. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 09/07/21
In this episode, we talk about how Australian National University researchers broke the world record for solar cell efficiency and a new AI-powered device coming out of MIT that can help you determine if the material you want to use for laser cutting is safe + what settings to use. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 08/31/21
In this episode, we talk about a collaboration between two professors at Cornell University to combat the multi-billion dollar annual loss of grapes by combating powdery mildew using AI and how a novel material developed by NASA JPL researchers can significantly reduce the cost of robotics worldwide. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 08/24/21
In this episode, we talk about why we are going back to the Saturn system with NASA’s Dragonfly mission, how an MIT PhD student’s AI Algorithm could expedite the drug that could cure duchenne muscular dystrophy, and a Cornell professors invention that can track your facial features throughout the day. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 08/17/21
In this episode, we talk about how TUM researchers are trying to model the effects of climate change on forest fires using a neural network, why robots assisting with getting dressed is more challenging than it seems, and how drones are being used to safely evacuate the elderly in nursing homes during emergencies. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 08/10/21
In this episode, we talk about how MIT engineers have proven a way to detect the presence and location of origin for cancer cells in pee using nanoparticles, the robotic neck brace developed by Columbia University researchers to accurately diagnose the source of neck pain in cancer patients, and a novel method to reduce the noise generated by airplanes during landing proposed by Texas A&M. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on...
Published 08/03/21
In this episode, we talk about a research out of Stanford University shedding light on the effectiveness of artificial intelligence policing social media, How studying Marsquakes is providing valuable insight regarding the red planet’s origin, and an EPFL effort to prevent lead leakage from solar cells into the environment using phosphate salts. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 07/27/21
In this episode, we talk about a joint effort between MIT, CalTech, and ETH Zurich to create a lightweight nanostructured material capable of providing better impact resistance than kevlar on a per mass basis, NASA JPL and CalTech students proving that weather balloons capable of reading seismic activity could help us better understand the mysteries of Venus, and how University of Michigan researchers are liberating the trapped light in OLED devices. As always, you can find these and other...
Published 07/20/21
In this episode, we talk about a graduate student’s thesis which resulted in a robot that’ll allow you to hug loved ones that are far away, how artificial photosynthesis might hold the key to our energy crisis, and a novel technique to conduct spinal stimulation therapy via non-invasive surgery. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 07/13/21
In this episode, we talk about NASA’s new packable solar sail for deep space travel, how to prevent cyber attacks by fixing memory vulnerabilities, and how flying robots could be the solution to our space trash problem. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 07/06/21
In this episode, we talk about how MIT has built a magic carpet to avoid privacy concerns with human body tracking, an initiative from Texas A&M to track nanoparticles in produce, and the novel approach from Carnegie Mellon to turn household items into sensors. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 06/29/21
In this episode, we talk about UMich’s new aircraft wings that mimic birds, MIT research that aims to deploy digital twins at scale, and how NASA is repurposing an old weather satellite to monitor microplastic pollution. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 06/22/21
In this episode, we talk about a company that is upcycling chewed and unwanted gum to create polymer based products, a software solution to reduce embodied carbon in construction projects, and a Boston based startup that is planning to change the way consumers think about coastal transportation. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 06/15/21
In this episode, we talk about a new machine learning model developed by NIST to predict flashover in burning buildings and protect firefighters, NASA’s new ultrasonic additive manufacturing approach, and an affordable, high performance athletic prosthetic.
Published 06/08/21
In this episode, we talk about the next-gen lunar rover built by Lockheed and GM for NASA’s Artemis mission, how a frustrated tech CEO made a rock-picking robot, and an initiative from University of Manchester to reduce global CO2 emissions by 2% using graphene-enhanced concrete. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 06/01/21
In this episode, we talk about the injectable microchip from Columbia University along with its applications in clinical settings, a global effort to develop two dimensional transistors, and a NASA Pathways Intern who created an AI powered system capable of detecting spacecraft failures. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 05/25/21
In this episode, we talk about the benefits of an artificial nose, how to turn wastewater into energy while filtering it, and a proposal from ETH Zurich to change how we think about drought insurance. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 05/18/21
In this episode, we talk about a research from Penn State that has proven the concept of printing tissue during surgery, a joint effort between MIT & Harvard to develop a hair brushing robot, and a breakthrough in anode free and sodium based batteries coming out of Washington University in St. Louis. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 05/11/21
In this episode, we talk about MIT’s lobster inspired armor, wireless charging of electric vehicles, and a joint effort between RE2 Robotics and the US Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office to reduce the set up time/cost of solar farms. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 05/04/21
In this episode, we talk about Charm Industrial’s novel approach for carbon offsetting, a concept fitness drone from Hongik University that could be the first to commercialize, and a joint effort between MIT and the office of naval research (ONR) to understand how sound waves are altered by water conditions. As always, you can find these and other interesting & impactful engineering articles on Wevolver.com.
Published 04/27/21