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How to Build Wings for the Airbus A380

Published: September 29, 2017
Running time: 8:06

This video shows how the massive wings for the Airbus A380 are built, with special emphasis on the heat treating process.

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Metallurgy Breakthrough: 3D Printing High-Strength Aluminum

Published: October 10, 2017
Running time: 3:34

Researchers at HRL Laboratories LLC have designed a new method that enables high-strength aluminum alloys, as well as high-strength steels and nickel-based superalloys, to be used in 3D printing.

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Metallurgy Breakthrough: 3D Printing High-Strength Aluminum

Published: October 04, 2017
Running time: 3:34

Researchers at HRL Laboratories LLC have designed a new method that enables high-strength aluminum alloys, as well as high-strength steels and nickel-based superalloys, to be used in 3D printing. Their research, including how they overcame hot...

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How to Build Wings for the Airbus A380

Published: September 29, 2017
Running time: 8:06

This video shows how the massive wings for the Airbus A380 are built, with special emphasis on the heat treating process.

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Why Do Lithium Batteries Occasionally Explode?

Published: September 19, 2017
Running time: 3:24

Lithium-ion batteries have become a ubiquitous part of the digital revolution, but not without a serious setback. They keep spontaneously exploding, and consumers are getting worried.

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How Hot Towers Form Hurricanes

Published: August 31, 2017
Running time: 4:20

This NASA primer on hot towers shows how warm air gets lifted high above the ocean to power hurricanes and tropical storms.

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