Look what we learned from Fido! Scientists 3-D printed a plastic “nose” for bomb detectors, based on dog-inspired sniffing (rapid in-out sniffs). They say it works 16X better!
It’s a parade! From gigantic floating polyurethane balloons to massive polystyrene foam turkeys, the iconic Thanksgiving Day parade is made possible by plastics.
No more itching? Companies are developing custom fit, 3-D printed plastic casts. Waterproof, lightweight, less likely to itch or smell. Measure, print, snap, done! Check it out...
Taking horses out of the Iron Age? New plastic “runners” that replace traditional metal horseshoes are shock absorbing, allow greater hoof movement, and clip on/off. Image: Megasus
No politics. Just plants and plastics. Temperatures are dropping, so the White House garden will use plastic hoop houses (basically mini greenhouses) to keep veggies growing.
Think you know which #plastics you can #recycle? This #AmericaRecyclesDay, comedian @rudymancuso says think again. #BeRecycled pic.twitter.com/mTMHjdHvHe— P.M.I.P (@plasticpossible) November 15, 2016
Think you know which #plastics you can #recycle? This #AmericaRecyclesDay, comedian @rudymancuso says think again. #BeRecycled pic.twitter.com/mTMHjdHvHe
— P.M.I.P (@plasticpossible) November 15, 2016