Happy Monday, here are 10 interesting links to start off your week!
How machine learning helped design the first entirely 3D Printed steel bridge, specifically around thermal constraints similar to those solved for a recent metallurgical breakthrough in printing more challenging aluminum alloys.
A cool video celebrating Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works’ 75 years of innovation as well as future concepts.
How everything will get better as manufacturing of electric motors and their counterpart batteries improves.
A look at the Tesla Model 3 powertrain and chassis structure through the guide for responders that need to be able to identify vehicles and be aware of their access points and hazards such as high-voltage cables.
Cool footage from a drone zipping alongside a train and through a bridge, and a flamethrower-wielding drone used by maintenance workers to remove netting wrapped around power lines.
Asinas II: An amazing rotating kinetic sculpture.
Ford demoing how HoloLens can really help visualize the automotive design process.
Finally, One Of These Four Ideas Is Going To Win $100 Million From The MacArthur Foundation, with the 100&Change program promising the money to any group that proposes the best solution to improving humanity. The four finalists are focusing on developing world orphanages, nutrition, neonatal care tech, and education, with the winner expected to be announced by the end of the year.