THE WORLD’S SAFEST TABLE SAW This table saw will shut off in a split second leaving you with all your fingers. ​1. Monitor & Detect The blade carries a small electrical signal. When skin contacts the blade, the signal changes because the human body is conductive. The change to the signal activates the safety system. ​2. […]

Molten salt

Molten salt nuclear reactor that eats radioactive waste gets funded

FF Science Invests $2 Million to Support Transatomic Power’s Breakthrough Nuclear Reactor Company Will Begin Experimental Testing and Refine Computer Models Transatomic Power is based on inventions developed by Dr. Dewan and Mark Massie while graduate students in the MIT Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering. The reactor uses nuclear fuel dissolved into a molten […]


Television technology Inventor Philo Farnsworth

Although Philo Farnsworth was the man responsible for Television technology, Farnsworth appeared only once on a television program. On July 3, 1957, he was a mystery guest (“Doctor X”) on the CBS quiz show I’ve Got A Secret. He fielded questions from the panel as they unsuccessfully tried to guess his secret (“I invented electronic television.”). For […]