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MoDOT Recruits Solar Roadways

What if roads could produce electricity, never develop potholes and wouldn’t ice over? The founders of Solar Roadways claim their innovation can do all this and more! MoDOT’s Road To Tomorrow Initiative has been interested in Solar Roadways for some time. They invited Co-Founder Scott Brusaw to help with solar testing that will determine if these panels are right for Missouri.

Forensic Seismology: Find out how records from seismometers distinguish types of explosives and nuclear tests. Can real-time seismology prevent loss of life and property in a combat zone or civilian terrorist attack? Liquid Water on Mars: Washington University's Dr. Raymond Arvidson discusses his involvement after the discovery. Solar Roadways: What if the roads we drive on could produce electricity? Find out why MoDOT is interested in this innovation for I-70. The April edition of Innovations also spotlights medical marvels in St. Louis!

MoDOT Recruits Solar Roadways

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Boeing 777X Wing & Tail Parts in Production in St. Louis Including Innovative Folding Wingtip

Boeing is building major composite parts of the wing and tail of the forthcoming 777X jet at Boeing's St. Louis Composite Center of Excellence.

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Facial Recognition Technology for Convenience Stores & More: Using Your Face to Unlock Doors

Blue Line Technology's facial recognition software is designed as a deterrent for armed robbery and theft, improving customer and employee safety.

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Investigational Device For Heart Failure Patients Stimulates Cells in Arteries to Improve Function

Investigational device stimulates baroreceptors in the arteries of the neck to signal the heart, kidneys and blood vessels that may improve heart function.

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Indoor Drones for Warehouse Inventory and Facility Inspection

Corvus Robotics provides an inventory and inspection solution for warehouse and manufacturing facilities.

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A Drone Designed to Carry up to 500 Pounds: Boeing's New Cargo Air Vehicle

Boeing's electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing multi-copter UAV is designed to carry up to 500 pounds.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am