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HERE COMES THE WALL

HERE COMES THE WALL AP The Associated Presses UTrump signs executive orders to jumpstartconstruction of border wall, strip funding for so-called sanctuary cities.The Latest: White House distances itself hem minercraftWASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest an President Trump (ail times ideal}:1: 25 pm.

In pursuit of perfection, new Apple campus frustrating builders and officials

In pursuit of perfection, new Apple campus frustrating builders and officials According to Reuters, the company made numerous demands as it prepares Apple Campus 2, more colloquially referred to as the “spaceship campus,” to ensure a level of craftsmanship more befitting of a phone or watch than a building meant to employ 14,000 workers.For starters, Apple’s new Cupertino, California, headquarters supposedly boasts the largest panel of curved glass ever made — though that was probably evident from the exterior shots.

India is getting an undersea bullet train

India is getting an undersea bullet train Drills for India's first bullet train has begun, according to reports.3 miles) undersea rail corridor between Mumbai and Ahmadabad in western India is slated to begin in 2018.

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours

This house was 3D-printed in just 24 hours As we start to 3D-print everything — including houses, of all things — it's pretty impressive that a company built one in just 24 hours.3D-printing company Apis Cor built the house using a mobile printer on-site.

Construction worker with the voice of an angel does a mean Pavarotti

Construction worker with the voice of an angel does a mean Pavarotti You probably think all construction workers can belt out are swear words and cat calls.David Lopes de Oliveira is a 22-year-old tradie (as they're called locally) with the voice of an angel.

SAM is a construction robot that can lay bricks 6 times faster than you can

SAM is a construction robot that can lay bricks 6 times faster than you can A bricklaying robot called SAM100 (Semi-Automated Mason) that is capable of building walls six times faster than a human bricklayer.Now it seems the industry is finally evolving and we’re trying to be a part of that by bringing technology to construction sites.

MIT built a robot that can 3D print an entire building in about 14 hours

MIT built a robot that can 3D print an entire building in about 14 hours Never short of an innovative idea or two, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology developed a new robotic system capable of 3D printing an entire building.It could also be used to make more customized creations, based both on the local materials available and environmental conditions.

MIT 3D Printing Technology Could Build Homes on the Moon

MIT 3D Printing Technology Could Build Homes on the Moon Dwellings built with this technology could be produced faster and at lower cost than traditional construction methods, according to the university.It also allows for complete internal and external customization, using different materials for optimum strength, insulation, and other properties.

Elon Musk Has Approval For NYC-DC Hyperloop

Elon Musk Has Approval For NYC-DC Hyperloop Elon Musk just tweeted that he had initial approval to construct a Hyperloop route connecting New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington DC.Total travel time from NYC to DC could be as little as 29 minutes, Musk claims.

How fire ants use their bodies to form mini Eiffel Tower-like structural marvels

How fire ants use their bodies to form mini Eiffel Tower-like structural marvels A recent Georgia Tech study examined how fire ants join together to form tower-like structures without a a plan or a leader.It follows previous studies that looked into fire ants' ability to use its six limbs to band together and form large shapes as a survival mechanism.

Who knew watching trees getting a trim could be so peaceful

Who knew watching trees getting a trim could be so peaceful This machine made out of scraps, can trim your tree like a pro.It has wheels to move it up and down and a chainsaw to cut off the branches.