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Photo Essays

  • Rebooting Manufacturing

    Smarter, safer robots could expand automation to new areas of ­production work and help many manufacturers regain a competitive edge against those using low-cost labor.

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  • Star Gazers

    Way out in a barren Chilean desert, the biggest telescope ever made is taking shape. Photographs by Noah Friedman-Rudovsky

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  • The Other Side of CES

    Every January, up to 150,000 people swarm the ­Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, where they mainly see salesmen and models touting slick gadgets under bright lights. Most visitors miss the ­surprises that can be found in a plain corner called the “International Gateway,” where manufacturers from Asia display unglamorous components and offbeat items.

    Photographs by Gregg Segal

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  • Ghosts in the Machines

    Bethlehem Steel, once a symbol of American industry, went bankrupt in 2001. These photos help us imagine its glory days.
    Photographs by Jeremy Blakeslee

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  • A Light in the Desert

    Some of the world’s largest renewable-energy facilities are setting up in the harsh Mojave Desert.
    Photographs by Chad Ress

  • Chasing Nature

    Small flying robots inspired by birds and bugs may do tasks like search and rescue more efficiently.

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