Archive November 2015

New manufacturing training centre to open in Coventry

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Business Secretary Sajid Javid is to formally open the Lloyds Bank Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre (AMTC), located on the campus of the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), today in Coventry. The...

Physicists find rapid heating method

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Research conducted by theoretical physicists from Imperial College London have found a way to rapidly heat materials to temperatures hotter than the center of the Sun by using lasers. The...

New rocket engine is a game-changer

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The Synergetic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine known as Sabre, has entered into development after attracting significant investment. Sabre combines elements of a jet and rocket engine and is designed to enable...

Roadmap for quantum technology laid out

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At a launch event being held at The Royal Society, the UK National Quantum Technologies Programme (NQTP) announced plans to capitalise on the advances being made in the quantum sector....

Medical dressing that changes colour could save lives

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Researchers from Bath University are developing a medical dressing that changes colour to indicate infection. The dressing works by releasing fluorescent dye from small capsules and changing colour when it...

Possible step towards curing HIV

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16 November 2015 The non-toxic drug Antabuse, also called disulfiram, which is currently used as an anti-alcohol drug, could be given to those suffering from HIV. The drug, which has...