Archive December 2015

Exports drive UK car growth

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November saw a 10.8% increase in the production of cars to be exported due to greater demand from abroad. Increased demand from markets overseas helped to boost monthly production. Last...

Investment in centres to tackle life-threatening diseases

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On Wednesday, George Freeman, the Life Sciences Minister, announced a new investment worth £10 million for five new UK-wide research centres. The centres, which are funded by the Engineering and...

Tower powered by mirrors reflection

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Thousands of mirrors arrayed in circles facing the sky are lit up by the Nevada desert sunshine. The top of the 195 metre high tower which stands in the midst...

Tests are to start on Elon Musk Hyperloop

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The Hyperloop system will undergo its first test in Las Vegas in 2016. It is claimed that commuters may soon be able to get from London to Glasgow in 30...

No hiding from a laser camera

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Simulation of insect brain can help scientists better understand human brain

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Scientists from Columbia University in the US and Sheffield University in the UK are collaborating to simulate the first complete model of an insect brain on a computer. They believe...