Archive March 2017

University of Bath celebrates achievements of women in STEM with “Sulis Minerva Day”

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

May 11th will see the University of Bath celebrate the achievements of women in science, engineering, technology and maths with "Sulis Minerva Day".

Meet the robotic octopus that could soon be working alongside humans

2 years ago — 1 min read

German robotics company Festo has revealed the "OctopusGripper" - a robotic octopus tentacle inspired by its eight-legged flesh-and-blood ocean counterparts soft muscle.

“I’ve Got Eyes For You” – Meet the robot with eyes that appear to follow you around the room

2 years ago — 1 min read

Meet Transgazer - designed by Engineers at the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation in Japan - whose concave eye design allows it to appear to stare at you; even if...

#automationrevolution Stop the Press! The Robots Are Not Taking Over… Well Not Yet.

2 years ago — 3.5 min read

Dr Fumiya Iida, University Lecturer in Mechatronics in the Machine Intelligence Laboratory and a Fellow of Corpus Christi College, wrote this article on artificial intelligence initially for CAM Magazine. A...

Schoolboy Error – 17 year old corrects NASAs radiation data

2 years ago — 1 min read

NASA has thanked A-level student Miles Soloman for spotting an error in International Space Station data which revealed that radiation sensors on the International Space Station (ISS) have been recording...

Future Projects Awards 2017

2 years ago — 2 min read

The winners of this years MIPIM Architectural Review Future Project Awards have been announced. Future Projects Awards are designed to celebrate un-built or incomplete design projects, and showcase fine architecture...