Archive April 2017

Watch: A self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating has been developed that is 100x more durable than its counterparts

3 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at the University of Michigan have created a self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating developed is hundreds of times more durable than its counterparts.

Stanfords new method for recording bird flight in 3D shows how birds deform their wings

3 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at Standford University have developed a new 3D method for recording the shape of birds’ wings during flight.

Virtual Reality used to restage 1839 photography show

3 years ago — Quick Read

Renowned British artist Mat Collishaw is planning to recreate the first photography exhibition, held in 1839 by William Henry Fox Talbot, at Somerset House in an entirely virtual reality space....

Why was Juicero’s Press so Expensive?

3 years ago — Long Read

Last week Bloomberg published a "Silicon Valley’s $400 Juicer May Be Feeling the Squeeze". Overnight, Juicero, a Silicon Valley start-up with major backing, went from the next big thing in...

The largest gas platform in the world – Aasta Hansteen – is currently on it’s way to Norway

3 years ago — Quick Read

The sail away date for the substructure of the world’s largest Spar platform, Aasta Hansteen, is approaching.

Engineering Podcasts – 99% Invisible

3 years ago — Quick Read

99% Invisible is about all the thought that goes into the things we don’t think about — the unnoticed architecture and design that shape our world. With over 150 million...