Archive May 2017

Engineers demonstrate the first ever drone provided mobile phone service for disaster response

12 months ago — 0.5 min read

Engineering professor Kamesh Namuduri has successfully tested his mobile cellular service with a drone team in Waxahachie. The technology could be lifesaving when disasters like tornadoes and hurricanes strike. Natural...

“Wiltshire’s Iron Man” demo’s flying suit on the shores of Vancouver harbour

12 months ago — 0.5 min read

British inventor Richard Browning - dubbed “Wiltshire’s Iron Man” - has successfully showcased his personal flight suit at Vancouver harbour. Browning lifted off from the shore of Vancouver Harbor last...

University of Birmingham set to open a new campus … in Dubai

12 months ago — 1 min read

Established by Queen Victoria in 1900 as Great Britain’s first civic university, The University of Birmingham has long celebrated students from all religions and backgrounds. This November it plans to...

1970s Highway Re-Engineered into Greenery-Filled Walkway

1 year ago — 1 min read

A 1970s highway located in the heart of Seoul has been given a new life as a 983m botanical floating walkway. The Seoullo 7017 Skygarden has been transformed by Rotterdam-based...

German Engineers use Wifi to see through walls

1 year ago — 1.5 min read

Engineers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed a holographic imaging process that depicts the radiation of a Wi-Fi transmitter to generate three-dimensional images of the surrounding environment...

MIT engineers a moisture-responsive workout suit

1 year ago — 1 min read

Engineers at MIT have designed a moisture-responsive workout suit. Ventilating flaps are lined with live cells and can open and close in response to an athlete’s sweat. The flaps (which...