Archive December 2017

Growing food from mattresses: what Engineers can learn from working in refugee camps

2 days ago — 5 min read

I am a scientist who has spent his career working with industry at the interface of science, engineering and medicine. I have served on many advisory boards on translating research...

Birmingham University takes to sea with the Royal Marines to save lives

3 days ago — 1 min read

The team behind "the VR ‘Chinook’" have taken to the sea with the Royal Marines for the next phase of the project. The HIT (Human Interface Technologies Team) from the...

Motion Capture suit for dogs will make CGI realistic

4 days ago — 1 min read

Engineers at the University of Bath’s Centre for Analysis of Motion, Entertainment Research& Applications (aka CAMERA) are developing new techniques to make on-screen animated dogs played by humans more realistic....

Did Scientists just Engineer A New Form of Matter?

5 days ago — 1 min read

A new form of matter called “Excitonium” has been confirmed by a team of scientists working at the University of California, Berkeley, and University of Amsterdam

Work underway on Wiltshire Dyson tech campus

6 days ago — 1 min read

It is offical - work is now well underway at Dyson's Wiltshire technology campus.

History through Engineering – Flying chariots and exotic birds

1 week ago — 4.5 min read

how 17th century dreamers planned to reach the moon People have been dreaming about space travel for hundreds of years, long before the arrival of the spectacular technologies behind space...