Archive March 2018

Agility Robotics takes next step to develop walking robots

10 hours ago — 0.5 min read

The creator of the Cassie bipedal robot - Agility Robotics - has just completed its Series A funding which will allow it to continue its development of walking robots technology....

Doodles of scientists reveal changing gender stereotypes

2 days ago — 1.5 min read

An experiment which asks children to draw a researcher has revealed how gender stereotypes are slowly changing over time. The study, from researchers at Northwestern University and published in the...

Kids Invent Stuff seek designs for Gravity Racers

7 days ago — 0.5 min read

Youtube channel 'Kids Invent Stuff' has launched a search for Gravity Racers designed by children aged 5-11 years old. The winning entry will be built by real engineers.

Win a meter-high LEGO NASA Apollo Saturn V

1 week ago — 2 min read

Want to win an 'icon of space exploration'? We are giving away LEGO's 1,969 pieces Apollo Saturn V rocket to celebrate the inspirational 'figures' from fields of space exploration. You...

International Women’s Day is all about challenging stereotypes and bias

2 weeks ago — 1.5 min read

This year International Women's Day is all about challenging stereotypes and bias with #PressforProgress.

Natural History Museum shares the inspiring stories of women in science and research

2 weeks ago — 1.5 min read

The Natural History Museum is home to more than 300 scientists who spend their days inside collections, storeroom and labs at the Museum. For me science is all about problem...