Archive August 2018

LEGO create a drivable Bugatti

12 months ago — Long Read

LEGO has revealed a life-size TECHNIC Bugatti Chiron at the Italian Monza Grand Prix yesterday.

Countdown begins for Ocean Cleanup System 001 launch

12 months ago — Long Read

In 10 days, on September 8th, Ocean Cleanup will launch the world’s first ocean cleanup system from an assembly yard in Alameda, out through the San Francisco Bay, toward the...

One Week to Go Until European ban on halogen lightbulbs

12 months ago — Quick Read

On September 1st Europe is set to ban halogen light bulbs. The ban could save consumers around £112 a year as they switch to LED alternatives.

NASA’s Open Source build-it-yourself Rover web project is a masterpiece

1 year ago — Quick Read

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is always looking to inspire the next generation of scientists, engineers, and roboticists. Their new Open Source build-it-yourself Rover web project succeeds in doing just that....

New CRISPR Technique Repairs Genetic Mutations in Human Embryos

1 year ago — Long Read

Researchers have revealed a new CRISPR technique which might prevent humans from passing on a potentially life-threatening genetic disorder.

Maths allows Engineers to test Biological Circuits

1 year ago — Quick Read

Biological circuits are one of the most exciting developments in synthetic biology. They could allow biological parts to mimic the logical functions we see in electronic circuits. However, up to...