Archive June 2019

Q-Bot secures £3M funding

7 hours ago — 1.5 min read

Q-Bot - the intelligent robotics and AI tool which monitors and maintains buildings - has successfully completed a £3m Series A investment round. The British company was backed by investors...

How should we treat rational, sentient robots – if they existed?

1 day ago — 4.5 min read

The Ethics of AI: how should we treat rational, sentient robots – if they existed? Ethics of AI: how should we treat rational, sentient robots – if they existed? A...

Scotland plants 22 million trees in response to the global climate emergency

2 days ago — 1 min read

Last year 22 million trees planted in Scotland to help meet 'global climate emergency'. Last year Scotland planted more trees than anywhere else in the United Kingdom - in fact,...

Engineering Podcasts – The Engineers Collective

7 days ago — 0.5 min read

A brand new podcast - The Engineers Collective - looks at how Engineering affects everyone's lives. From roads and railways we travel on, to the water we drink and the...

Live Q&A With Jet Suit Inventor Richard Browning

1 week ago — 0.5 min read

We featured Richard Browning in our latest Born to Engineer film. Born to Engineer is hosting a live iAMA with Richard today on Reddit between 19:30-20:30 GMT. You can participate...

New V-shaped aeroplane will reduce weight and increase fuel efficency

1 week ago — 2 min read

A new V-shaped aeroplane is being developed in the Netherlands by TU-Delft and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. The improved aerodynamics of the V shape reduces the weight of the aircraft...