Engineering Aerospace, Defence & Marine

Airbus Solar Plane smashes records with a 26 day flight

4 months ago — 0.5 min read

Airbuses Zephyr S High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) just flew for a record 26 days straight

Isle of Wight boat builders to supercharge the British Antarctic Surveys seakeeping

7 months ago — 1.5 min read

Isle of Wight boat builders Island RIBs has been commissioned to build two 7.5m RIBs designed for the harsh environment of the Antarctic. The new boats, which will be deployed...

National Geographic reveal 3D, 360-degree video tour of the International Space Station

8 months ago — 0.5 min read

As a part of its a documentary series - "One Strange Rock" - the National Geographic Channel has created a 360-degree VR tour of the International Space Station National Geographic...

Planet-hunter telescope TESS launches today

8 months ago — 1 min read

A new tool for would be planet hunters is due to blast off from Cape Canaveral later today.

Win a meter-high LEGO NASA Apollo Saturn V

9 months 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...

Must Watch – World’s largest plane (by wingspan) rolls out of hanger

2 years ago — 1 min read

Watch as for the first time - Stratolaunch Systems Corp - moved the Stratolaunch aircraft out of the hangar to conduct aircraft fueling tests.