Engineering Breakthroughs

AI to help arthritis patients manage their flare-ups

2 weeks ago — 2 min read

A partnership between UK health company Living With, the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust (RUH), and the University of Bath has nabbed a major grant to develop a...

Meet the world first 3D-Printed Soft Mesh Robots

4 weeks ago — 1 min read

Engineers from North Carolina State University have created the tech that could one day to lead to robots that can contract, reshape and grab small objects.

New 3-D imaging technique reveals stunning images of the brain at work

4 weeks ago — 2 min read

Engineers at MIT have revealed a stunning new 3-D imaging technique which reveals how neurons connect throughout the brain. The researchers released this image of the entire fruit fly brain....

Minute silicon particles set to boost lithium ion batteries capacity by 10x

1 month ago — 1.5 min read

Chemical Engineers have taken a critical step in creating the next generation of silicon-based lithium-ion batteries. The team, working at the University of Alberta, have pioneered a new technique which...

MIT sets its sights on the future of fusion

1 month ago — 1 min read

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is looking to fast-track the development of practical fusion power.

MIT Engineers are now 3D printing glass

2 months ago — 1.5 min read

Engineers at MIT have perfected a process that means 3D printers can now squirt out endless streams of molten glass. While the thought of a machine firing molten glass endlessly...