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Diébédo Francis Kéré wins architecture’s top award

2 months ago — Long Read

This years Pritzker Prize has been awarded to Burkino Faso-born architect, Diébédo Francis Kéré. Diébédo is the first African to win the 'Nobel Prize of architecture' prize. He scooped the...

The Benefits of Using Sensors in Drones for Several Industries

5 months ago — Long Read

Sensors for drones are increasingly being used for surveying, mapping, and inspections in several industries such as mining, construction, agriculture, environmental management, and waste management. Combining sensors in drones is...

How 3D Printing is driving the new space race

8 months ago — Deep Dive

3D-printed rocket engines: the technology driving the private sector space race The volatile nature of space rocket engines means that many early prototypes end up embedded in dirt banks or decorating...

How is artificial intelligence is helping us learn about the universe?

11 months ago — Deep Dive

Astronomy is all about data. The universe is getting bigger and so too is the amount of information we have about it. But some of the biggest challenges of the...

Into the Abyss – Cornwall set to house the world’s deepest pool

12 months ago — Quick Read

Blue Abyss - the brainchild of ex-forces diving instructor and management consultant, John Vickers - aims to be the largest and deepest indoor pool in the world. The scheme, supported...

HS2 launches Florence – first giant tunnelling machine

12 months ago — Quick Read

HS2 has launched its first enormous tunnel boring machines (TBMs). The machine, Florence, is the first of ten and will dig around 64 miles of the tunnel during the first...