Engineering News

How Japan’s adorable zero-gravity space drone navigates ISS

3 days ago — 1.5 min read

There is no denying that Japans Aerospace Exploration Agencies (JAXA) JEM Internal Ball Camera is cute but the tiny space...

India rolls out solar-powered train coaches that’ll will save thousands of litres of diesel

4 days ago — 1.5 min read

India’s massive train network is about to get serious about solar On July 14, Indian Railways revealed its first train...

Two Students Have Smashed a Quantum Computing World Record

1 week ago — 2 min read

Swedish Engineers have successfully simulated a 45-qubit quantum circuit, breaking the record for the greatest number of qubits to be...

Is the Tesla Model 3 going to completely change the future of driverless cars?

2 weeks ago — 8 min read

Over the next decade we are going to see driverless cars cruising down our roads. As the technology becomes more...

Boring News – ‘The Boring Company’ announces that its first car elevator is almost operational

2 weeks ago — 1.5 min read

Exciting news from Elon Musk’s tunnel venture 'The Boring Company' as it announces that its first car elevator is almost...

Engineers crack the secret science behind Roman concrete

3 weeks ago — 2.5 min read

Engineers have cracked the secret behind the strength of Roman water-based structures. The findings, from a team based out of...

World First – Floating Wind Farm starts to take shape off coast of Scotland

3 weeks ago — 1.5 min read

Turbines for a £200m floating wind farm are set to be towed from Norway across the North Sea and moored...

HMS Queen Elizabeth – Royal Navy’s largest ever warship – sets sail

4 weeks ago — 3.5 min read

The Royal Navy's largest ever aircraft carrier left its home port for the first time on Monday. https://twitter.com/RoyalNavy/status/879500720432713729 The HMS...

James Webb Telescope: Telescope moves to Vacuum Test Chamber A, Johnson Space Center, Houston

4 weeks ago — 1.5 min read

The James Webb Telescope has moved into Test Chamber A, where NASA Engineers will simulate an environment where the telescope...

Queens Speech marks the start of the countdown to the UK’s first SPACEPORT

1 month ago — 2 min read

This week's Queen's speech introduced new legislation that (regardless of Brexit) could make the UK the go-to commercial spaceport in...

Scientists just took a major step towards achieving nuclear fusion

1 month ago — 1.5 min read

Viable fusion energy on Earth has been the dream since the dawn of the Atomic Age and engineers have just...

Revealed – How Chicago’s Cloud Gate Sculpture was Engineered

1 month ago — 0.5 min read

Anish Kapoor's 'Cloud Gate' sculpture became an iconic symbol of Chicago in the mid-00's. Constructed between 2004 and 2006 at...

Engineering Podcasts – Talking Machines

1 month ago — 1 min read

Talking Machines is your window into the world of machine learning. The hosts, Katherine Gorman and Neil Lawrence, bring you...

Meet the Drone that might one day save your life

1 month ago — 2.5 min read

Sweden has started a drone trial which could allow emergency medical care to reach patients having a heart-attack ... before...

BLOODHOUND is Go!

1 month ago — 2 min read

Bloodhound SSC has announced that it will be making its first real-world test later this year. The beautifully engineered Bloodhound...

Engineers create the Largest ever Virtual Universe

1 month ago — 3 min read

Researchers from the University of Zurich have simulated the formation of our entire Universe on a supercomputer. This section of...

SpaceX Preps Next “Used Rocket” for Launch

1 month ago — 0.5 min read

SpaceX is preparing to launch a used Falcon 9 rocket for the second time ever next month. The 'pre-flown' Falcon...

Digital Artist creates a stunning in depth fly-by of Jupiter

2 months ago — 0.5 min read

Digital Artist Sean Doran has compiled the images of Juno's journey to Jupiter (released by NASA) into a stunning fly-by...