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‘Boaty McBoatface’ maiden voyage results in climate change discovery

3 hours ago — 1 min read

Boaty McBoatface has made an important climate change discovery her maiden outing. The maiden voyage of Boaty McBoatface, the lead boat of the Autosub Long Range-class of autonomous underwater vehicles...

Q-Bot secures £3M funding

5 days 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?

6 days 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...

Live Q&A With Jet Suit Inventor Richard Browning

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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...

Maxar awarded first Lunar Gateway contract

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

Nasa has awarded the first contract for its lunar space station. NASA has awarded Maxar Technologies the first contract for its Lunar Gateway space station. The US Space Agency has...