Engineering News

Drones in Construction — How They’re Transforming the Industry

3 hours ago — 1 min read

Whether flying around a room or capturing unique aerial footage, advances in drone tech are offering new possibilities and applications — especially in the world of construction. Over the last...

End of the track for Bloodhound?

3 days ago — 0.5 min read

Bad news for the Bloodhound project. The company behind the rocket-powered car, Bloodhound Programme Ltd, has gone into administration. The car - designed to be propelled by a rocket attached...

Engineers want to use a plasma beams to push space junk out of orbit

1 week ago — 1 min read

You might think litter is bad here on Earth but humanity junk extends well into space. It is estimated we have collectively produced 8,262 tons of space junk! A team...

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded jointly to three physicists

2 weeks ago — 3 min read

This year the Nobel Prize committee has jointly awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics to Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Mourou, and Donna Strickland for groundbreaking work in laser physics. Arthur...

Engineering Podcasts – Grinding Gears

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

Grinding Gears is a new podcast aimed at filling in the Engineering knowledge you didn't learn in school. Grinding Gears aims to get to grips with the reality that most...

Physicists confirm 55-year-old theory using ultra-cold lithium atoms

3 weeks ago — 2 min read

Atomic physicists from Rice University and the University of Geneva have verified a 55-year-old theory about one-dimensional electronics using ultra-cold lithium atoms. The team were looking at new models to...