Engineering News

Cosmetic company turns to 3D printing for the perfect face mask

2 weeks ago — 0.5 min read

Skincare giant Neutrogena is turning to 3D printing to solidify its position in the tech world for its latest skincare product. The cosmetic company announced at CES 2019 that it...

Engineering Podcasts – Engineering Innovation Podcast and Radio Series

2 weeks ago — 0 min read

The National Academy of Engineering works with WTOP Radio to produce the Engineering Innovation podcast. Engineering Innovation provides weekly features highlighting engineering innovations and stories that add technical context to...

UK invests in army of tiny Robots to (one-day) eliminate Road Work

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

The UK is set to invest £26.6 million in build microrobots. These tiny robotic critters will help repair the UK’s vast underground pipe network. Typically these types of roadworks are...

Six Good News Climate Change Stories you missed in 2018

3 weeks ago — 8.5 min read

Climate change news can be incredibly depressing. In 2018 alone, The Conversation covered the loss of three trillion tonnes of ice in Antarctica; Brazil’s new president and why he will...

The Physics of Santa and His Reindeer

4 weeks ago — 2.5 min read

No known species of reindeer can fly. BUT there are 300,000 species of living organisms yet to be classified, and while most of these are insects and germs, this does...

The Astronomy of Christmas – An Engineers Guide to the Winter solstice

4 weeks ago — 6.5 min read

From the Neolithic to present times, the amount of sunlight we see in a day has had a profound impact on human culture. We are fast approaching the winter solstice...