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MakeUK ‘Makers Meet’ brings Manufacturing into the twenty first century.

1 month ago — Quick Read

MakeUK, the largest trade body for manufacturing in the UK, has announced its first major event aimed at 16-to-24 year-olds. Makers Meet will take place in Birmingham on October 12 and...

Engineering Podcasts – Women Tech Charge

2 months ago — Quick Read

THE Evening Standard's just kicked off a brand new podcast about women in tech. Women Tech Charge is hosted by Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon, the CEO of stemettes.org, and takes a...

Engineering Questions – what makes supercharged racing yachts go so fast?

2 months ago — Quick Read

Sailing used to be considered as a rather sedate pastime. But in the past few years, the world of yacht racing has been revolutionised by the arrival of hydrofoil-supported catamarans,...

Volkswagen Can Now Convert Your Classic Beetle to Electric

2 months ago — Quick Read

This week Volkswagen has announced they have created a complete electric drive conversion kit which can transform a classic petrol-powered Beetle into a proper electric car. This is great news...

Linking brains to computers: how new implants are helping us achieve this goal

2 months ago — Quick Read

Cyborgs are no longer science fiction. The field of brain-machine interfaces (BMI) – which use electrodes, often implanted into the brain, to translate neuronal information into commands capable of controlling...

China Deploys Real Life RoboCop

2 months ago — Quick Read

China has become the first country in the world to deploy a real-life RoboCop. The newly unveiled bots have been tasked with assisting their human counterparts maintain order on China's...