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Route Into Engineering – Nina Parsons

4 months ago — Quick Read

‘Born to Engineer – Nina Parsons’ was the eighth film in our Born to Engineer series - back then she was heading for a career in Formula 1. We caught...

7 Reasons – Why is global transport is so hard to decarbonise?

6 months ago — Deep Dive

Transport accounts for 21% of global carbon emissions. It is now the largest emitting sector in many developed countries. While Europe and North America dominate historic transport emissions, much of...

How coronavirus made 2020 the year of the electric bike

1 year ago — Deep Dive

Walking and cycling gained a higher profile than ever in 2020 as a result of the pandemic. Governments around the world encouraged individuals to go on foot or take their...

Meet the German Space Agency Crazy Modular Vehicle Prototype

2 years ago — Quick Read

Is it a shuttle, is it a bus, is it a cargo van. No. It's all of these things? The German Aerospace Center (DLR) has come with a new futuristic...

Autonomous Cars – 5 reasons they still aren’t on our roads

2 years ago — Quick Read

While the technology to enable a car to complete a journey without human input (what the industry calls “level 5 autonomy”) might be advancing rapidly, producing a vehicle that can...

Are self-driving cars safe?

2 years ago — Quick Read

Cars are changing – fast. But are innovations such as autonomous and flying cars a bright new dawn, or just a wild pipe dream? If autonomous cars become the future’s...