#History

Ground-Penetrating Radar Maps Entire Ancient Roman City

3 weeks ago — Long Read

In a world-first, archaeologists have teamed up with Engineers to use ground-penetrating radar to map an ENTIRE ancient city while it’s still beneath the ground. The team created an initial...

100 Years of Engineering History

4 months ago — Quick Read

The ERA Foundation, the British Engineering organisation behind the Born to Engineer programme, are today celebrating their centennial with an interactive timeline that focuses on their rich history. Above -...

What the Remnants of Britain’s button industry teach us about the future of manufacturing

2 years ago — Long Read

Many British towns and cities grew up around manufacturing. The north of England was once the production centre of the world during the industrial revolution. While manufacturing remained important to...

Did You Know Engineering – The hydrogen fuel cell was invented by a Victorian lawyer from Wales

3 years ago — Deep Dive

Let us start, in the spirit of steampunk, by imagining a new and different past. One that is just a little different to that which we currently have. So welcome...

History through Engineering – King Richard III, Megalosaurus and Vasco da Gama’s Esmeralda!

3 years ago — Long Read

The Royal Academy of Engineering is going to explore how engineering has been used to uncover some of history’s greatest mysteries at Ingenia live! on Tuesday 26 September - and...

Augmented Reality Project Breathes New Life into Britains Historic Cities

3 years ago — Quick Read

A new app - ‘England’s Historic Cities’ - is using augmented reality to offer new insights into the history of historical locations. Hear stories told by famous historical figures such...