#Materials

Material Engineering – new stronger concrete which produces less carbon dioxide developed

1 year ago — Long Read

Pre-Stressed Concrete promises Eco-Friendly Lightweight Construction in future When thinking of the on-going climate crisis you probably don't immediately think about concrete? However concrete has a huge carbon footprint globally....

Cracking Stuff – Gorilla Glass 6 might make cracked screens a thing of the past

3 years ago — Quick Read

Gorilla Glass - a hardened glass found in modern iPhone and Samsung devices - has unveiled its latest version which they believe might help make smashed screens a thing of...

3D printing a castle on the nib of a pencil

4 years ago — Quick Read

A team of Engineers from TU Wien have demonstrated a new 3D printing technique that allows them to print a nano scales. This mind-blowing video shows a castle being printed...

Engineers crack the secret science behind Roman concrete

4 years ago — Long Read

Engineers have cracked the secret behind the strength of Roman water-based structures. The findings, from a team based out of the University of Utah, could help modern builders tackling projects...

Watch: A self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating has been developed that is 100x more durable than its counterparts

5 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at the University of Michigan have created a self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating developed is hundreds of times more durable than its counterparts.