#Sensors

Revolutionizing Smart Textiles: Affordable, Flexible Electronics Woven on Industrial Looms

Long Read

Imagine a world where your clothes need to be more stylish and intelligent enough to interact with your devices or even monitor your health. Sounds fascinating. Researchers at the University of Cambridge have brought us closer to this reality by developing a groundbreaking smart fabric created using industrial...

Pill-shaped biosensor keeps track of gut metabolites in real time

Long Read

Looking to keep track of your gut health in real-time? A new pill-shaped biosensor may be able to help. The sensor, which is about the size of a pea, can measure metabolites in the gastrointestinal tract and send the data to a wearable device. The hope is that...

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

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 the projected growth in emissions is in Asia. Even if current and committed policies were to succeed, transport’s...