#Technology

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

4 months 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....

This Hawaiian island has demonstrated it can run on 100% renewable energy

11 months ago — Quick Read

The Hawaiian 'garden island' of Kauai managed to hit 32 hours of 100% renewable energy over the last month.

Fish scale bioplastic nets UK James Dyson Student Award

1 year ago — Quick Read

A UK student has netted this year's UK James Dyson Award.

Engineering Podcasts – To the moon and beyond

1 year ago — Long Read

Marking 50 years since the first moon landing, To the moon and beyond is a five-part podcast series from The Conversation. Through interviews with academic experts around the world –...

5 More Moon-landing innovations that changed life on Earth

1 year ago — Deep Dive

Today is the 50th anniversary of the start of the Moon Landing missions. Apollo 11 was launched by a Saturn V rocket from Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida,...

Four surprising Engineering innovations that came out of the Apollo moon landings

1 year ago — Quick Read

NASA’s Apollo programme was one of the most challenging technological achievements in the 20th century. Beyond the space race and exploration, it contributed to several inventions and innovations that are...