#Technology

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

6 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

9 months ago — Quick Read

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

Engineering Podcasts – To the moon and beyond

11 months 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

12 months 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

12 months 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...

Lancaster University students ‘O-Wind Turbine’ wins James Dyson Award 2018

2 years ago — Quick Read

The O-Wind Turbine has nabbed the James Dyson Award 2018, earning a cash prize of £30,000 and £5,000 for their university department. The omnidirectional wind turbine is designed to work...