Researchers at the UK’s newly launched catapult Catapult centre have received a £500m public-private funding boost to develop a magnetic launch system capable of slinging objects from the Earth’s surface into space.
Researchers have created a robotic wing that can recover from mid-air collisions, a development that could inform the design of future drones.
A new quality programme is intended to help manufacturers increase productivity and reduce waste.
Many parents see apprenticeship schemes as worthwhile, but only if someone else’s child is doing one.
The ‘exquisite’ Lisa Pathfinder spacecraft demonstrates how pushing the limits of science in space expands the capabilities of engineering on Earth