Two prolific inventors, one still famous today, the other less so, clashed in the The Engineer over the invention of one of the key technologies of the modern world.
An editorial from the early days of The Engineer illustrates our long-held obsession with rapid train travel
Fifty five years ago this week The Engineer reported on the development of the first hovercraft
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Fast work: Sports cars are dominating the niche vehicle sector in the UK. Stuart Nathan reports
Money from nothing: Commercialising technology involves convincing people to invest in something that hasn’t existed before. Stuart Nathan talks to an old hand in the art