A new method for treating polymers could produce a more energy-efficient gas separation method, say UK researchers.
A new modular telescope design could make scanning the sky for near-Earth objects cheaper.
US researchers have built a crawling soft-bodied robot that can operate without a tether and survive fire, snow and being run over by a car.
Lighter vehicles, stronger nuclear reactors and more compatible medical implants are among the goals of a new billion-euro European Space Agency metals project.
The winning design is to be chosen by a team of six judges and a public poll.
British companies are being encouraged to attend two supply chain meetings to find out about construction and manufacturing opportunities from 2017.
NASA is preparing to launch new technology to improve the study of pollution in the Earth’s atmosphere from the International Space Station.
UK windfarm developers are to be given access to new technology that could make it easier to erect offshore turbines.
Researchers have shown that titanium dioxide holds promise as an electrical insulator for superconducting magnets.
Researchers in Finland have developed a disposable patch that will let consumers perform galvanic skin treatments at home.
A development in the US could lead to computer chips capable of transporting digital information at light speed.
Materials critical to the safe operation of nuclear reactors are to be examined by the recipient of a Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowship.
A homemade electric motorcycle has set four records at the Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials in the US.
Britain needs to rethink its plans for the existing rail network if HS2 is to deliver maximum benefit for the country’s northern cities, the project’s new chairman said yesterday.
Britain’s commercial aerospace industry can sustain and build on its global market share with a three-pronged set of measures aimed at improving tax incentives.
Five manufacturers are planning to launch electric taxis in time for the 2018 start of London’s switchover to zero-emissions vehicles
One of the firms proposing a Thames Estuary airport has welcomed the Airports Commission’s decision to further study the idea before finalising its shortlist of recommendations next year.
A Thames Estuary airport remains on the cards despite having many of the same problems as other proposals that have already been dismissed.
The cancellation of one of the world’s largest planned offshore windfarms has highlighted the costs of next-generation turbine technology and the need for financial certainty, the renewables industry has warned.