Engineers at Toshiba Corporation in Japan have unveiled a small scorpion-like robot designed to investigate the inside of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
UK drone specialist Malloy Aeronautics has teamed up with US engineering R&D company SURVICE to develop a hover bike for the US Department of Defence
This week’s video comes courtesy of Vortex Bladeless, a Spanish start-up that has proposed a new way of harnessing energy from wind.
Research illustrating exactly what happens when Lithium-ion batteries explode could help engineers improve their design
Scheduled for launch this Wednesday the European Space Agency’s IXV could represent the first step towards a European version of NASA’s shuttle programme
This week’s video comes from Columbia University where researchers have utilised evaporating water to create a floating, piston-driven engine that generates electricity, and a rotary engine that drives a miniature car.
Researchers in the US have created a new honeycomb-like structure designed to withstand heavy impacts.
A soft robotics system has shown the ability to mimic patterns used by squid to distract prey
This week’s video comes from mechanical engineering students at the University of Sherbrooke in Quebec who are building a bike with a difference.
Jaguar Land Rover has unveiled a new ‘Pothole Alert’ research project which could see information on road conditions detected and shared with other parties via the cloud.