The inventor of a new personal submarine set to launch next week is hoping to create a new niche market for would-be adventurers who have no professional training in underwater navigation.
The Engineer paid a visit to the Bristol Interaction and Graphics lab to play with some experimental ways of controlling computers.
The latest flight test of NASA’s experimental Project Morpheus lander was carried out last week.
A wearable battery-powered robotic arm that can be used to boost a user’s weight-lifting strength by upto 18kg is the winner of this year’s James Dyson award, an annual prize established by the prominent industrialist’s charitable trust, The James Dyson foundation.
Former and current world land speed record holders, Richard Noble and Andy Green, celebrate the 30th anniversary of Thrust 2 by looking back on the challenges of driving at 633mph.
Researchers have developed an autopilot device to control and optimise the movement of kites that harness energy generated by wind.
A Cambridge start-up believes its flexible solar panelling solution could fundamentally change the landscape of solar installation in the commercial sector.
Chemicals group Ineos is investing £640m into the production and exploration of shale gas in the UK.
Over three decades of perseverance pays off for the inventor of a jetpack that is to be evaluated in the US for use in search and rescue and with the police.
Researchers have developed a new way to transfer thin semiconductor films onto arbitrary substrates, a development that facilitates flexible computing or photonic devices.