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
Engineers have made huge progress on the construction of Chernobyl’s New Safe Confinement, an immense shield that will replace the infamous reactor’s crumbling sarcophagus
Technology developed to cool patients in cardiac arrest has been incorporated in to a new suit designed to protect aid workers from the Ebola virus.
Researchers in the US have shown how liquid crystals can be used to create compound lenses similar to those found in insects.
Engineers at GE Aviation have made a 3D-printed mini jet engine that operates at 33,000rpm.
Researchers have used a smart tablet and a red beam of light to create a system that allows people to control a fleet of robots with the swipe of a finger.
Technology adapted from Formula 1 is being used on tracked military vehicles to improve their handling and speed across the battlefield.
SpaceX’s plans to conduct space missions have moved forward with the successful completion of a flight safety test in the US.