Programmable, shapeshifting pasta created by MIT researchers The sheets of starch and gelatin transformed into 3D shapes when submerged in water, including familiar pasta shapes such as macaroni and rotini, but also more intricate shapes, such as ...
Investment needed to continue renewables drive in emerging economies In India, for example, recent auctions to construct and run solar plants have seen prices for solar energy drop as low as for coal-fired power, tilting the economics of the ...
Latitude project aims for improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions Greener, more efficient vehicles could be developed as part of a research project investigating the use of advanced boosting technology and lightweight engine design, involving Jaguar Land Rover and Ricardo.
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Cheat code: researchers reveal software behind Volkswagen's emissions scandal “We found the system and how it was used.” - Kirill Levchenko, University of California San Diego
built during a six-year period between 2009 and 2015, and cost the German ...
Schiaparelli spacecraft crash landed on Mars due to excessive spinning, ESA says Although it came very close to a successful landing on the planet in October last year, engineers failed to realise how jarring the probe’s parachute descent could be, dooming the ...
Battery-powered, 3D-printed rocket launched by New Zealand from South Pacific Rocket Lab, the company behind the launch, is among the 30 or so organisations developing small-scale satellite launches as an alternative to large launchers, which typically charge around $50 million ...
Boeing and DARPA join forces on space plane program US defence research agency DARPA and Boeing are to collaborate on the production of an experimental space plane designed to enable on demand affordable access to space.
Dubbed Phantom Express, ...
Sensor tracks eye movements in real time to enhance virtual reality https://t.co/ugUfKaGjj5 https://t.co/wqedfIET8Z
Sensor tracks eye movements in real time to enhance virtual reality A sensor that can detect the tiny electrical signals generated by muscles as someone moves their eyes could offer split-second control over virtual or augmented reality systems.
The sensor, developed ...
National Instruments Cowboys, the next generation of LabVIEW, and exclusive interviews. Go Inside NIWeek with Travis and Sunayna!
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Plymouth University launches School of Engineering - A dedicated School of Engineering has been launched at Ply... https://t.co/ox1yJnBADM
Women in Engineering Wikithon Delighted to announce that the IET and the Wellcome Library are joining forces to host a Women Engineers Wikithon on 15 June 2017. Join us to celebrate the women engineers ...
Professional development courses - The IET The IET runs a series of courses throughout the year to help you with your professional development.
In the upcoming weeks we have two courses in Glasgow...
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Summary: NIWeek 2017 (Day 1) The 23rd annual NIWeek is underway! Here's a summary of Day 1, including all major announcements.
Day one of NIWeek 2017: Engineer Next was full of big things: the future ...
New oak tree biofuel 'could power jet engines' The research claims the “second generation biofuel” reduced emissions of greenhouse gases by 80 % compared to diesel. - Universities of Pittsburgh and Oklahoma.
Scientists from the universities of Pittsburgh ...
Do biggest ever turbines point the way for a wind-powered UK? "Offshore wind power will continue to grow and provide a considerable part of the UK’s energy requirement if other challenges are overcome." - Guy Houlsby, Oxford University
The biggest wind ...
HSL: Site and Transport Safety – Buxton, 18 May 2017 This course will help you understand the legal requirements of both road traffic law and workplace safety law, how and why things go wrong, and how you can take practicable ...
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