Interviews about Engineering

Interviews about engineering, civil engineering, manufacturing, jet engines, materials science and transport...

03 March 2020

How easy is it to pay to charge an electric car?

03 March 2020

If electric cars are to be zero emissions, you need to be able to store the green energy used to power them...

03 March 2020

How can your electric car support the national grid?

03 March 2020

What’s actually powering the average electric car?

25 February 2020

How does the old clock work?

25 February 2020

A new way to generate power?

18 February 2020

Contrails cause a third of aviation's contribution to global warming. A new technique could solve this...

28 January 2020

Nesyamun was a priest in ancient Egypt - and now he can speak and sing again...

24 January 2020

China and India said they had cut emissions of potent greenhouse gas HFC-23 - but levels seem to be rising...

14 January 2020

What the applications of origami?

07 January 2020

It's that time of the show, where our panel competes to win Big Brains of the Month...

17 December 2019

How do you replicate a plastic rabbit?

17 December 2019

How did George Laurer's invention work to revolutionise retail?

10 December 2019

Lawrence Jones is stuck beneath ten feet of snow. How can his friends find him in time?

09 December 2019

Adrian asks: why would a used battery bounce on its end more than a full one? Phil Sansom explains...

19 November 2019

Meet the material that turns into a solid when pushed...

19 November 2019

And why, apart from being super-strong, bamboo also have some interesting thermal properties...

18 November 2019

As good as silicon, but a fraction of the weight and price...

29 October 2019

Some are skeptical about whether recycling even works...

29 October 2019

When you put something in the recycling bin, where does it actually go?

22 October 2019

A new polymer that sticks without glue

15 October 2019

How can designers improve predictive text entry systems?

15 October 2019

What was the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry all about?