Interviews about Engineering

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

03 October 2013

Ginny Smith and Dave Ansell put crisp packets in a microwave - what will the result be?

03 October 2013

Material Scientist, Caroline Goddard, explains how new alloys are made and how you select metals for different tasks...

25 July 2013

Technological advances have revolutionised tennis since the last british winner of the men's Wimbledon singles...

11 July 2013

A Cambridge team test the limits of solar power as they prepare to race a car across the Australian outback fueled only...

04 July 2013

How do we know dark matter exists and how do we detect it?

20 June 2013

One of the founders of Ecovative Design explains how they use mushroom mycelium to replace plastic foam and building...

16 June 2013

Scientists are working out how Hep B and Hep D are entering liver cells, research that could help up to a third of the...

16 June 2013

What happens when you drive in fog? Often low visibility is blamed for accidents in these conditions, but how fast are...

02 May 2013

Sally Woodcock talks about the science behind preserving great works of art

02 May 2013

Plastic objects are older than we think, and need conserving, says Dr Anita Quye.

02 May 2013

Oliver Caroe of St Paul's Cathedral discusses how he looks after one of London's most famous landmarks.

21 March 2013

Glasses-free 3D screens normally have to be viewed from a specific angle. Now a team from HP Labs have overcome this...

21 March 2013

Store and ignore formats are hard to come by for digital data. Now a team at Harvard university have managed to store...

08 March 2013

Planet Earth - polychaete worms

28 February 2013

The new Antarctic research station, Halley VI, was designed with scientists in mind. But what are the challenges of...

07 February 2013

A spinoff of that Wi-Fi is a Li-Fi. This is a system that uses visible light to send information into mobile devices...

25 November 2012

A novel printing technique can print replacement cartilage in 3d...

25 November 2012

The ISIS neutron source is used by a wide range of researchers to understand the properties of materials, and find out...

25 November 2012

A local election result was altered by neutron rain interacting with an e-voting computer. How can we design against...

25 November 2012

What can neutrons tell us? And how can you study them? Martyn Bull takes Naked Scientist Ben Valsler on a tour of...

11 November 2012

cases of bed bug infestations we’ve heard are on the rise, but how do you know you’ve actually got them and what can...