Interviews about Engineering

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

04 April 2022

The success of Dune could be down to the imagined scientific principles that underpin this fictional universe

21 March 2022

Is nuclear power the answer to our energy crisis?

21 March 2022

Lets meet and introduce you to your friendly neighbourhood nuclear reactor.

21 March 2022

We take a tour of JET, one of the leading groups in nuclear fusion/

21 March 2022

The villainous Dr Octopus used robotic arms to contain nuclear reactions. What technologies are we using?

21 March 2022

The materials for containing fusion reactions are in need of a new-clear upgrade.

03 February 2022

We test our scientists on their knowledge of all things new through this nifty quiz...

18 January 2022

Looking at the future of biodegradable, edible, and living soft robots...

29 November 2021

Wind turbines are key for low-carbon future but surprisingly require plastic to perform at their best...

23 November 2021

Researchers are turning cellulose into pretty colours and sparkly glitters that are environmentally friendly

23 November 2021

Material scientists are giving wood super properties; transparent for windows, and extra hard for knives.

23 November 2021

Food chemists have found a mushroom that makes wild strawberry flavour compounds

19 November 2021

Nice try big bad wolf. The three little pigs have the power of science on their side now.

12 October 2021

Shooting pellets of dry ice to remove sludgy leaves from train tracks

05 October 2021

Beyond balloons, helium is vital for modern science and technology - which is why scientists are concerned...

05 October 2021

Using a bacteria-inspired hack to optimise rare earth mining

05 October 2021

We use a colossal volume of sand every year, but where does it all come from?

07 September 2021

After decades of campaigning, leaded petrol has finally been eradicated globally

02 September 2021

Wooden flooring capable of converting static charge into electricity. Prepare to be shocked...

03 August 2021

From people's homes to workplaces to on the motorway, charging points are being placed all over the country...

03 August 2021

Where do we source the materials for electric vehicle batteries, and how can we ensure we have enough?

03 August 2021

As electric vehicle sales continue to rise, we caught up with Fully Charged's Robert Llewellyn

02 August 2021

Imagine Jenga towers built up of lithium-ion blocks...

27 July 2021

Some mental gymnastics needed to win gold in our last test of mental agility...