Technology

02 August 2016

The story behind a mysterious super material and the man that refused to give it away.

02 August 2016

The Solar Orbiter is going closer to the sun than we've ever sent anything before, but how do you design it to...

26 July 2016

Researchers may have found a tiny solution for storing big data.

26 July 2016

Are Teflon and Velcro really products of NASA's missions to space?

26 July 2016

Is there any way to change the petrol fractions of crude oil so they can work in a diesel engine?

26 July 2016

Natural gas vehicles are a cleaner alternative to petrol and diesel but the high pressures required to store the gas...

18 July 2016

Photographing the gas giants with astrophographer Roger Hutchinson...

18 July 2016

Juno rockets to Jupiter and deputy principle investigator of the mission explains how much of a feat this is...

18 July 2016

How can we simulate touch in a virtual environment?

18 July 2016

How does VR work, and how is it set to change how we play games?

12 July 2016

Once developed, vaccines can be slow to produce. Now new research suggests a way that might help speed up the process.

12 July 2016

Are diamonds little more than just a lump of coal?

12 July 2016

Can we sell biodiversity to policy makers my showing it can make a profit?

27 June 2016

A new supercomputer has been revealed as the fastest in the world...

23 June 2016

Could Tim Peake's mission be responsible for rocketing the next generation to the Moon?

23 June 2016

Are we racing to the Moon? Who are the contenders? And why the Moon over Mars?

23 June 2016

The Russian's metal ball was propelled into orbit in 1957 and everyone watched with awe and unease...

13 June 2016

Pollution is one of the leading causes of heart disease, but why does it impact us in this way?

13 June 2016

Chris gets his heart checked out with a standard ECG test.

07 June 2016

Could all our homes be solar powered by 2050?

07 June 2016

What’s being done NOW to build environmentally sympathetic homes?

07 June 2016

Making concrete accounts for 5% of GLOBAL carbon emissions, so is there a better alternative?

07 June 2016

New technology is all well and good but in order to live truly sustainably do we need to change the way we live?

26 May 2016

How we're about to get closer to our Sun than ever before using ground up bones...