Engineering

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

24 September 2019

What must material scientists consider when they design new materials that make up hip and dental implants?

22 September 2019

An insight into my 8-week internship with the Naked Scientists.

28 August 2019

‘Reverse fridges’ and insulated walls – how to make a house carbon neutral...

15 July 2019

Your ideas will create the materials of the future...

09 July 2019

And can anyone hear you scream when you get there?

13 June 2019

Could drawing on the properties of quantum behaviour provide a route to truly secure cryptography?

11 April 2019

How can science clean up water?

28 March 2019

What will wheelchairs of the future be like?

26 March 2019

To get to Mars, we need to reach the Moon first. The LRO will be NASA's eye while preparing for new missions.

03 January 2019

Scientists pick the discoveries that would revolutionise their fields in 2019

29 November 2018

At first glance, it almost sounds crazy. Can we really take carbon dioxide emissions from an industrial plant and store...

22 November 2018

Are you a PhD student from Cambridge University? Fancy joining our team?

01 November 2018

A significant amount of the single-use plastics that we use ends up in our oceans.

09 October 2018

3D printers are becoming popular in a number of industries, as well as with hobbyists. If you've got a computer...

04 October 2018

Miners could soon be scouring mounds of industrial waste to extract rare metals that are needed for products such as...

31 August 2018

Can the use of improved satellite navigation devices actually make driving safer?

14 June 2018

Europe’s population is ageing rapidly, yet the majority of car safety equipment is tested using dummies modelled on...

31 May 2018

Noise is one of the biggest pollutants in modern cities but the risk is often overlooked despite being linked to an...

26 April 2018

Electric ferries and digital communication between ships could help in the quest to decarbonise maritime transport, a...

19 April 2018

Lightweight electric mini-cars could soon be a common sight on the streets of Europe’s cities thanks to longer-lasting...

23 February 2018

Twinges. Painful teeth. About one in 10 people suffer from dental sensitivity caused by worn enamel. But rather than...

17 February 2018

Robert Krakow and Robbie Bennett explain how 3D printing, or additive manufacturing as is commonly known in the...

30 January 2018

Why do engineers add one of the most expensive metals on Earth to their jet engines?