Technology

Features about technology, robotics, artificial intelligence, computing, communications, sensors and gadgets...

16 April 2019

Shark-cams reveal the world through a white shark's eyes for the first time...

04 April 2019

How do satellites communicate with each other?

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.

15 February 2019

Squint-controlled glasses could change the limits of human perception...

31 January 2019

Under-road heating that melts ice and snow within 15 minutes and real-time information about icy road conditions could...

24 January 2019

Smart robots that react to their surroundings are being developed to work in situations that are too dangerous for...

03 January 2019

Scientists pick the discoveries that would revolutionise their fields in 2019

23 November 2018

Video games that are specifically designed to test and improve children’s social and emotional skills could enable...

22 November 2018

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

16 November 2018

A new type of use-by label for milk bottles that decomposes as the liquid inside goes sour could appear on UK...

11 November 2018

How drones and AI are helping to track endangered species and threatened marine habitats...

16 August 2018

Personalised smartphone applications and wearable technologies that are attuned to the user’s state of mind are...

19 July 2018

Digital technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics, ‘desperately’ need an institutional framework and...

14 June 2018

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

26 April 2018

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

20 April 2018

Micro- and nano-robots built for medical purposes have the potential to venture deep within our bodies to repair damage...

19 April 2018

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

11 April 2018

Oceans are noisy. Shrimps snap their claws, whales sing to find a mate and dolphins echolocate to find food. However...

29 March 2018

You could call it fatal attraction. Drawn by artificial lights in our brightening night-time world, animals find their...

22 March 2018

Crimes that involve chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear (CBRN) materials pose a deadly threat not just to the...

20 March 2018

How can a transaction between anonymous individuals, with no independent oversight, ever be trusted? Welcome to the...

09 March 2018

What is Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and how can we better monitor and treat it?

01 March 2018

Married people who work from home report feeling happier than they were before doing so,