Transport

27 June 2016

Solar powered aeroplane Solar Impulse 2 has broken a world record without burning a drop of a jet fuel...

16 October 2015

Young babies use their tongues to help them to hear and make sense of spoken sounds. Might a dummy make a difference to...

31 July 2015

Unexpected internal structures have been found in the teeth of T.rex, amongst other dinosaurs...

24 July 2015

A new, rocket-powered punt powered by Chelsea buns has been launched by the Cambridge Science Centre...

18 May 2015

The Soviets were the first to send a man into space, so why are so many Russian spacecraft failing since?

18 May 2015

Do planes need better cyber security? Ethical hacker Chris Roberts hacked an aeroplane engine - in flight - and...

02 May 2015

Exposure to radiation during space travel damages brain tissue and affects performance, a new study has shown.

31 July 2014

It has been announced by the government that driverless cars will be trialed on the roads of the UK by January 2015.

24 April 2014

This week, a teenage boy survived the 5 hour flight from California to Hawaii, in the wheel well of a plane. How...

11 April 2014

A computer has come up with the best way to recover from jetlag, according to new research.

27 March 2014

A black box recorder might hold the most clues to how Malaysian Airways Flight MH370 crashed - but how do they work?

20 March 2014

With the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 still missing after nearly two weeks, some people are asking how you can lose...

20 October 2013

The fundamental role of sleep might be to flush the brain of more than just unwanted thoughts, scientists have...

22 August 2013

Could trains be built to travel as fast as jet liners?

18 July 2013

Claudia and Priya give you the facts about human powered flight

10 April 2013

Increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide could lead to more clear-air turbulence, leading to bumpier and more expensive...

04 April 2013

German scientists have designed a high-efficiency, low-cost lithium-sulphur battery...

01 July 2011

Airplanes punching their way through clouds near major airports can increase local precipitation...

19 June 2011

By learning from pterosaurs we may be able to make aircrafts more manouverable.

17 April 2011

A team working in the USA and Holland have this week come one step closer to working out how a rider-less bicycle...

09 January 2011

Despite their suave appeal, convertible cars could have to carry a health warning owing to the threat they pose to the...

19 December 2010

Does owning a lightweight carbon fibre bike cut down your commuting time? Contrary to expectations, a trial carried out...

12 December 2010

The strategies uesd by falcons may be useful for glider pilots and unmanned air vehicles

12 December 2010

An American entrepreneur launches a cheese into space