Videos

Visual demonstrations of the latest technology revealing just how innovative and effective the latest products and solutions can be.


NASA is sending a helicopter to Mars

The Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, will travel with NASA’s Mars 2020 rover mission, to demonstrate the viability and potential of heavier-than-air vehicles on the Red Planet.


Patents for driverless cars - where are we now?

Matt Jones, partner at Intellectual Property law firm, EIP, discusses where we are when it comes to applying for patents and how the current state-of-play may affect emerging technology such as ...




How to prevent cable failures in energy chains

Modern automation applications, such as high-speed pick-and-place, often take standard electrical cables beyond their limits. As a result, they can suffer from corkscrew-like deformation, broken ...


More than meets the eye: The real-life Transformer

Japanese firm Brave Robotics and amusement park ride manufacturer Sansei Technologies have developed a robot, called the J-deite RIDE, that transforms into an electric car that can transport people.


'Soft' robots that can move on their own

A new class of soft robot, composed of ultrathin sensing, actuating electronics and temperature-sensitive artificial muscle that can adapt to the environment and crawl, has been announced by ...




How igus e-tubes protect in extreme environments

Moving cables and hoses that operate in tough environments can expect a drastic reduction in service life, so protecting them is vital to improving productivity. This week’s video shows engineers how ...



Liquid-in-liquid 3D printed structures

Scientists from the US Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have developed a way to 3D print structures composed entirely of liquids. They envision their ...


Why you should stick to igus

Having efficient processes is key to increasing bottom-line profits, and the labelling and packaging industry is no exception. Equipment needs reliable parts to ensure they continue to deliver ...




Low-cost 3D Printed robotic prosthetic limb

A team of students from The University of Manchester has designed and built a 3D printed, low-cost robotic prosthetic hand that could provide a cheaper alternative for amputees.





How to achieve maximum rotation for a machine tool

Winning the silver vector award in 2016, Fidia SpA is a world leader in the design and production of high-performance integrated milling systems, primarily used in the manufacturing of moulds and ...



The Future of British Manufacturing initiative

Eureka! is proud to support the Future of British Manufacturing initiative, led by Autodesk. In this video, learn more about how Autodesk and the Future of British Manufacturing Initiative can help ...


How to squeeze a catamaran into a single berth

Receiving a special prize in the previous igus vector awards, FUTURA Yacht systems was recognised for its truly unique yacht concept. It is the world’s first variable-width high-sea catamaran built ...