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MacRobert Award goes to DnaNudge

DnaNudge has been awarded the 2021 MacRobert Award for its consumer genetics screening platform which was adapted to test for COVID-19.



Cable glands for harsh environments

TR Fastenings has partnered with the world-renowned manufacturer of connection technology and electromechanical components, HUMMEL AG to launch a range of cable gland products designed to meet a ...


Conductive yarn aids motion tracking

Scientists at Bath University have developed a conductive yarn that can assist motion and fitness tracking when stitched into clothing.






HP report shows impact of additive

A new report on additive manufacturing from HP has revealed how the technology is reshaping the production of industrial parts across Europe.




Flying racing car makes first flight

Historic global premiere of world’s first electric flying racing cars, with three remotely piloted global races to take place in 2021.


SMAC shakes up aerospace test abilities

Aerospace application specialist, SMAC has expanded its test capabilities with two new shakers to ensure all measurements are highly accurate and meet their customers' exacting standards.


SnapEDA and DesignSpark launch new design platform

SnapEDA, the first search engine for electronics design, and DesignSpark, an online design community and resource centre for design engineers, are launching a new collaboration to help engineers ...




AMRC gives legs to exercise prototype

Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) has helped a local businessman build a prototype to aid airline passengers with leg exercises.



Kistler launches KiBox2 powertrain analysis

Swiss measurement specialist Kistler has released the successor to its KiBox powertrain diagnostics system, which now features hybrid and full electric capability.


Hydrogen coach project builds speed

A pan-European research programme exploring hydrogen power for passenger coaches has added Coventry University to its list of partners.




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Design, Online

Eureka! launches 'Design, Online', a new webinar event featuring five leading ...