BAE Systems has built a £2 million bespoke simulator for the F-35 Lightning II fighter jet. It will allow pilots to practice taking off and landing the next-generation plane, which will be used by the UK military to land on the new Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers.
Apr 6, 2017
Don’t believe in climate change? Scientists are using 3D modelling to educate the world on damage to coral reefs.
Apr 4, 2017
Ex-Royal Marine reserve and oil trader turned entrepreneur Richard Browning developed Daedelus from his garage in Salisbury over the course of 10 months. Browning has filed a patent for his creation, which consists of six gas turbines separated into pairs which are then strapped onto the wearers back and arms.
Mar 31, 2017
The Bozena riot has been specifically designed control and disperse riots in urban areas while protecting law enforcement officers. Created by the Slovakian company Bozena, the Riot can extend its giant shields, comes equipped with tear gas guns and holes for shooting rubber bullets. It’s predecessor the Bozena 4 has been in use in various countries across Europe, Africa, America and Asia for several years.
Mar 24, 2017
Scientists have developed a low-cost and easy-to-use smartphone attachment that can quickly and accurately evaluate semen samples for at-home fertility testing, providing a potentially helpful resource for the more than 45 million couples worldwide who are affected by infertility. It is estimated that male infertility plays a role in roughly 40% of those cases, underscoring a need for more routine and reliable semen analysis testing.
Mar 22, 2017