Article - 3 Dec 2020
The future of transport could be hydrogen-powered, and we are already seeing examples on the roads. However, hydrogen has a reputation – unfairly attributed – of being unsafe, or at least not as safe...
Article - 3 Sep 2020
This article discusses why hydrogen is the best fuel option to replace fossil fuels.
Article - 15 Oct 2019
3D printing has the potential to be a clean technology, but it is far too soon to claim it is entirely clean. From a consumer point of view, 3D printing represents a future reduction in manufacturing...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
Tribology is the “science of interacting surfaces in motion” and it aims to reduce friction, wear and increase efficiency.
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Carrageenan is a derivative of red seaweed and usually used to thicken food, but a team from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have discovered it also works well as a stabiliser in...
Article - 20 Nov 2012
Solar energy is an eco-friendly and inexpensive form of energy. This clean, safe and sustainable energy form has been used for centuries in various ways – to heat, to dry and to generate fire.
Article - 12 Feb 2012
The United Nations World Tourism Organization in its Tourism 2020 report estimates international travellers will reach 1.2 billion by the end of the next decade.
Article - 14 Sep 2021
Solar radiation management (SRM) sparks perhaps the greatest controversy of all proposed climate change prevention strategies. This article explores its potential to be the future of fighting climate...
Article - 19 Aug 2019
Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) belongs to a category of composite materials comprising polymer matrix and fibrous material. This article discusses the applications of FRP in several industries.
Article - 3 Oct 2018
When considering most industrial applications, it is often both extremely time- and cost-consuming to construct multiple different metal parts that are needed to make up a single large material or...