Micro robots are the new mechanics #innovation #technology

The future aeronautical mechanics will be micro robots that will assess and maintain our aeroplane engines. Harvard and Nottingham Universities worked with Rolls Royce to prototype tiny robots that can roam their engines to identify maintenance issues.┬áThe team are aiming to reduce the time it takes to remove the engine for such inspections. This current […]

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A LEGO Bugatti that you can drive! #rebootme

We all spent many childhood hours creating cool cars from the timeless construction toy, lego. Now Lego have taken their product to a new level. Let us introduce you to the Lego Bugatti Chiron…! 19 months to build 339 different types of LEGO Technic bricks alongside the real thing… 1,000,000 pieces total 2,304 electric motors […]

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The Trailer Home reinvented #architecture #innovation

Invisible Studio have developed an affordable “house” using locally sourced timber and construction waste. The structure is relocatable using a trailer. Simplicity The Envelope is simply constructed using corrugated fibreglass and steel with the interior faced with plywood previously used for concrete shuttering. Natural light is provided to the interior via polycarbonate sheeting. The Architects […]

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An insect orchestra #innovation #music

Marguerite Tricaud is a Artist and Engineer with a fascination for musical improvisation – Sound Insects Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL London Her work includes this experimental installation of digital “insects” that react and respond to each other through the noises they make. Sound Insects is a self organizing sound system composed of multiple identical […]

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