‘Ocean acidification’ is a term that’s starting to become much more common, but what does it mean? Quite simply, our oceans are becoming more and more acidic, and it’s posing a great risk to sea life. As carbon dioxide levels continue to rise due to the burning of fossil fuels, more C02 is being absorbed […]
How Brushless Motors Rocked Our World What are brushless motors and how what ground-breaking technology are they used in? Our handy infographic explains how they rocked our world!
How Does the Tennis Hawk-Eye Work? If you’re an avid tennis fan, then you will have heard Hawk-Eye mentioned countless times at Wimbledon this year. If not, then you are probably wondering what it means. The Hawk-Eye system made its debut appearance at Wimbledon in 2007 but has a history that covers more than tennis. […]
The Robotics Company That Could Change the World Sometime in the future, robots will be embedded within our homes, institutions and every facet of society. We have already seen robots being used to help people at home and assist with serving food, but one company is making huge strides in the world of robotics with […]
The announcement of the Tesla battery has had huge implications for the future of home energy, but it also has the potential to disrupt and transform the very foundations and landscapes of businesses around the world. Tesla essentially wants to “move the electricity grid off of fossil fuels and towards renewable sources” so that we […]
Roads Of The Future: An Infographic Our handy infographic takes a look at possible roads in the future including head up displays, self-driving cars, talking traffic lights and self-healing concrete!
A recent industrial manufacturing market research publication has revealed the incredible growth of the servo drives and motors market, which is booming. According to the in-depth survey, this growth is set to continue over the next five years and is on course to reach a staggering $12.4 billion by 2020. These high-performance motors serve the […]
To understand what happens when you change gear, let’s first look at the anatomy of a car’s transmission and how it relates to the engine and the wheels. A 5-Speed Transmission The transmission houses the gears and is connected to the engine through a shaft, which can be disengaged using the clutch. Meshed with the […]
Aluminum Batteries – Ready In 60 Seconds! Aluminium batteries can now charge a Smartphone in 60 Seconds. While the applications of this technology may be wide-reaching, the sixty second claim is one which should be substantiated by further evidence. Please read more about the new aluminum battery below. Who Created It? Researchers at Stanford University […]
A cable is made up of a number of wires, running alongside each other and twisted together to form a single unit. Cables can be made of a variety of materials, each with different properties, and therefore suited to different purposes. Aluminium Cables The aluminium cable is one of the main electrical cables, and is […]