Suzuki develops filter to collect micro-plastics from sea

In what is professed to be a world first, Suzuki Motor Corporation has built up a Micro-Plastic Collecting Device for establishment on detachable engines. Suzuki’s new miniature plastic assortment gadget fitted to one of its detachable engines (Suzuki) Marine plastic waste is a developing natural issue with a tremendous measure of bungled waste streaming into […]

UK’s first hydrogen train makes mainline appearance today

The UK’s first hydrogen fueled train will start mainline testing today (September 30, 2020) on the North Cotswold line in Warwickshire. The HydroFLEX venture – created through a cooperation between Birmingham University and industry accomplices – has been upheld with a £750,000 award from the Department for Transport. It follows just about two years’ advancement […]

5G Network: What can you do with it?

5G Network alsoknown as the 5th generation of mobile networks, is the evolution of the 4G networks of the present times. It has been created to meet and surpass the massive growth of data and connectivity of Internet of Things (IoT), changing current reality and paving the way for future. Advantages of 5G Network According […]

VibroSense home appliance tracker to boost Smart homes

The development of efficient and integrated smart homes could be boosted with VibroSense, a laser-based device that detects wall vibrations to track home appliances, The Engineer UK reports. Developed by a team at Cornell University, VibroSense can track 17 types of appliances with lasers that capture subtle vibrations in walls, ceilings and floors, and a […]

Recent research opens door to applications such as plastic-based photovoltaic paint.

The team from the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) has developed a high-efficiency, large-area organic solution-processable solar cell – formed by coating a surface with a solar cell solution – by controlling the speed at which the solution of raw materials solidifies. Solution-processable solar cells have been demonstrated in the laboratory over small […]

Facial recognition for remote ID verification wins Africa Prize

A 26-year-old Ghanian engineer has won the 2020 Royal Academy of Engineering’s Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, after developing software that allows businesses to use facial recognition to verify identities remotely. Charlette N’Guessan is the first woman to win the prestigious prize since it was established in 2014, and the first winner from Ghana. The […]

AI system better assesses bridge structural health with existing sensors

A new system to assess the structural health of bridges using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and an array of sensors is being developed by a team at the University of Texas at Arlington. Modern bridges are typically built with weight-in-motion systems including sensors that measure vibrations, strain and deflection. By measuring the bridge’s response to these […]

Seaweed bacteria could help make laundry more eco-friendly

Scientists have extracted an enzyme made by bacteria living on seaweed to create environmentally friendly laundry detergents. The scientists, based at Newcastle University, studied how bacteria release themselves from seaweed by using the novel phosphodiesterase enzyme, which breaks down the sticky molecules naturally present on its surface. The experts then developed the enzyme’s potential for use […]

How to scare snakes and Rodents from your compound

Snakes and rodents like rats are unwanted guests in most households and can really pose threats to people especially bites and destruction to properties. Are you having challenges controlling snakes, rats, squirrels, and other animals around your compound and home? Then consider this useful solar-powered ultrasonic snake and rodent repeller. Using state-of-the-art technology, the solar-powered […]

Learn how to make beautiful wooden and wall surfaces using a Graining Tool Set

Ever wondering how you can produce a beautiful and aesthetically pleasing wooden or concrete surface finishing? A new set of Do-It-Yourself (DIY)Tool has been developed to aid you do that within fractions of minutes. Wood Graining Tool Kit offers an effective way to create a decorative, vivid wood grain appearance on walls, wood, metal, painted, […]