Materials scientists at Rice University have created a lighter, stronger more heat resistant nanofoam.Â
An innovative engineering research project that is intended to study the interaction between people and robotics is reportedly making its way across Canada.
Scientists and engineers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are celebrating a remarkable achievement on Mars, after it was revealed that the Opportunity rover had broken an off-world driving record that had been held since 1974.
Alternative energy sources have continue to make inroads into traditional forms of power production, with a recently released government report confirming that it accounted for 55.7 percent of newly-installed capacity in the first six months of the year.
In the 100-plus years since the Wright brothers left the ground at Kitty Hawk, it is probably fair to say that aerospace engineering has developed at a relatively rapid pace.