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Automotive, Homepage Featured News, Industrial, Latest News, Manufacturing, Robotics, Transportation
4th March 2021

What’s raining on autonomous cars’ parade?

Chris Middleton explains why the future is bright for autonomous transport, as long as it doesn’t rain, you aren’t an ethnic minority, and you don’t live around a corner.
Aeronautics, Aerospace, Homepage Featured News, Industrial, Latest News, Manufacturing, Robotics
23rd February 2021

UK plans space tech and robotics accelerator

As NASA’s robotic Mars 2020 Perseverance rover begins its mission on Mars, the UK government has announced a new accelerator programme to help innovators gain a foothold in the lucrative space market.
Defence, Homepage Featured News, Industrial, IoT, Latest News, Manufacturing, Robotics
19th February 2021

DASA: £800k for robots to rush in where ...

Chris Middleton explains why telexistence and teleoperation robots are a growing area of investment.
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19th February 2021

Robotics can help battle pandemics, says UK-RAS

Robotics and autonomous systems (RAS) have important roles to play in battling pandemics and contagion. That’s according to UK-RAS, the network within the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) that promotes robotics research.
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4th February 2021

UK: low robotics use makes it 20th most ...

The UK is lagging behind its major competitors in the adoption and use of industrial robots. As a result, national productivity – which has been flatlining since the 2008-09 financial crisis – has suffered.
Aeronautics, Aerospace, Homepage Featured News, Industrial, IoT, Latest News, Sensors, Smart Cities
2nd February 2021

Sensor onboard SpaceX launch to detect greenhouse gas ...

Chris Middleton reports on an exciting new climate initiative – and explains why concepts like this are vitally important for industry to take seriously.