In the quest to find safe, low cost batteries, why not simply use water as an electrolyte? Material researchers Empa are exploring the possibility of cheap water-based batteries in the future.
Ubiquitous in the lives of many across the globe, the Internet has over 3.2 billion users. Advances in portable and low-cost technology mean that now, nearly anyone can access it. But where did it come from?
Engineers have created a biodegradable pressure sensor that could help doctors monitor chronic lung disease, swelling of the brain, and other medical conditions before dissolving harmlessly in a patient's body.
A life-changing invention to detect disease using a smartphone has won a new £30,000 innovation competition.
In the third race of the 2017–18 FIA Formula E racing season, the Mouser Electronics-sponsored Dragon Racing team heads to Morocco for the Marrakesh E-Prix on 13th January after kicking off the season in a double header last month in Hong Kong.
Our latest issue covers software technologies and aerospace and defence applications, including how sustained investment from the latter sector drives breakthrough technological discovery and innovation (EPDT's cover feature).