Research and Development
US defence manufacturer Northrop Grumman has been awarded one of the largest ever contracts for the production of a next-generation bomber.
Technology company Google has this week announced plans to roll out its Project Loon internet technology in Indonesia.
Lucideon’s healthcare division has announced it is developing new glass-based technology which has the potential to transform dental care globally.
New research by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has established a link between the consumption of processed meats and colorectal cancer.
The Hershey Company, the largest chocolate maker in the US, has launched a new project called Nourishing Minds that will help provide children in the US and abroad with the basic nutrition.
Nasa is developing a first-ever robotic mission to visit a large near-Earth asteroid, collect a multi-ton boulder from its surface, and redirect it into a stable orbit around the moon.
General Motors (GM) has selected LG Electronics as a key supplier of components for its next generation Chevrolet Bolt, which is set to offer consumers the first long-range and moderately-priced electric vehicle (EV).
Sweden’s Henning Rodhe has received the Volvo Environment Prize 2015 for his contributions to the understanding of the world’s atmosphere.
Teams from the Netherlands have won both categories of the World Solar Challenge, a cross-desert solar-powered automobile race.
Mitsubishi Electric has created a directional-indicator system for cars that illuminates road surfaces at night to inform pedestrians and other drivers of a vehicle’s intended path.