Material Marvels: The Crystal Palace

There are only a few pillars left of what was South London’s Crystal Palace – a glass building that burned down in 1936. Anna Ploszajski writes.

Materials in security science

Assessing the role of materials in security science and technology.

Keeping smart grids safe

What are the dangers associated with smart grids? Gary Peters speaks to Dr Sujeet Shenoi to find out.

The changing face of airport security

Keith Rogers and Paul Evans discuss the technologies being used to keep people safe at airports.

More than a sign: London Underground’s iconic tiles

Kathryn Allen takes a look at the iconic ceramic tiles and signage used on the London Underground.