IOM3 member offer for Ironbridge Gorge Museum

IOM3 members are being offered 25% discount on annual passport tickets to the Ironbridge Gorge Museum in Coalbrookdale, Shropshire.
Esk Valley Hydro generator

CIE visit to Esk Valley Hydro Project

Cleveland Institution of Engineers
The CIE visited the Esk Valley Hydro Project, a community-funded electricity generation facility using an Archimedes screw on a pre-existing wier in the river Esk.

Graphene Week 2016: the Flagship steams ahead

Materials World magazine
Simon Frost reports from the Graphene Flagship’s second annual conference

Theoretical ropes could slow falling climbers

Materials World magazine
University of Utah mathematicians prove it is theoretically possible to design ideal climbing ropes to safely slow falling rock and mountain climbers

Surfaces aid oil self-transportation

Materials World magazine
Oleophobic surfaces could lead to power-free liquid transportation, Ellis Davies reports