The world of fusion

Materials World magazine
In the wake of recent advances in fusion energy, Ellis Davies investigates the ever on the horizon technology.

Wrapped in shellfish

Materials World magazine
A new material made from food waste could be a biodegradable alternative for food packaging, as Ellis Davies reports.

Patent of the month: Feel the buzz

Materials World magazine
This month, Dr Jennifer Unsworth, Patent Attorney at intellectual property law firm Withers and Rogers, looks at a patent that improves cathode technology.

Getting to the grain of it

Materials World magazine
The Wood Awards 2018 shortlist has been released, featuring entries including whisky distilleries, the UK Royal Academy of Music, and mycelium light shades. Khai Trung Le reports.

Problem-solving biomimicry

Materials World magazine
Flat bark bugs, lizards, camels and tide pools have inspired the latest research in mimicking nature, bringing this problem-solving into engineering and medicine. Ines Nastali reports.