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Your Engineering Inspiration for Saturday 24 October 2020


As well as curating stories from many sources, we categorise those stories in a couple of different ways. We make sure that every relevant tag is included (so that the right stories show up in your customised feed) and we also categorise by article type.

For example, if you select the Explainers tab in the Articles feed on the ENGins front page, you might learn about the concept of `digital twins', discover how diamonds gain colour, or find out more about the latest LED lighting technology (and why it still doesn't quite impress).

Very best,

Dr Sunny Bains
Editorial Director

Last weeks's top headlines:

The long-sought goal of a material that is superconducting at room temperature has been achieved – but the researchers at the University of Rochester, US, don’t know its exact composition. Ranga Dias and co-workers’ carbon, hydrogen and sulfur compound became...
After avoiding questions as to President Donald J. Trump’s COVID-19 status, the president’s doctor, Sean Conley, says the president has tested negative for consecutive days using a rapid test from Abbott that the Trump administration plans to send to governors...
A shortage of key chemicals needed for tests to diagnose Covid-19 has hampered screening efforts, but now researchers in the US have developed a new test that doesn’t rely on these scarce reagents. The standard PCR test has three steps...
Aerogel materials are known to scientists for being effective thermal insulators that could be useful in electronics, but so far have been limited to large-scale applications, such as those in environmental technology or industrial catalysis. Now researchers in Switzerland have...
Secure telecommunications networks and rapid information processing make much of modern life possible. To provide more secure, faster and higher-performance information sharing than is currently possible, scientists and engineers are designing next-generation devices that harness the rules of quantum physics....
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