Jason Freeman Made in Bridgwater
7th July 2016
Doomed Satellite Sends Back Spectacular Images
A doomed Japanese satellite captured the first ever images of one of the largest weather systems in the universe before it spun itself to pieces.
Coconuts Inspire Earthquake-Proof Buildings
Earthquake-proof buildings could be created by using concrete which mimics the structure of a coconut shell.
Stars Hoover Up Cosmic Dust To Clean Universe
Astronomers have revealed that the universe is becoming cleaner over time, as cosmic dust is mopped up by stars.
6th July 2016
If textile fibres within concrete are arranged so that they mimic those of a coconut, then it could help make buildings stronger.
Self-Driving Robots To Deliver Food In London
The robot uses a GPS tracker coupled with on-board cameras and sensors to help it navigate the streets at 4mph.
5th July 2016
'Welcome To Jupiter': Juno Enters Orbit
Cheers erupt at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory as Juno begins its mission to explore our solar system’s largest planet.
4th July 2016
Zapping Cancer Tumours Triggers 'Cell Suicide'
The non-invasive technique could be ideal for treating hard-to-reach cancers such as those on the brain stem or spine.
A study of “almost all of cosmic history” shows that, over time, galaxies get cleaner as stars vacuum up interstellar particles.
1st July 2016
Bluetooth Buttons Helping The Visually Impaired
The smart buttons called Pips, are linked via Bluetooth and use sound to help visually impaired people find their way.