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Artist impression of Beagle 2 on Mars

Novel analysis technique solves Beagle 2 mystery

Andy Pye revisits the Beagle 2 Mars landing to look at analysis performed to gain further insight into the space programme failure mechanisms. In a... read more
Linear displacement sensors come in a range of sizes down to 3mm

Probing without limits

Jonathan Newell talks to Solartron Metrology about how its digital measurement system reaches into the heart of the automotive industry. Industry 4... read more
Haptic feedback testing of automotive components

New tricks pass the test

Jonathan Newell visits Zwick Roell to find out how traditional materials testing equipment is finding new uses in the automotive industry. With its... read more
Wearable devices are covered by a maze of standards

Fitting the standards bill for wearables

Jonathan Newell discovers how making sure wearable technology fits the bill involves compliance with multiple standards. It isn’t long since the ... read more
Connected Services Suite helps train users in robotics

Building the collaborative robot population

Andy Pye discovers how ABB Robotics is preparing to help UK manufacturers get ready for increased penetration of next generation robots. The introd... read more