Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) have signed a new Dream Chaser spacecraft cooperation, which is secured until 2017.
DARPA is seeking to develop near-zero-power technologies that could operate reliably for years and eventually benefit the growing global network of Internet-enabled devices.
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have taken a significant step toward the development of a battery that could outperform lithium-ion technology.
Rolls-Royce has won its largest ever order, worth $9.2bn, to provide Trent 900 engines and TotalCare service support to Emirates.
A potentially game-changing breakthrough in artificial photosynthesis has been achieved by scientists at Berkeley Lab and the University of California, Berkeley.
Making industrial filtration technology more efficient and sustainable is the focus of a new academic partnership involving Imperial College London.
The European Commission announces €3m prize to be awarded to the person or team that develops the best material to reduce the concentration of particulate matter in urban areas.
Results from ESA's GOCE gravity satellite mission are now being used to produce maps of regions where there is the potential for geothermal energy development.
A research team has found that silicon carbonitride-wrapped molybdenum disulphide sheets make more stable electrodes for rechargeable lithium-ion batteries.