Articles - Innovation Watch

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INNOVATION WATCH - Wireless foetal monitor

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INNOVATION WATCH - An immune system for computers

Darktrace’s software detects and defends against cyber threats from within computer networks.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Echo-location for navigation

Sixth Sense is a handheld device that uses echo-location and haptic feedback to help people with visual impairments.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Ultrasonic armour inspection

Technology developed at Cardiff University is making it easier to detect damage in body armour.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Robots in the field

A new range of agricultural robots will be working in UK fields this summer to select, pick and pack ripe strawberries.

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INNOVATION WATCH - A new way to make music

An innovative range of instruments is changing the way that people make music, with pressure-sensitive silicon where there used to be piano keys, drums and strings.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Heating homes with robots

Q-Bot’s series of mini robots work together to install underfloor insulation in older homes, helping to reduce heat loss by up to 80%.

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INNOVATION WATCH - A tough lock to break

An innovative material made of metal and polymer composites forms an integral part of a bike lock that is lightweight but extremely difficult to cut through.

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INNOVATION WATCH - A more convenient way to camp

A British manufacturer has created the world’s lightest tent, following several years of research and development into innovative materials and manufacturing processes.

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INNOVATION WATCH - The world's smallest gravimeter

Researchers from the University of Glasgow have created a small and affordable gravimeter - a device used to detect even the smallest changes in gravity.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Saving sight in developing countries

The Arclight is helping to diagnose thousands of preventable eye conditions in developing countries.

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INNOVATION WATCH - Farming straight up

Growing plants without soil is transforming how crops are grown across the world.

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