Space launch takes off in Kentmere

A secluded South Lakeland valley was chosen as the launch site for a stratospheric balloon for performing Graphene experiments. An astrophysicist, ... read more

Climatic testing reaches new heights

Alpha Space tells Jonathan Newell about a service that takes engineering experiments beyond the atmosphere for the ultimate in climatic testing. Cl... read more

Vibration without the rattle

Dr Benjamin Shank of Thermotron Industries tells Jonathan Newell about the dangers of over-vibrating during accelerated life tests. Accelerated lif... read more

Protecting marine electronics at sea

Jonathan Newell finds out from LCR Embedded Systems how they provide RFI immunity to marine electronic systems in very harsh environments. A milita... read more

Space exposure test rig launches to ISS

Re-usable test facility launches to the International Space Station to provide space exposure testing for engineers and scientists. Alpha Space Tes... read more