The latest issue of E&T magazine is available online now.
Be prepared for a bumpier ride this year if you’re getting ready to jet off on holiday after leaving university. New research predicts climate change is going to cause more turbulence, making for longer flight times and higher fuel consumption. We also review the forbidding employment landscape for graduate engineers, as the skills shortage and economic turmoil continue.
Also in this issue: bacteria as the new hope for renewable energy; the tennis technology that helped Murray win Wimbledon; new PCB design tools; contactless payment card technology and the likelihood of it catching on; the five materials that will stop the UK from meeting its carbon emissions target for 2050, and plenty more.