Prof. Bob Stone’s Human Interface Technologies (HIT) team has been awarded the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors (CIEHF) 2020 Innovation award for the Mixed Reality Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) project.
Last week, Dr Simon Evetts, Blue Abyss Research and Development Director, spoke about how Professor Walter Kuehnegger, a Principal Investigator of the Apollo Moon Program, conducted research for NASA that ultimately enabled humanity to explore the Moon.
It is with great honour and pleasure we announce that Tim Peake will be joining our Advisory Board from January 2020. Tim is taking a sabbatical from the European Space Agency to pursue outreach activities and personal opportunities that include joining Blue Abyss.
What would you wear on a trip to space? How might we decorate the interior of a commercial spaceship? How might everyday objects need to be adapted for use in microgravity? Designers at the University of Hertfordshire have been asking these questions, and have designed objects, interiors, and clothes for future space tourists.
On World Oceans Day, people from around the globe get together and celebrate something which connects us all - our Ocean. This year the main action point is to prevent plastic pollution and encourage solutions for a healthy ocean.