Some German-built river motor-boats in the former USSR were more than simply means of transport or cruise ships.
E&T spends a day in the company of noted electrician, not to mention Nobel Peace Prize winner and former Polish President, Lech Walesa.
People will collect anything, from stamps to military hardware, but it takes determination to collect collectors
09 November 2010
Patricia Ruckoff was diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND) on Christmas eve 2009. But she has managed to maintain a degree of independence due to new voice synthesis technology provided by Time Is Ltd. Vitali Vitaliev speaks to its developer about the JayBee system.
05 October 2010
Watch our features editor single handedly - albeit with expert guidance from Dr Kate Amos of Nanotecture Ltd - construct a nanoporous metal out of soap in the company's Southampton laboratory.
"Our summer watersports special: surfing artificial waves, racing yachts for sport, superyachts for pleasure and much more besides"
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