2011 Car

Science Museum Day 2: The Ultimate Objective

Our second day at the Science Museum saw a significantly less hectic start to the day. After quickly setting up our exhibit and facing another hoard of photographs with Endeavour (no, we can’t ‘pose like Charlie’s Angels’!) we were set … Continue reading

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Science Museum Day 1: One-and-a-Half Engineers

Never have I felt more solidarity with the cast of Jurassic Park than I did yesterday evening. After a two-hour session packing the Land Cruiser and collecting Endeavour, Technical Director Yang and I arrived at Lord’s Bridge Farm. It was dark. … Continue reading

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Filming, funding and Professor Stephen Hawking – CUER on a stroll

This week the Business Team are filming the video for our upcoming Design Launch on Sat 24th November, where some of the team, our sponsors and partners will witness first-hand the launch of the final design of our as-yet-unnamed new … Continue reading

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IoW – Final Day – Radio, St James’ Square and Ferry

As you probably know, efficiency is improved through smart division of labour, and it was this principle that we employed on our last day on the Isle of Wight. Whilst Peter Mildon and Ondrej Komora were left at the house … Continue reading

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IoW – Ryde School Assembly and Raspberry Pi

It was on the early Friday morning (28th September) that three of us, Keno Mario-Ghae, Anastasia Bykova, and Peter Mildon, set off to do a presentation at an assembly in Ryde School, whilst the rest of the team took a … Continue reading

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Isle of Wight Activities – Day 2

Day 2 at the Sixth Form Campus on the Isle of Wight began with the fervent hope that the momentum and experience we carried from Day 1 could rub on our Year 9, 10 and 11 students. Turnout was event … Continue reading

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2012 EcoRally: This is why we took part

The last five years has managed to push upon many of us the realisation that environmentally and economically sustainable methods of travel – and the infrastructure that goes with it – are vital for sustaining a 21st century economy.  While … Continue reading

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CUER Millbrook Event – Saturday 4th February 2012

On Saturday CUER held one of its largest events to date, a full afternoon of presentations, mingling and even a little bit of road-testing at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire. As the home of many Top Gear tests, Millbrook seemed … Continue reading

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Lucy’s Race Report

The 2011 World Solar Challenge officially began on Sunday 16th October 2011. Unofficially, it began much earlier than that. It’s difficult to pinpoint when, and for each team it is different. The day the car is shipped away; the day … Continue reading

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Dan’s Race Report

This is not so much a race report as a summary of the entire year’s efforts, challenges, disappointments and successes. The culmination of all this activity was Australia’s WSC 2011, so in non-chronological fashion I’ll start there. The most frustrating … Continue reading

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