Engineering

Airbus Wants to Test Its Flying Car by End of 2017

Airbus Wants to Test Its Flying Car by End of 2017

Numerous companies have tried their hand at the idea of a ‘flying car’. Over the years, our news feeds have seen prototype after prototype with...

Could These World Maps Be the Future of a Connected Hyperloop?

Could These World Maps Be the Future of a Connected Hyperloop?

The Hyperloop One project keeps creeping closer to reality. But what would a global chain of high-speed hyperloop systems really look like? Well, to...

NASA Increases Effeciency by 8% with New Propulsor

NASA Increases Effeciency by 8% with New Propulsor

NASA recently ran its first-ever tests of a new jet engine technology which will increase fuel efficiency higher than ever. NASA is...

The 20 Greatest Engineers of All Time

The 20 Greatest Engineers of All Time

The need for man to invent new technologies is as old as humanity itself. The labors and achievements of the following engineers have made...

How Does Nuclear Waste Get Shipped ?

How Does Nuclear Waste Get Shipped ?

Vessels used for keeping the used nuclear waste  Radioactive Material Radioactive materials are some of the most volatile compounds on the face of...

Meet the Guppy and the Largest Aircraft in the World

Meet the Guppy and the Largest Aircraft in the World

It is the ugliest, yet most useful plane in NASA’s fleet. Though it looks more like a massive fish than an aircraft, the Guppy is...

30 Must Read Engineering Books

30 Must Read Engineering Books

So, you want some recommendations for great engineering books? Then you’ve come to the right place. Following publications are recognized as some of the...

A Brief History of Calculators

A Brief History of Calculators

We underestimate the computing power of a device that can fit in the palms of our hands. Nowadays, for many people, calculator is an application...

SoloBucket: A Power Plant You Can Roll Up and Take Anywhere You Want

SoloBucket: A Power Plant You Can Roll Up and Take Anywhere You Want

Imagine a pail that contains anything you need to set up a power plant within 2 seconds and weighs only around 20 pounds. SoloBucket...

How to Land A Space Shuttle

How to Land A Space Shuttle

The History The space shuttle, officially named the Space Transportation System (STS) is perhaps the most magnificent engineering marvel that humanity has ever...