2015jul25 – That’s interesting

News and information that highlights engineering.

Imagine Engineering: Advice for Girls
We asked engineers from different fields what advice they would give to girls interested in engineering. Here’s what they told us:…
Free Technology for Teachers: Five Nice NASA Resources for Teachers and Students
five of the most popular NASA resources for teachers and students
LEGOengineering – Inspiration and support for LEGO-based engineering in the classroom
The aim of this site is to inspire and support teachers to go beyond the basics in bringing LEGO-based engineering to all students.
Roman Seawater Concrete Holds the Secret to Cutting Carbon Emissions | Berkeley Lab
The Romans made concrete by mixing lime and volcanic rock. For underwater structures, lime and volcanic ash were mixed to form mortar, an…
Science360 for iPad on the App Store on iTunes
The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and v…
Why K-12 Engineering? – www.TeachEngineering.org
Engineering is a natural platform for the integration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) content into K-12…
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K-12 Robotics
Robotics is a great way to get kids excited about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) topics. Studies show that it is…
Engineering: Free Online Courses | Open Culture
Get free Engineering courses online from the world’s leading universities. You can download these audio & video courses strai…
Built by Kids | The ABC’s of DIY
The Kid Should See This.
There’s just so much science, nature, music, arts, technology, storytelling and assorted good stuff out there that my kids (and…
MIT+K12 Videos
We produce digital media and live programming that seeks to sparks curiosity and a love of learning, open the door to the science/t…
Uganda: Fresh Water in a Village Called Death | Pulitzer Center
Villagers in Walumbe, Uganda access safe water from a solar-powered filtration system provided by Water Missions International, a S…
Plastic Roads Sound Like a Crazy Idea, Maybe Aren’t
A Dutch construction company called VolkerWessels is partnering with the city of Rotterdam to create a prototype for a prefabricated plas…
Whats New in Engineering
“If you’re looking to find more info about engineering and meet students like you, you’ve come to the right place. This blog is…