engineering vocabulary, weather satellite launch

Solar Sails: The Future of Space Travel – Activity – www.teachengineering.org
“design and construct model solar sails made of aluminum foil to move cardboard tube satellites through “space” on a string.”
NOAA, NASA launch new satellite Nov. 19 to increase weather forecasting accuracy, first time since the 1970s | cleveland.com
“NOAA, NASA launch new satellite Nov. 19 to increase weather forecasting accuracy, first time since the 1970s”
Mint-Mobiles – Activity – www.teachengineering.org
“plastic drinking straws (estimated 4-6; make sure the straw diameter is smaller than the mint candy’s hole diameter)Popsicle sticks (estimated 2-4)lifesaver-shaped candies
Kids Ahead – Robotics Activities
“Robotics Activities “
Kids Ahead – The coolest science, technology, engineering, and math stuff for kids like you!
“Kids Ahead is the place to find the coolest science, technology, engineering, and math stuff for kids like you. So what are you waiting for? Start exploring!”
Engineering vocabulary, Engineering word list – www.myvocabulary.com
“Engineering Vocabulary Word List (157)A) Abutment, Acceleration, Activation, Advice, Advise, Amplitude, Analysis, Angle, Assembly, Automation, Axis, AxleB) Balance, Battery, Bearing, Blueprint
Education World: ‘Gen Z’ Educators Believe They are Prepping Students for Jobs that Don’t Exist Yet
“students will graduate to take on jobs that don’t yet exist; 75 percent said they need better tools to best prepare students for this future unpredictable workforce.
The first secret of great design | Tony Fadell – YouTube
“As human beings, we get used to “the way things are” really fast. But for designers, the way things are is an opportunity … Could things be better? How?
“Designed by Apple in California” Chronicles 20 Years of Apple Design – YouTube
nice discussion of how design team works together, how they use models and making in the design process – book description
Decibel 10th for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
“Decibel 10th turns your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch into a professional sound meter, precisely measures the sound pressure level all around you. This extremely useful and beautiful tool