women in space

Origami Flasher: 5 Steps origami has influenced space exploration? Rockets have a limited amount of space inside them, meaning it can be difficult to get large objects out into orbit. Something like the 25-meter solar arra… Maker Resources | Compliant Mechanisms origami Engineering with Origami YouTube origami — a centuries old art of folding paper to achieve particular aesthetics — is applicable to engineering. But upon closer consideration there are a lot of reasons methods developed for pape… SWE Research Update: Women in Engineering By the Numbers – All Together Top 10 Engineering Degrees for Women 2016-1713 Mechanical Chemical Civil … Continue reading women in space

paraboloid, hyperboloid

The Engines of Our Ingenuity: Main Page The Engines of Our Ingenuity is a radio program that tells the story of how our culture is formed by human creativity. Written and hosted by John Lienhard and other contributors, it is heard nation… Paraboloid – Wikipedia a hyperbolic paraboloid is a surface that may be generated by a moving line that is parallel to a fixed plane and crosses two fixed skew lines. This property makes it simple to manufacture a hyperb… Hyperboloid structure – Wikipedia Hyperboloid structures are architectural structures designed using a hyperboloid in one sheet. Often these are … Continue reading paraboloid, hyperboloid

STEM

The Florida Department of Education lands squarely on the side of integration with their definition of STEM: STEM education is the intentional integration of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and their associated practices to create a student-centered learning environment in which students investigate and engineer solutions to problems, and construct evidence-based explanations of real-world phenomena with a focus on a student’s social, emotional, physical, and academic needs through shared contributions of schools, families, and community partners. https://www.linkengineering.org/Explore/LE_Blog/58003.aspx Continue reading STEM