“Knots” by What Indie Nights is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Knot: an intentional complication in cordage which may be … More


“wedges” by shutterbean is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0   Wedge: Two inclined planes joined back to back. Wedges are … More

textiles, fabric

textile – engineering 4 kids Cloth, textile or fabric are similar names for manufactured material. They are made by weaving … More

fabrication, manufacturing

welding – engineering 4 kids Welding – a fabrication process that joins materials, usually metals or thermoplastics, by causing coalescence. … More

engineering mysteries

New approach to sustainable building takes shape in Boston: A five-story mixed-use structure in Roxbury represents a new kind of … More

boats, space, paint

Pigments through the Ages – Choose a time period From prehistoric times, humans have left an imprint on their environment … More

AP biology / computer science

encourage more girls to consider AP Computer Science classes by exploring connections, projects, solutions with AP Biology apcomputersci apbiology projectbasedlearning … More

splats, Christmas inventions

Overview | Lemelson-MIT Program The Lemelson-MIT Program celebrates outstanding inventors and inspires young people to pursue creative lives and careers … More


Glass – In its pure form, glass is a transparent, relatively strong, hard-wearing, essentially inert, and biologically inactive material which … More


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