Digital animation

Computer engineers, in conjunction with animators, have created special effects in movies such as “Jurassic Park,” “Forrest Gump,” and “Interview … More

Virtual Reality

Companies and universities are using engineers to form the Virtual Reality and Simulation Initiative. This technology applies computer simulation and … More

Theme Parks

Engineers play an instrumental role in the theme park industry. Theme park engineers are involved in designing, building, lighting, and … More

Interactive Television

Engineers make interactive television possible. Engineers are involved in all aspects of interactive TV technology, from designing new cables, to … More

Ferris Wheel

The Ferris Wheel is considered one of the greatest engineering wonders in the world. The first Ferris Wheel was created … More


The launch and return of spacecraft, from the Apollo to the Shuttle, is a monumental engineering triumph. The space program … More

Water slide

A civil engineer created the slippery part of the water slide. A civil engineer designed a pumping system to circulate … More


Engineers design running shoes for protection, performance, and comfort. Engineers understand how much force travels from the ground through the … More


The snowboard was invented by an engineer. With some engineering twists and turns along the way, the snowboard has become … More

Tech – 2015 oct

Computer games and activities Spatial Awareness Puzzles – rely on your ability to visualize and mentally manipulate objects in an … More

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Ten Fun Facts About Engineering : PBS LearningMedia tags: k-8 engineering images PBS Teachers | STEM Education Resource Center tags: … More

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Tending Crops On A Brooklyn Rooftop “A rooftop farm in Brooklyn grows vegetables and doubles as a green roof, insulating … More

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Our plastic world | Science News for Kids “Plastic is everywhere because plastic is an extremely useful material. It is … More

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Electronic skin | Science News for Kids “electronic device that’s smaller than a postage stamp and sticks to the skin … More

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Jair Dynast – Art of Invention “New rap music video is a tribute to the accomplishments of African-American inventors and … More