Entries for 'The Engineer'

5 Keys to Producing Successful Sustainability Reports
More than 90% of the world’s most profitable orgs use sustainability reporting. Does it help t...
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EQMS Destroys the Silos of Traditional Quality Management
How can you team get an enterprise wide view of quality management? We've got a few tips. 
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$8.4B East Side Access Tunnel Photos
Photos showing the progress of the East Side Access tunnel that will connect the Long Island Ra...
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Partial Collapse at Chernobyl Reactor

The State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine is reporting on Feb 12, 2013 a partial collapse... More >>
Five Biggest Engineering Disasters
As engineers continue to push the boundaries of scientific invention and exploration, along with gre...
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Ukraine Crushed in $1.1bn Fake Gas Deal

Certainly the folks at Gazprom are having a good snicker, reveling in the mockery that has been made... More >>
The Engineering Commons #14: Superstars

Podcast: Download Chris and Jeff talk about how one might go about becoming an engineering &ldquo... More >>
Higgs Boson Particle Discovered
Scientists at CERN today announced the discovery of the Higgs Boson, the elusive particle that gives...
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Designing Success into the Design Process
Sometimes time is the most important constraint in the design process. Today we'll show you how a te...
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Just How Green is Google

Google may have a bad track record on privacy practices, but when it comes to green, the internet gi... More >>
Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday
Aston Martin has been using their race cars to push design in their consumer models since its incept...
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App Overview: eDrawings for iPad

eDrawings is the only CAD viewer on iPad that allows you to view native eDrawings files as well as n... More >>
Mixing Engineering and Art
In our interview with Jeff Lieberman we talk about how science and engineering are intertwined with ...
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Highlights from the USA Science and Engineering Festival 2012
The event attracted thousands of students, teachers and parents to the Festival where they saw over ...
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Engineering on Stage
Engineers tend to be understated.  That’s why these stage shows are so cool.  There ...
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Renewable Technologies and our Energy Future

Renewable Technologies and our Energy Future - An Interview with Tom Murphy   Rising geopolit... More >>
The stars will be out in full force at the 2nd USA Science & Engineering Festival

Appearances By Science Celebrities, Performers and Entrepreneurs Will Take “Star Gazing”... More >>
Save the World Through Science and Engineering

Entries now being accepted for the 2012 Kavli Science Video Contest  The Kavli Science Video ... More >>
Approval Granted for First U.S. Nuclear Power Plant Since 1978

On Thursday the Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved the first nuclear power plant in the US since... More >>
Poland Gives Green Light to Massive Fracking Efforts
There is perhaps no more controversial energy source after nuclear than "hydraulic fracturing," or "...
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Using Ocean Temperature Differences to Create Renewable Energy
Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) is an idea for creating renewable energy by exploiting the di...
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Pakistan to Produce Gas - by Burning Underground Coal
As we start a new year, consider the miserable plight of the average Pakistani electricity consumer....
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Football Pitch-Sized Batteries Could Change the World of Renewable Energy
2011 saw huge advances in solar, wind and other renewable energy sources, and these advancements wil...
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Solar Breakthrough: Cheap Quantum Dot Solar Paint
Researchers have reduced the preparation time of quantum dot solar cells to less than an hour by cha...
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Startling the Global Community, Canada Withdraws from the Kyoto Convention
Canada has announced its intention to withdraw from the Kyoto treaty on greenhouse gas emissions (GG...
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India Embraces Solar Power, Says Price Will Equal Thermal Power in Five Years
Economic South Asian superpower India has firmly embraced solar power, advancing the target date by ...
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U.S. Biofuel Camelina Production Set to Soar

 The U.S. biofuel industry has long been stymied by the lack of USDA federal crop insurance, le... More >>
Mexico - Rising Natural Gas Superstate?
Americans looking south of the Rio Grande tend to forget, if they ever knew, that Mexico is, accordi...
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Google Reins in Spending on Renewable Energy Technology
Back in July Larry Page became Google's new chief executive and immediately began a campaign to ...
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Learning Water Conservation from Beetles
Biomimicry is the examination of features and elements in plant and animal life, and their applicati...
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Germany Faces Sticker Shock Over Renewable Energy to Replace Nuclear
On 30 May, in the aftermath of Japan's Fukushima nuclear disaster, German Chancellor Angela Merk...
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Earthshaking Gas
Seismic activity detected in April and May near Blackpool, England are now attributed to a nearby ga...
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Microsoft Reveals Robot with Party Skills
An unlikely player in the development of robotic technology has emerged. Microsoft has revealed thei...
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Test for Counterfeit Whiskey
Researchers, led by Praveen Ashok at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, have developed a tec...
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U.S. Government Confirms Link Between Earthquakes and Hydraulic Fracturing
The practice of injecting water into deep rock formations causes earthquakes, both the U.S. Army and...
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Fake Homecoming for a Fake Mars Mission
In Moscow on Friday, six volunteers exited a virtual spacecraft they were sequestered in for 520 day...
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Sunny Egypt Interested in Wind Power
In 2003, Egypt had its wind potential assessed and a wind atlas published. It showed that with wind ...
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China Completes First Biofuel Jet Test Flight
On 28 October Air China conducted its first trial flight of a passenger jet powered by a mix of biof...
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Preparing for LEED Accreditation Online: a Review of Several Leading Online LEED Course Providers
Review of online LEED education providers. Engineers can compare online LEED providers before decidi...
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Shedding Some Light on Bulb Options

We test Incandescents, CFLs and LEDs It's not simple to buy light bulbs these days. What's with all ... More >>
Greenwashing - The Dirty Truth

Greenwashing is the practice of promoting the green attributes of a product to increase sales, even ... More >>