If you’ve ever watched a fireworks display, I’m sure you’ve noticed that pyrotechnics are powerful. It isn’t easy to produce that much sound, colorful light, and heat, and science explains how it’s done.
Lego Robotics….well, what it sounds like! Kids design, build and program robots made out of legos.
If you’ve got an engineering-related question, chances are we can probably answer it.
As a senior instructor in the Aerospace Department at CU-Boulder, Joseph Tanner was hired to formalize a course instructing seniors and graduate students with long-term projects. Even without a PhD or masters degree, Tanner’s impressive career as a NASA astronaut helps him guide students to find their passion in the Aerospace industry.
As the gun debate heats up both on campus and around the nation, another variable enters the mix: the validity of online background checks. Ultimately, people in the area need to be able to decide whether they want [the Concealed Carry Act], but background checks are universal said spokesperson Colin Goddard during interview a few […]
If you’re an electronics enthusiast you need to discover SparkFun Electronics. Then again, if you’re an electronics enthusiast you probably already have. For those of you who are unfamiliar, SparkFun Electronics is a web-based company that sells any electrical part you could possibly need to make pretty much anything. They have everything from kits to […]
The entry-level HP Z400 missed out on some of the new industrial design features of the Z600 or Z800, but it shared much of the same components. Read on for our benchmarks and impressions.
“We are Anonymous. We are Legion. We do not forgive. We do not forget. Expect us,”chant suited individuals wearing Guy Fawkes masks as they march through New York City with supporters of the Occupy Wall Street movement. But these masked individuals are more than disgruntled Americans protesting financial distress—these protestors are members of a enigmatic, […]
Art and media—few associate these subjects with engineering. Bradley Henke is a senior studying computer science in CU’s College of Engineering. Prior to studying engineering, Henke set his sights on attending art school. “I wanted to study animation and special effects,” Henke said.
An engineer creates a new photovoltaic cell that is 90 percent efficient. An entrepreneur hears about the breakthrough and partners with the engineer to sell the product and make money. Both individuals get a share of the profit, yet unfortunately at times the engineers who invent the product get a lower percentage of the split.