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Automatic Plant Watering System

10/18/2016 by JDB
I am making an automatic irrigation system that switches on when the soil gets too dry. This is my project for college. Could you please take the time...
Views: 190, Comments: 11
Last comment 10/19/2016 by Brave Sir Robin

School Project Requires Creative Solutions

10/09/2016 by JCal98
As part of a Product Design course in my final year of sixth form, I have been given the task of designing and creating something innovative of my own...
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Last comment 10/11/2016 by JustCurious
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Engineering Management

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Will Six-hour Workdays Catch On In America?

10/11/2016 by Jonathan Fuller
Discussions around the six-hour workday seem to be the dominant trend around hiring and management this year. In Sweden, a country well-known for its...
Pathfinder Tags: HR human resources results only work environment sweden work hours
Views: 628, Comments: 17
Last comment 10/17/2016 by Kevin LaPaire

Is Unlimited Vacation Time Too Much Of A Good Thing?

10/06/2016 by Jonathan Fuller
I think it’s safe to say that Google’s unique corporate culture was a game-changer in how employers and employees view their workplace env...
Pathfinder Tags: employment google human resources unlimited vacation
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Last comment 10/12/2016 by Phys
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Engineering Communications

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Brain Science of Is and Es

08/25/2016 by Chelsey H
It wasn’t at all surprising to learn that I was considered an extrovert when I took the Myers-Briggs in college. I’ve always loved to be w...
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Last comment 08/27/2016 by truth is not a compromise

Dynamic Data Visualization

01/14/2016 by cheme_wordsmithy
Sometimes it's difficult to present large sets of data in a meaningful way. Numbers and percentages which make sense to us, the holders of the data, m...
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Last comment 01/15/2016 by BestInShow
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Engineering Careers

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Are Early-career Engineers Prepared for the Real World?

07/11/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
"Employers often assert that the next generation of engineers is short on communication skills, experience outside the classroom and knowledge about h...
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Last comment 07/13/2016 by Casper71

Q&A: Engineer Quit His Job to Become a Full-time Hacker

06/14/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
James Hobson wanted more from his life as an engineer, so he quit his job and became a "Hacksmith," working on DIY tech-related projects full time. R...
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Last comment 06/15/2016 by adreasler
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Engineering...Beyond the Classroom

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In Pursuit of a PE

04/28/2016 by cheme_wordsmithy
This Saturday will mark two weeks since the last "principles and practice of engineering examination" was administered by the NCEES to thousands of...
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Last comment 05/02/2016 by BestInShow

Student Finds Success with Online Engineering Program

04/24/2016 by Penn State
Contributed by Penn State World Campus As an air force captain, a husband, and the father of a toddler, Neil Barnas realized that the best way he c...
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Last comment 04/24/2016 by phoenix911
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Are Your Smarter (or Dumber) Than Your Ancestors?

04/06/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
The Case for Being Dumber It's easy to find anecdotal evidence about how 'stupid' the world has become. Take a look at the millions of tacky social...
Pathfinder Tags: education history intelligence IQ
Views: 380, Comments: 21
Last comment 04/10/2016 by Peterpipper

The Next Best Thing to Nap Time

03/11/2016 posted in Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition
by Chelsey H
There is a common thought (among teenagers and adults. that is) that nap time is wasted on elementary school kids and you need more naps as you get...
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Unschool In Session?

12/26/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
The national Common Core initiative and a bevy of standardized tests have drawn an awful lot of doubting eyes toward American education. While Commo...
Pathfinder Tags: common core radical education unschooling
Views: 420, Comments: 11
Last comment 12/28/2014 by Noudge79

Futuristic Fusion

05/06/2014 posted in Plastics & Resins Blog
by Engineering360 eNewsletter
A research team from MIT has developed a hybrid material from living and nonliving materials. A first of its kind, the fused material holds the c...
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Much To Do! Twelve Potentially Economically Disruptive Technologies

06/12/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Please read this free and insightful report from McKinsey & Co.: Disruptive Technologies: Advances that will Transform Life, Business, and the Glo...
Pathfinder Tags: Career Opportunities Disruptive Technologies McKinsey
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