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Titanium Ingot

06/11/2018 by phph001
Our local newspaper is not noted for its accurate reporting, so I was somewhat baffled by a recent account of a disaster in which a 8 tonne titanium i...
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Last comment 06/13/2018 by truth is not a compromise

Resin Question

06/09/2018 by roy hammy
Greeting all: I have a question maybe someone has an answer. About 30 years ago I was given a sample of a resin that was just a strip about 1 inch wid...
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Last comment 06/12/2018 by roy hammy

Melting Statues

06/06/2018 by BestInShow
What mechanism causes the often-rubbed parts of bronze statues to wear down? Do the oils in human fingers cause a chemical reaction that leads to brea...
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Task Force Report: Key Impact Areas of Shale Development in Texas

07/08/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The environmental and socioeconomic impacts of shale oil and gas development in Texas have been assessed by the Academy of Medicine, Engineering, and...
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Colored Lights Turn on Bacteria

06/24/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
MIT researchers have now produced E. coli that has "color vision," meaning that different genes perform different biological functions depending upon...
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