Environmental Engineer

  • Try This: Clean an Oil Spill
    Using household objects, Design and construct floating boom that will prevent an oil spill from reaching the beach and absorb as much oil as possible from a spill.
  • The World in a Bottle

    added Tuesday, May 1, 2018 AT 11:57 AM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    The Landscape Evolution Observatory (LEO) is the world’s largest laboratory experiment in the earth sciences.
  • Engineer Infrastructure & Reshape a City

    added Monday, October 9, 2017 AT 1:32 PM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Large infrastructure projects can dramatically alter a cityscape and have profound influence on city life.
  • Engineering, Infrastructure, & Floods

    added Thursday, September 21, 2017 AT 6:17 PM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Engineers play a very important role in helping communities prevent and recover from devastating floods.
  • Wild Engineering: Creating Habitats

    added Monday, October 3, 2016 AT 4:08 PM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Engineers often team up with other professionals to create habitats for wildlife.
  • Wild Engineering: Great Migrations

    added Tuesday, September 20, 2016 AT 11:08 AM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Engineers not only help scientists understand migratory patterns, they help animals around obstacles.
  • Wild Engineering: A Beautiful Beak

    added Thursday, September 15, 2016 AT 11:12 AM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    In 2008, Beauty became the first bald eagle recipient of a 3D-printed prosthetic beak.
  • Building Glaciers on top of the World

    added Monday, October 5, 2015 AT 10:33 AM

    added by Matt CichowiczMatt Cichowicz

    Their freshman conference paper turned into a high altitude, earth-changing project.
  • Engineers Without Borders

    added Wednesday, August 22, 2012 AT 10:21 AM

    added by Egirl   TeamEgirl Team

    With Engineers Without Borders (EWB), you can travel and impact people's lives around the world! This page describes and EWB project that was completed in 2007 in San Bernardino, Nicaragua with professional engineers from New Orleans along with students from Rice University in Houston.
  • Chocolate

    added Wednesday, August 8, 2012 AT 10:13 AM

    added by Egirl   TeamEgirl Team

    What does engineering have to do with chocolate? Creating your favorite candy bars is a complicated process during which thousands of pounds of chocolate, sugar, milk, and other raw ingredients are pumped, blended, mixed, cooked and formed into those familiar treats.