Mechanical 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.
  • To Better See the Universe

    added Monday, April 23, 2018 AT 2:18 PM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Engineering creates technology that helps science better see and understand the universe.
  • Holiday Travel

    added Monday, December 18, 2017 AT 9:13 AM

    added by Kate GramlingKate Gramling

    Engineering creates public infrastructure to make travel faster, safer, and easier.
  • 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: 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.
  • Take the challenge with DESIGN SQUAD GLOBAL

    added Thursday, February 11, 2016 AT 3:04 PM

    added by Egirl   TeamEgirl Team

    DESIGN SQUAD, the Emmy Award-winning PBS KIDS website, is going GLOBAL! It’s launching during National Engineers Week, February 24th, on Global Day, when thousands of engineers and educators are pledging their time to lead kids in hands-on engineering activities. On Global Day, take the challenge and try a DESIGN SQUAD GLOBAL hands-on activity! Try these with friends or invent your own design.
  • Windshield Wipers

    added Thursday, September 17, 2015 AT 10:20 AM

    added by Grace LamGrace Lam

    Fun Fact
    Mary Anderson invented the windshield wiper in 1903, years before Henry Ford industrialized automobile production.
  • Designing a Jaguar

    added Tuesday, April 1, 2014 AT 3:20 PM

    added by Egirl   TeamEgirl Team

    Rebecca Lees has worked on high-profile projects for Jaguar Land Rover including the new Jaguar F-Type.