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09 Sep, 2008

A good ol’ fashioned engineering joke

Posted by: Skylar In: general

The science creative quarterly posted an article entitled “WHAT KIND OF ENGINEER IS GOD? (A NEW SPIN OF AN OLD JOKE)”. Guess what the answer is? Disclaimer: this is fairly long-winded for a joke, but you’ll enjoy the ending I’m sure. If you’re not much of a reader, you’ll still enjoy it if you skim [...]

09 Sep, 2008

A good ol’ fashioned engineering joke

Posted by: Skylar In: general

The science creative quarterly posted an article entitled “WHAT KIND OF ENGINEER IS GOD? (A NEW SPIN OF AN OLD JOKE)”. Guess what the answer is? Disclaimer: this is fairly long-winded for a joke, but you’ll enjoy the ending I’m sure. If you’re not much of a reader, you’ll still enjoy it if you skim [...]

15 Aug, 2008

Hot Mix Asphalt and Air Pollution

Posted by: Skylar In: general

An interesting article at ecofuss has piqued my interest in air pollution and hot mix asphalt. According to the article “Green Asphalt and Concrete: Eco Friendly Streets”, Earlier this year, the Matter Network discusses how laying asphalt while it is cool instead of hot can save 7 times as much energy during the process. With [...]


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