Editorial Comment http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8192/more en Where Has All the TV Science Gone? http://machinedesign.com/blog/where-has-all-tv-science-gone <div class="node-body blog-body">How do you expose kids to science? When I was young, before I started serious science classes, it was television....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/engineers-assemble">Engineers Assemble!</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/where-has-all-tv-science-gone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/where-has-all-tv-science-gone#comments Editorial Comment Engineers Assemble! Wed, 04 May 2016 20:40:00 +0000 61541 at http://machinedesign.com Purdue University Takes Top Honors in the AEP Challenge http://machinedesign.com/blog/purdue-university-takes-top-honors-aep-challenge <div class="node-body blog-body">The voting is over, the fat lady has sung, and Purdue University emerges as the winner...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/purdue-university-takes-top-honors-aep-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/purdue-university-takes-top-honors-aep-challenge#comments Editorial Comment A Skeptical Engineer Tue, 03 May 2016 15:16:00 +0000 61401 at http://machinedesign.com It’s Down to the Top Four in the Academic Engineering Challenge http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-top-four-academic-engineering-challenge <div class="node-body blog-body">Results from Round Three just came over the wire, taking the number of competitors down to four for Round Four....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-top-four-academic-engineering-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-top-four-academic-engineering-challenge#comments Editorial Comment A Skeptical Engineer Mon, 18 Apr 2016 19:00:00 +0000 60131 at http://machinedesign.com It’s Down to 8 in the Academic Engineering Challenge http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-8-academic-engineering-challenge <div class="node-body blog-body">Results from Round Two voting are in and the cream seems to be rising to the top as it’s now down to eight engineering schools....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-8-academic-engineering-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/it-s-down-8-academic-engineering-challenge#comments Editorial Comment A Skeptical Engineer Tue, 12 Apr 2016 15:49:00 +0000 59871 at http://machinedesign.com Results of Round One of the Academic Engineering Challenge http://machinedesign.com/blog/results-round-one-academic-engineering-challenge <div class="node-body blog-body">There were some blowouts and some squeakers in the first round of Penton’s Academic Engineering Program Bracket Competition...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/results-round-one-academic-engineering-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/results-round-one-academic-engineering-challenge#comments Editorial Comment News A Skeptical Engineer Mon, 04 Apr 2016 19:24:00 +0000 59321 at http://machinedesign.com 4 Reasons Companies are Bringing Manufacturing Back to the U.S. http://machinedesign.com/blog/4-reasons-companies-are-bringing-manufacturing-back-us <div class="node-body blog-body">The trend to outsource manufacturing began right after China joined the World Trade Organization at the end of 2001....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/4-reasons-companies-are-bringing-manufacturing-back-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/4-reasons-companies-are-bringing-manufacturing-back-us#comments Editorial Comment Manufacturing Equipment A Skeptical Engineer Mon, 14 Mar 2016 20:42:00 +0000 58521 at http://machinedesign.com Putting Nuclear Plants Out to Sea http://machinedesign.com/blog/putting-nuclear-plants-out-sea <div class="node-body blog-body">Nuclear power presents a conundrum to many environmentalists. It’s practically the only way to supply the U.S. (or the world) with large, industrial amounts of electricity...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/putting-nuclear-plants-out-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/putting-nuclear-plants-out-sea#comments Editorial Comment Energy A Skeptical Engineer Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18:38:00 +0000 58131 at http://machinedesign.com What’s the Difference between ZigBee RF4CE and ZigBee Green Power? http://machinedesign.com/iot/what-s-difference-between-zigbee-rf4ce-and-zigbee-green-power <div class="node-body article-body">ZigBee 3.0, a low-cost, low-power wireless mesh-network standard, has several subsets such as ZigBee RF4CE and ZigBee Green Power.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/iot/what-s-difference-between-zigbee-rf4ce-and-zigbee-green-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/iot/what-s-difference-between-zigbee-rf4ce-and-zigbee-green-power#comments What's the Difference Between... Editorial Comment IoT Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:50:00 +0000 57461 at http://machinedesign.com SourceESB Is A Smarter, More Efficient Way to Buy Electronic Components http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components <div class="node-body blog-body">Engineers and designers looking to buy electrical and electronic components have a resource available they might not know about: SourceESB....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/sourceesb-smarter-more-efficient-way-buy-electronic-components#comments Editorial Comment A Skeptical Engineer Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0000 57061 at http://machinedesign.com Back to Where it All Began: The Pacific Design Show http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show <div class="node-body blog-body">The 2015 Pacific Design Show was my introduction to world of engineering events, and I’m getting ready for 2016....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/engineers-assemble">Engineers Assemble!</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/back-where-it-all-began-pacific-design-show#comments Editorial Comment Engineers Assemble! 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