engineering

Top 10 Luxury Stone Dwellings

Dark, full of insects, harsh surroundings and by no means comfortable are few attributes that most of us would attach with a cave. However in some parts of the world, the story is different. Our ancestors in some areas not only managed to build homes within rocks but they managed to make it luxurious in

Top 10 Wonders Of Architecture Around The World

The design and creation of structures is one of the first way in which human beings expressed themselves – even ancient cave dwellings were modified to better suit human needs. However, innovation and creativity has at the same time been the hallmark of architecture. What we have for you today is a list of top

Top 10 Skylines Around The World

Town planning and Engineering go a long way back, one can’t survive without the other. With the modern technologies being employed and the ingenious minds of the engineers, we see a paradigm shift in the construction industry. For instance, instead of covering larger ground area, nowadays it’s about going taller and taller. Such buildings, known

BattleStar Galactica Simulator Built By A Group Of Teenagers

This is exemplary, a bunch of smart genius students from school level build a Battlestar Galactica Viper flight simulator. Its really amazing so see that these little chaps are soo talented. In an interview with them, they told that they have been trying to build this simulator for quite some time. With all hope and spirits they started

Jumping Robot Optimized For Crossing Walls

Developed by Boston Dynamics this all new jumping robot is a new thing in robot family. The best part is that it is durable, easily controllable and it can jump upto 30 feet. This jumping four wheeled robo skate can be a handy thing for soldiers in combat. Like in case of jumping over the

Spray-On Antenna Could Be The Next Technology!

A low power wireless has born in town which can be useful as it could be quite handy to put on antenna any where you like! Yeah well that right Putting on antenna any where. We finally came out with a new spray on technology that actually works by boosting the signals to a little

Top 10 Worst Engineering Failures

The scientific and engineering principles upon which the world is based and on the basis of which alot of complex figures and theories are deciphered some times also go wrong and cause catastrophic casualties. Here we list the world’s worst engineering failure: No. 10: Tacoma Narrow Bridge The Tacoma Narrows Bridge was the third longest

Top 10 Iconic Buildings

The most fascinating constructions in the World which rules hearts all around the globe. The Top 10 most Influential and Iconic design buildings listed down as follows: 10. Hagia Sophia Hagia Sophia is a huge architectural attractiveness and a significant testimonial both for Byzantine and for Ottoman Empires. It formerly served the purpose of religious rejoice place for

Peter Haas: Haiti’s disaster of engineering

www.ted.com “Haiti was not a natural disaster,” says TED Fellow Peter Haas “It was a disaster of engineering.” As the country rebuilds after January’s deadly quake, are bad old building practices creating another ticking time bomb? Haas’s group, AIDG, is helping Haiti’s builders learn modern building and engineering practices, to assemble a strong country brick

Huang Engineering Center Dedicated

The Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center houses more than 270 faculty, staff and students from the Department of Management Science and Engineering, the Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering and the Stanford Technology Ventures Program. Stanford University: www.stanford.edu Stanford News: news.stanford.edu Stanford University Channel on YouTube: www.youtube.com Note: This is a user submitted video under “User