FESTO, October 2

flag of syriaOn the day:

http://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2015/sep/30/russia-syria-air-strikes-us-isis-live-updates

You may need it

https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B-n53u71XtCgMFVYa3VkbTQxXzg&usp=sharing

The vocabulary sheet for Unit 2

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1pLURu5eNeAm4XBQAZWbsVt7hzulS5wRPxYMMvQa1lpo/edit?usp=sharing

…and at the end something engineering and positive — The Thames Flood Barrier

FESTO, December 12, 2014

  1. shale gasThe death of the suburbs?

Shale gas

Shale gas is natural gas that is found trapped within shale formations.[1] Shale gas has become an increasingly important source of natural gas in the United States since the start of this century, and interest has spread to potential gas shales in the rest of the world. In 2000 shale gas provided only 1% of U.S. natural gas production; by 2010 it was over 20% and the U.S. government’s Energy Information Administration predicts that by 2035, 46% of the United States’ natural gas supply will come from shale gas.[2]

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FESTO, November, 12

rosetta

  1. The Future Transportation Technologies

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oYOmZlTjsQ0

  1. Rosetta/BBC

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1aBWi9aPggo

3. Rosetta spacecraft mission

http://www.livecometdata.com/rosetta-spacecraft-mission/

 

FESTO, September 10

1. A brave lecturer. Explaining how the potential energy of gravitation transforms into kinetic energy, the professor takes some risk facing 15 kg wrecking ball

2. The water crisis: catch at the Lifesraw!

More on the Lifestraw

3. A human-powered helicopter

 

 

How does a 3-D printer work? July 4

3-d printed skull1. Introduction. A short animation on 3-D  printing

http://youtu.be/Llgko_GpXbI

2. Development (a difficult one). Some unusual applications of 3-D printing

http://youtu.be/UCI7BgLrk-4

3. A 3-D printed metal gun

http://youtu.be/_EXsAeJ7RsU

4. …and a house

http://youtu.be/ehnzfGP6sq4

5. A great review of 3DP application for home use

 http://youtu.be/IS4Xw8f9LCc

Ivan Z. May 30

project loon

1. Risk Management 2.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpTYNJPUxTw

2. Project LOON

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m96tYpEk1Ao

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mcw6j-QWGMo

3. About Russians, Dylan Moran- Who are Russians in reality?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0L5sEc4Vkk

Not funny: Dan Soder, Russians are the scariest white people

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRIsC764Nn4