How Do You Become A Mechanical Engineer?

Ensuing to the fast paced technological revolution, people are all hooked with the latest technology. Almost anything can be achieved with ease and comfort with the use of these new technological innovations. Education is not an exception. Basically, these days you can earn your diploma and acquire your license through online courses. As amazing as…

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Lead Exposures To Children

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced a tightening of the lead exposure guidelines for children, especially those children under the age of six. In the past, the limit for child exposure and the trigger for medical monitoring have been 10 micrograms per deciliter of blood. The new guidelines cut that value…

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The Origins & Process of Arc Welding

This process was apparently developed first in the 1880’s, but it was not perfected until many years later. The parts to be welded are connected to one terminal of an electric circuit, and a rod called an electrode is connected to the other terminal. The electrode is usually made of metal that has about the…

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Repairing Cracks in Concrete

Although this might sound like a tough project in reality it is not as difficult as it might sound. If the cracks are small you can repair them but if they are large or are in the foundation of a building such as your home you should hire concrete contractors to do the repairs. They…

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Top 5 Reasons Why Your Car Overheats

Are you having trouble with your car overheating? It can be a frustrating problem to deal with and diagnose. This article will go over some of the most common reasons why cars and trucks overheat. One of the most common reasons for a vehicle overheating is a stuck thermostat. It can stick or freeze in…

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Arthur Kantrowitz – Father of Laser Propulsion

Arthur Kantrowitz passed away on November 29, 2008 in New York City. He was 95 years old. A founder of Avco Everett Research Laboratories, inventor of ablative rocket nose cones (reentry protection), champion of Science Court and professor of Dartmouth College, Kantrowitz will be always remembered as a forefront figure of American scientific community of…

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Clean Room Cleaning Supplies

Clean Room Cleaning Supplies are as varied and diverse as their applications. There are wipes, sponges, mops and towels. Also grouped together would be disinfectants, wiping alcohol and acetone. Static clean room cleaning supplies include: tacky mats, tacky rollers and shoe cleaners. There is a category of supplies that falls under the equipment umbrella. For…

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The Importance of Architectural Design

Architecture has a great impact on its surroundings. When it comes to raising a new structure, not only the safety measures and durability issues are important, but also the design and aesthetic appeal, which has the ability to leave a sense of wonder behind and revive the community. Architectural design of the highest quality will…

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A Surprise Christmas Daisy

I grew up on a Kansas farm five miles from civilization, the nearest neighbor. Country life provided fresh air, wide open spaces and freedom. Anyone who has ever been stuck in a claustrophobic corporate cubicle or city traffic jams relates to the profound desire for freedom. Unfortunately as a child, I had no other point…

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Dining Table and Chairs Set

Formal dining rooms, kitchen dinettes, breakfast nooks. Your dining needs and the space allocated to them are vastly different from that of your friends and neighbors. Whether you have a starter apartment, a spacious mansion – or, like most of us, something in between – your dining table and chair set is critical to setting…

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