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Engineering Innovations: The Compass

A compass is defined as a device used to determine direction on the surface of the earth. The most familiar type of compass is the magnetic compass, which relies on the fact that a magnetic object tends to align itself … Continue reading

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Engineers Lead America’s Cup Bid

Ben Ainslie’s British catamaran that will compete for the America’s Cup in 2017 Continue reading

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