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On July 26, 2016 – Solar Impulse 2 becomes the first solar-powered aircraft to circumnavigate the Earth. Photo by… of Engineering Quiz: Which statement describes current in a parallel circuit? 1. It splits up through each… do nuclear engineers like to eat? Fission chipsIncredible time lapse of @SpaceX Falcon 9 taking off above Downtown Los Angeles in 2018. Captured by @VisualBurrito Medal Count, Day 3: 🇯🇵🥇8🥈2🥉3 🇺🇸🥇7🥈3🥉4 🇨🇳🥇6🥈5🥉7 🇷🇺🥇4🥈5🥉3 🇬🇧🥇3🥈3🥉1 🇰🇷🥇3🥉4 🇦🇺🥇2🥈1🥉3 🇽🇰🥇2 🇮🇹🥇1🥈4🥉4 🇫🇷🥇1🥈2🥉2…
Retweeted by World of EngineeringOn July 26, 1971 – Apollo program: Launch of Apollo 15 on the first Apollo "J-Mission", and first use of a Lunar Ro…“Normal people believe that if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain’t broke, it doesn’t h… July 26, 1963 – Syncom 2, the world's first geosynchronous satellite, is launched from Cape Canaveral on a Delta… of the day: PID controller Definition: A process control system that has proportional, integral and derivativ… July 26, 1904, E.P. Hooley receives patent for Tarmacadam. Tarmacadam is a road surfacing material made by com… smarter you get, the less you speak.How nifty is this thing? 🖤
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Nikola Tesla's last message to his mother: "All these years that I had spent in the service of mankind brought me n… July 25, 1976 – Viking program: Viking 1 takes the famous Face on Mars photo. their own logic, how would you disprove a flat-earther? The Titanic was one of three luxury ships constructed in Belfast. She was 882 feet 9 inches (269 m)… Typhoon class is a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines designed and built by the Soviet Union… Medal Count, Day 2: 🇨🇳🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥈🥉🥉🥉🥉 🇯🇵🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥈 🇺🇸🥇🥇🥇🥇🥈🥈🥉🥉🥉🥉 🇰🇷🥇🥇🥉🥉🥉 🇷🇺🥇🥈🥈🥈🥈🥉🥉 🇮🇹🥇🥈🥉🥉🥉 🇦🇺🥇🥈🥉 🇫🇷🥇🥈🥉 🇭🇺🥇🥈 🇹🇳🥇🥈…
Retweeted by World of EngineeringOn July 25, 1946 – The Crossroads Baker device is the first underwater nuclear weapon test. subscribe to our mini YouTube channel to make a DIY drill dust collector“Strive for perfection in everything you do. Take the best that exists and make it better. When it does not exist,… little bugs in the code, 99 little bugs in the code, Take one down, patch it around… …147 little bugs in the code.On July 25, 1837 – The first commercial use of an electrical telegraph is successfully demonstrated in London by Wi… of the day: Photodiode Definition: A two-terminal device whose terminal voltage or current changes in respons… rolling is a metal forging process that forms threads into the mirror image of a roller die. The process is…
Retweeted by World of Engineering @elonmusk July 25, 1984 – Salyut 7 cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya becomes the first woman to perform a space walk.
Space fact: As early as 240BC the Chinese began to document the appearance of Halley’s Comet.Term of the day: Oscilloscope Definition: An instrument for graphically displaying a waveform as a function of time.The rules of any car journey!
Retweeted by World of EngineeringWorld of Engineering Quiz: What is the next term in the sequence: t, d, d, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, h, ....?A Photon checks into a hotel and the receptionist asks if he needs any help with his luggage. “No thanks,” says th… you guess what it is? Medal Count, Day 1: 🇨🇳🥇🥇🥇🥉 🇮🇹🥇🥈 🇯🇵🥇🥈 🇰🇷🥇🥉🥉 🇪🇨🥇 🇭🇺🥇 🇮🇷🥇 🇽🇰🥇 🇹🇭🥇 🇷🇺🥈🥉 🇷🇸🥈🥉 🇧🇪🥈 🇪🇸🥈 🇮🇳🥈 🇳🇱🥈 🇷🇴🥈 🇪🇪🥉 🇫🇷🥉 🇮🇩…
Retweeted by World of Engineering“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ing… @elonmusk July 24, 1950 – Cape Canaveral Air Force Station begins operations with the launch of a Bumper rocket. link is it!
On July 23, 1999 – Space Shuttle Columbia launches on STS-93, with Eileen Collins becoming the first female space s… Engineer's Day, Paraguay!World of Engineering Quiz: High speed passenger trains in China reach speeds of up to 350 kph (220 mph). And China's self-devel… July 23, 1903 – The Ford Motor Company sells its first car.“I’ve never seen a job being done by a five-hundred-person engineering team that couldn’t be done better by fifty people.” - C. Gordon BellThis is great 🖤 Credit to @shin___geki invention of the day: 1830: Edwin Budding invents the lawn mower. July 23, 1829 – In the United States, William Austin Burt patents the typographer, a precursor to the typewriter. Flares off Large Solar Arrays and ISS Roll-Out Solar Arrays (iROSA) I imaged on 07-16-21. Kind Regards To…
Retweeted by World of EngineeringTerm of the day: Ohm's law Definition: The mathematical relationship between voltage, current, and resistance. Ohm… @elonmusk @MKBHD AI
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Retweeted by World of EngineeringWorld of Engineering Quiz: What is the escape velocity on Earth (km/s)? . 🌔… is the definition of an engineer? Someone who solves a problem you didn't know you had in a way you don't understand.Detailed HDR picture of the Moon. The High Dynamic Range (HDR) technique consists in taking pictures of the same o… July 22, 1933 – Aviator Wiley Post returns to Floyd Bennett Field in New York City, completing the first solo fl…“When you want to know how things really work, study them when they’re coming apart.” - William GibsonLED backpack with programmable screen 🐥
Retweeted by World of EngineeringHistoric invention of the day: 1796: Alois Senefelder invents the lithography printing technique. July 22, 1894 – The first ever motor race is held in France between the cities of Paris and Rouen. The fastest f… of the day: Moore's law Definition: The observation that the number of transistors possible in an integrated…
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Retweeted by World of EngineeringWorld of Engineering Quiz: What type of foundation consists of a reinforced concrete slab or T-beam slab placed ov… The Hoover Dam, built along the Colorado River between 1931 and 1936 reaches 726 feet in height (221 m… subscribe to our YouTube channel car stock (BEV and PHEV) in the top 10 PEV selling countries, 2005-2020. July 21, 1969 – Apollo program: At 02:56 UTC, astronaut Neil Armstrong becomes the first person to walk on the M…“The fewer moving parts, the better." "Exactly. No truer words were ever spoken in the context of engineering.” - Christian CantrellHistoric invention of the day: 1755: William Cullen invents the first artificial refrigeration machine.On July 21, 1925 – Malcolm Campbell becomes the first man to exceed 150 mph (241 km/h) on land. At Pendine Sands in… of the day: Dynamics Definition: Is the branch of classical mechanics concerned with the study of forces and… bread factory in Moscow. Credit to @lanasator July 21, 2011 – NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis on mission STS-135…
Space fact: The gravity on Mars is approximately one-third that on Earth. Yes, chances are you’d be able to dunk t… you ever wondered what’s inside a 50 inch LED TV 📺 July 20, 1969 – Apollo program: Apollo 11's crew successfully makes the first manned landing on the Moon in the… of Engineering Quiz: Which of the following is the formula for motion force?Definition of an engineer: somebody who makes precise guesswork based on unreliable data provided by people with qu… to the @BlueOrigin team on the first human flight of New Shepard 🚀 July 20, 1940 – California opens its first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway. The cost of the construction was $5…"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." -Carl Sagan Engineer's Day, Costa Rica! 🇨🇷For your information
Retweeted by World of EngineeringThis day on July 20, 1903 – The Ford Motor Company ships its first automobile. of the day: Ductility Definition: Is a measure of a material's ability to undergo significant plastic deforma… sets new world record with Internet speed of 319 terabits per second. Think your Internet connection is fast… International Chess Day!Neil A. backwards is 👽
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