Archive for April, 2013

  • Whenever a fly alights on an ocean liner of about 35000 tons, the ship tends to sink lower in the water by one tenth of the thickness of an atom […]

    A fly and a ship

    Whenever a fly alights on an ocean liner of about 35000 tons, the ship tends to sink lower in the water by one tenth of the thickness of an atom […]

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  • Learn more about the Genome Database during a 15 minute Library Xpress Class, April 11th at 10:00am and 2:30pm in the Engineering Library

    Xpress Class: Genome Database

    Learn more about the Genome Database during a 15 minute Library Xpress Class, April 11th at 10:00am and 2:30pm in the Engineering Library

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  • announcing that the 16th Edition of Beaty’s Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers is now available on the site.  The new edition of this definitive Handbook includes coverage of green technologies, […]

    Beaty’s Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers

    announcing that the 16th Edition of Beaty’s Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers is now available on the site.  The new edition of this definitive Handbook includes coverage of green technologies, […]

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  • The word bicycle is from the Latin, bis, twice and the Greek, Kyclos, circle.  This fashionable mode of transport was denounced by a Baltimore preacher in 1896 as a “diabolical […]

    Bicycles: Machines that changed the course of history

    The word bicycle is from the Latin, bis, twice and the Greek, Kyclos, circle.  This fashionable mode of transport was denounced by a Baltimore preacher in 1896 as a “diabolical […]

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  • Did you know? There is a MECCA exhibit at the Engineering Library celebrating the different colleges within the engineering department. MECCA was very popular around 1910-1970. It featured activities like […]

    MECCA Celebration

    Did you know? There is a MECCA exhibit at the Engineering Library celebrating the different colleges within the engineering department. MECCA was very popular around 1910-1970. It featured activities like […]

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  • Learn more about Compendex during a 15 min Library Xpress class tomorrow, April 4th at 10:00am and again at 2:30pm in 2001c Seamans Center Computer classroom.

    Xpress Class on Compendex

    Learn more about Compendex during a 15 min Library Xpress class tomorrow, April 4th at 10:00am and again at 2:30pm in 2001c Seamans Center Computer classroom.

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  • Did you know?  March 30th is Eiffel Tower Day. Here are some facts about the Eiffel Tower: http://ow.ly/jdsKB that you might find interesting. The facts contain construction facts, Eiffel Tower […]

    Eiffel Tower Day

    Did you know?  March 30th is Eiffel Tower Day. Here are some facts about the Eiffel Tower: http://ow.ly/jdsKB that you might find interesting. The facts contain construction facts, Eiffel Tower […]

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