Walking on broken glass and happy about it

August 21, 2012

Ran across this Ag. Mechanics article about an engineering student from Michigan State who came up with a novel way to recycle glass and thought it would make a good class intro or discussion piece for your class.  We also created a few bell ringer questions and answers for reading comprehension. 

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Robo-jellies and Science

August 12, 2012

Here's a great article for innovation related to engineering and Ag. Mechanics.  While we doubt your class will ever turn your shop into a lab for James Bond, but it does illustrate how nature still has a lot to teach us on how things work.  Habitat, marine wildlife, and machine function can all relate to this article.  We've posted 5 bell ringer questions with answers for your convenience.  Spread this articles far and wide so the next generation puts a Robojelly in every garage.  I'd like a red one please.

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