Mechanical Engineering

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Almost Half the World's Food Supply Goes to Waste

    Apparently the world is wasting (literal) tons of food. As much as half of the food that's produced, said a London-based study. The Institution of Mechanical Engineers found that of the four billon tons of food produced around the world, as much as two billion tons goes uneaten. The study stated a ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 7, 2011

    D-I-WHY NOT?

    Homemade robots smarter than we are

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Columbia's Nuclear Reactor, the Triga Mark II

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 18, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 49 Columbia May Explode Even If Reactor Won't by Jonathan Black Peering off the glass bridge into the tank, you can see the graphic control rods plunging into the water. The water is distilled, slightl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    Ralph Nader: Unsafe at any Speed

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 23, 1965, Vol. XI, No. 10 The Shmoo Lives By Daniel List Back in May of 1964 Fact magazine devoted eight pages to a feature entitled "S.O.B. Detroit," dealing with findings to the effect that American cars are death traps. N ... More >>

  • News

    May 27, 2003

    It's Nucular

    Republicans Plan a Hydrogen Economy—at Your Expense

  • News

    April 9, 2002

    Forget the Books

    Secrets of Book Reviewing Revealed

  • News

    April 2, 2002

    Everyone's a Critic

    Foodies Add Spice to ASME Awards

  • News

    March 5, 2002

    'Science' Magazine: Researchers Claim Tabletop Fusion Success

    Raises Promise of Clean, Limitless Energy From Bubbles

  • News

    December 18, 2001

    Unsafe at Any Price

    If Terrorists Take Down Nuclear Plants, You Pay—By the Hundreds of Billions

  • News

    October 2, 2001
  • News

    May 8, 2001

    ‘Mother Jones,’ Meet Henry Luce

    Public Interest Journalism Is Born Again

  • News

    December 21, 1999

    Quantum Leap

    Dr. Randell Mills says he can change the face of physics. The Scientfic Establishment thinks he's nuts.

  • Long Island Voice

    August 17, 1999