Posts Tagged ‘potential energy’

An Engineer in Wonderland – The Syphon of Eden

A few years ago I went to the Eden Project in Cornwall. It is a huge garden with enormous geodesic greenhouses (the largest in the world) in an old quarry. It is great, go there, take the kids However, for a place which wraps itself in the ‘green’ flag, it…

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An Engineer in Wonderland – Gravia

Civil engineers that I know are inclined to get a bit grumpy about architects, on account of their artistic flair getting in the way of actually designing buildings that work. But it looks like one talented architectural student has learned his lesson in practicality early, and will probably check with…

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