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Entertaining ENGINEERING.COM Returns as Festival Sponsor!

ENGINEERING.COM, with its mission to inform, inspire and entertain the world’s engineers — and future engineers — is returning as a key sponsor of the USA Science & Engineering Festival and Expo in 2014. Widely known for having its fingers directly on the pulse of the fascinating, ever-evolving realm of engineering innovation, ENGINEERING.COM will help expand the…

Thank You from the USA Science and Engineering Festival!

The 2012 USA Science and Engineering Festival was a huge success this past weekend! More than 150,000 attendees battled the rain, traffic and crowds to celebrate science at the Convention Center! The Festival would not have been possible without the hard work of our amazing volunteers! Over 750 volunteers dedicated their valuable time and showed…

Meet Larry Bock, the founder of the USA Science and Engineering Festival, interviewed by engineering.com What do you think is important celebrating science and why we should celebrate science?

Meet CTO of Host Sponsor Lockheed Martin interviewed by Engineering.com at the 2010 USA Science and Engineering Festival. Why do you think getting American’s excited about science is important? What do you think we can do about it? What about science do you find exciting?

Check out Bill Nye the Science Guy being interviewed by Engineering.com at the USA Science and Engineering Festival and discussion about the space policy today.

Engineering really matters. Did you know that all the major challenges facing the U.S. and the rest of the world – from medicine and homeland security to energy, food and water supply and communications – cannot be solved without engineering? In this revealing video clip, hear what Dr. Chuck Vest, president of the National Academy…

How scientifically accurate are today’s Hollywood superhero and sci-fi movies? Surprisingly accurate, says physicist James Kakalios, He should know – he’s author of the widely known book, The Physics of Superheroes, which examines such things. In this video clip (below) from the 2010 Festival, Dr. Kakalios talks about what makes recent movies like Iron Man…

Einstein at the Expo!

Learn about the theory of Relativity from Einstein himself! Interview by Engineering.com at the 2010 USA Science and Engineering Festival.

Maybe you made it to the Expo, maybe you couldn’t and wished you were there. Here are a few highlights from the Expo. President Obama invited you to the Festival Check out some picture highlights from the festival! (and tons more on our facebook pages too) Winners of the engineering.com Physics Teacher’s Contest A great…