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  1. What's So Special About Pipelines?

    18 Feb 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT

    Video discussion of experimental setups and testing at NEES sites, including new materials testing for pipelines.  Directed toward elementary school students, this video was created by...

  2. Engineering for the Three Little Pigs

    05 Aug 2010 | Learning Objects

    The purpose of this activity is to demonstrate the importance of rocks, soils and minerals in engineering and how using the right material for the right job is important. The students build three...

  3. Bend That Bar

    02 Aug 2010 | Learning Objects

    In this activity, the students will learn about material properties. They will learn that engineers must consider several material properties when designing. This activity focuses on...

  4. Breaking Beams

    02 Aug 2010 | Learning Objects

    Students learn about stress and strain by designing and building beams using polymer clay. They compete to find the best beam strength to beam weight ratio, and learn about the trade-offs...