Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects Build It Yourself

Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects Build It Yourself


Nomad Press - They'll experiment with a triangular toothpick dome, liquefaction, and corrosion. In bridges and tunnels: investigate Feats of Engineering, children will explore their own engineering and building skills as they create several bridge models. Bridges and tunnels are lifelinesPeople have tackled seemingly insurmountable obstacles, including vast canyons and mountain ranges, to design and construct these amazing passageways.

Children will engage in a hands-on exploration of Newton’s Third Law of Motion and of forces that push and pull on structures. Nomad Press VT. They'll make an egg bungee jump and a soda pop can engine. Bridges and tunnels: investigate Feats of Engineering invites children ages 9 and up to explore the innovation and physical science behind structures our world depends on.

Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects Build It Yourself - Trivia and fun facts illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements. Activities and projects encourage children to learn about the engineering process and to embrace trial and error.

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Robotics: DISCOVER THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF THE FUTURE with 20 PROJECTS Build It Yourself


Nomad Press - A great way to get kids interested in stem subjects science, technology, engineering, and math, the activities encourage kids to use all their talents to come up with creative solutions to tricky problems and figure out how things work. Budding roboticists will learn how to create working robot hands, sensors, solar-powered robots, hydraulic arms, light-seeking robots and more.

Named to the 2012 chicago public library's "best of the best" reading list for Informational Books for Older Readers, Robotics: Discover the Science and Technology of the Future is a fun and educational introduction to the exciting field of designing, building, and operating robots. Along with background material and clear explanations of how robots work, Robotics features step-by-step instructions for building real robot models using ordinary craft materials and parts salvaged from recycled toys and other household devices.

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In double-page spreads that highlight importantas well as little-known facts, they will learn about the buildingof the Millau Viaduct, the tallest bridge in the world; how theGolden Gate bridge lives up to its evocative name; the hauntinghistory of Venice’s 16th-century Bridge of Sighs, and theingenious construction methods devised by the builders of theBrooklyn Bridge.

13 Bridges Children Should Know - Used book in Good Condition. 13 bridges Children Should Know. The most recent addition to prestel’s acclaimed series, which introduces children to important works of art and architecture, offers a fascinating look at bridges that span the centuries as well as the globe.

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Elenco Electronics Inc ENG-STEM06 - Sources helped transition the three year research project into an innovative product. Discover all the types of forces applied and how engineers manage to reduce their effects. Research grants from local and e. U. The booklet provides detailed explanations of the different scientific principles applied and incorporates innovative experimental activities for hands-on learning.

13 bridges Children Should Know. Build 9 working models such as a suspension bridge, Truss bridge lower Truss bridge, house and more. Includes 12 pages of theory and facts, 6 pages of experimental activities illustrating bridge and building assemblies, 16 pages of step by step, a 3 page quiz, 3D rendered illustrations.

Engino Discovering STEM Structures Constructions & Bridges | 9 Working Models | Illustrated Instruction Manual | Theory & Facts | Experimental Activities | STEM Construction Kit - Models illustrated online at engino website or using the Engino 3D app downloadable free for Android or Apple iOS. Made in cYPRUS. Dk children. Since then engino has developed more snap-fit components such as gears, pulleys, motots, and solar panels. You can find easy-to-follow building instructions for all models either online or in the booklet included.

A quiz section is also available to challenge your newly acquired knowledge! conduct thorough experiments and discover - how triangulation provides strength on a building - what are the main types of forces acting on structures - how do trusses work - what are the major types of cable bridges. With engino structures: buildings and bridges set learn all about buildings and how they literally support our lives! construct different types of bridges and find out how their architecture design provides massive weight support.

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Includes 12 pages of theory and facts, 16 pages of step by step, a 3 page quiz, 6 pages of experimental activities illustrating bridge and building assemblies, 3D rendered illustrations. Models illustrated online at engino website or using the Engino 3D app downloadable free for Android or Apple iOS. Made in cYPRUS.

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HMH Books for Young Readers - After fourteen years of construction, the Brooklyn Bridge was completed, much to the delight of the sister cities it connected: Brooklyn and New York City. Fireworks and top hats filled the air in celebration when the magnificent bridge opened in 1883. Was it truly safe?one man seized the opportunity to show people in Brooklyn, New York and the world that the Brooklyn Bridge was in fact strong enough to hold even the heaviest of passengers.

Engino brings complex concepts into clear focus for budding engineers and Scientists with award winning components and step by step illustrated assembly instructions. Build 9 working models such as a suspension bridge, Truss bridge lower Truss bridge, house and more. But some wondered just how much weight the new bridge could hold.

Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing - P. Used book in Good Condition. T. Discover all types of forces applied in buildings and bridges and how they are designed to provide massive weight support. 13 bridges Children Should Know. Dk children. Barnum, creator of “the greatest show on Earth, ” would present a show too big for the Big Top and too wondrous to forget.

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