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World of Engineering 19h
Interesting: Funny numbers 69420 and 42069 appear multiple times in π
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World of Engineering 19h
Happy World Statistics Day! World Statistics Day is an international day to celebrate statistics. Created by the United Nations Statistical Commission, it was first celebrated on 20 October 2010. The day is celebrated every five years.
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World of Engineering 20h
“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” – Stephen Hawking
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World of Engineering Oct 19
Historic invention of the day:  By at least 1500 BC: Sundial in Babylonia.
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World of Engineering Oct 19
SIX without s is 9
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World of Engineering Oct 19
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World of Engineering Oct 19
This day on October 19, 1943 – Streptomycin, the first antibiotic remedy for tuberculosis, is isolated by researchers at Rutgers University.
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World of Engineering Oct 19
Gtaw on 24”x65 pipe. Gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), also known as tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding, is an arc welding process that uses a non-consumable tungsten electrode to produce the weld. 📱
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World of Engineering Oct 19
This day on October 19, 1900 – Max Planck discovers Planck's law of black-body radiation.
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World of Engineering Oct 19
“If you want to have good ideas, you must have many ideas.” – Linus Pauling
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World of Engineering Oct 18
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World of Engineering Oct 18
Unit of the day (Volume): cup (US customary) Symbol: c (US) Definition: ≡ 8 US fl oz ≡ 1⁄16 gal (US) Relation to SI units: = 236.5882365 × 10⁻⁶ m³
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World of Engineering Oct 18
Tip for drilling holes on curved surfaces. 📱
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World of Engineering Oct 18
What is the worst part about being an engineer?
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World of Engineering Oct 18
Astronomers Report That Venus’ Atmosphere Contains an Amino Acid Found in DNA. Amino acids are considered to be prime ingredients in chemistry, leading to life. Glycine is the simplest amino acid and most commonly found in animal proteins.
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World of Engineering Oct 18
The term “laser” originated as an acronym for “light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.”
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World of Engineering Oct 17
Let the satisfaction commence! 📱
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World of Engineering Oct 17
Replying to @engineers_feed
it makes when it's poured. What we feel as heat comes from the molecules of the water moving faster. Cold water is thicker and therefore makes a slightly higher-pitched sound.
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World of Engineering Oct 17
Interesting: Water makes different pouring sounds depending on its temperature. If you listen very closely, hot water and cold water sound slightly different when being poured. The heat changes the thickness, or viscosity, of the water, which changes the pitch of the sound
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