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Designing FlexLED 2.0

Designing FlexLED 2.0

so one of the projects that I think has the most potential is FlexLED so I want to design a second version of it if you have absolutely no idea of what I’m talking about FlexLED is my attempt in trying to create a simple POV display it just have a neodymium magnet and an […]

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How Mission Designers Invent Futuristic Spacecraft

How Mission Designers Invent Futuristic Spacecraft

A submarine that can dive through Titan’s methane seas. A celestial hopper that can harvest frozen nitrogen as propellant. These are the types of futuristic spacecraft that could explore distant worlds for us. But while they look straight from science fiction, there’s actually an in-house conceptual design team at NASA behind them. I’m Steve Oleson. […]

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Career Spotlight: Kite Designer

Career Spotlight: Kite Designer

My name is Damon Vander Lind, I’m a kite designer for the Makani project at Google X. What we’re trying to do at Makani is developing new type of wind power in which we use a very lightweight kite to harvest winds of high altitudes. And we see this as a much cheaper and faster […]

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Commercial and Industrial Designers Career Video

Commercial and Industrial Designers Career Video

Have you ever wanted to redesign your dashboard? With a blend of skills in art, business, and engineering, commercial and industrial designers develop and improve concepts for everyday products— from cars and appliances, to toys and sneakers. These designers take into account the function, appearance, production costs, and usability of products when developing new ideas. […]

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Building fire safety design

Building fire safety design

When I was in Year 12, I asked myself what do I want to be? The answer was either an Architect or an Engineer. So I did all my research into all the courses that’s available. My objective was to enter a specialised field. That’s what I aimed for and I’ve got there. During my […]

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