Answers to Engineering Questions

Engineering, civil engineering, manufacturing, jet engines, materials science and transport...

04 December 2018

What does biodegradable plastic actually break down into?

20 November 2018

What kind of propellers should you have if you want to fly into a storm?

06 November 2018

Are electric planes the vehicles of the future, or just a pipe dream?

25 September 2018

And why is it STILL on my walls?

18 September 2018

Will lunar living be in the near future?

07 August 2018

What prevents them from sticking?

26 June 2018

Is it possible to weigh things in space?

12 June 2018

No one wants rust, but what makes it happen?

12 June 2018

They're the stuff of sci-fi, but how do lasers actually work?

15 May 2018

It's conspiracy time: was the moon landing staged?

27 March 2018

Do we need to start panicking, or what?

20 February 2018

What are the chances that a bridge will stay standing?

20 February 2018

Are we getting close to the limits with construction?

20 February 2018

Is digging deep the most efficient way to build in a crowded city?

20 February 2018

Cape Town may have to turn the taps off...

30 January 2018

You'll be hungry for an answer to this pasta problem...

12 December 2017

Anthony wants to know if launching a rocket from a tube would make it travel faster.

07 November 2017

Would a car protect you from a lightning strike, and what would happen if you were driving?