Teenage Engineering: What’s the real reason for the R1 engine’s oddities?

By John EichnerIt’s the most bizarre engine ever.A team of young engineers at a university in northern Illinois had to design a vehicle that would power a Tesla Roadster electric sedan.But its design and performance requirements were a mystery.It took the best part of a year to find the right combination of components.A new version […]

How to train a nuclear engineer with an engine lift

Nuclear engineer salaries are in the headlines again, and they are getting bigger.The Nuclear Engineering Training and Development Agency (Nestle) recently published its latest figures on the salaries of nuclear engineers.Nestlé says the average nuclear engineer’s salary is $74,700, which is a 25 per cent increase on 2015.This year, the average salary increased by 13 […]

Trump Administration Pushes Back Against California’s Top Engineer’s Claim that Trump Is Not on Earth

The administration of President Donald Trump is pushing back against the state’s top engineer for saying that the president is not on Earth.Trump signed a presidential memorandum last week that rescinds the federal Climate Action Plan, an Obama-era climate initiative that aims to limit global warming.The memorandum, which will affect nearly 100 states, has triggered […]

How to fix a broken engine with a design engineer

If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you probably have a mechanical engineer or designer working on your vehicle.A mechanical engineer is a skilled engineer who understands the workings of the car.A design engineer is the person who designs the bodywork and other features of the vehicle.It’s important to have a good understanding of […]