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Electric wheel motors should make a comeback

I am increasingly interested in the concept of wheel hub motor technologies to move into the future of electric vehicles. There are a number of reasons I find wheel hub technology interesting: (1) integration with existing vehicles; (2) direct application … Continue reading

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Beavers, the engineers of our forest environment

I like Beavers; I’m an engineer; this sounds interesting.
The Smithsonian posts “Beavers have long been recognized as the engineers of the forest, constantly reshaping their surroundings.”

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The Arid Aral Sea: a case of no management?

In a recent article, Hancock from Registan.net posted a salient piece on the drying of the Aral Sea “We have seen how the Aral Sea has changed over time because of shifting river beds and geologic changes on the Earth’s … Continue reading

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