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The Rise and Fall of the Japanese Zero

The Rise and Fall of the Japanese Zero

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant, a problem solving website that teaches you to think like an engineer. In the late 19th and early 20th century the Japanese Empire was under rapid expansion, fueled by… Continue Reading

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2019 RITM Summer Research Symposium

2019 RITM Summer Research Symposium

– Welcome, welcome. Thank you so much for coming. It’s great to have all of you here today on this beautiful day, I mean really one of the most beautiful days we’ve had in New Haven, weather-wise, for a long… Continue Reading

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Why China is building islands in the South China Sea

Why China is building islands in the South China Sea

This is Fiery Cross island. It’s a little more than one square mile in size and it’s home to a Chinese military base. There’s a 10,000 foot airstrip, an advanced radar station, a missile defense system, and about 200 troops.… Continue Reading

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Species in the Spotlight: Pacific Leatherback Turtle Recovery

Species in the Spotlight: Pacific Leatherback Turtle Recovery

NOAA Fisheries Species in the Spotlight Pacific Leatherback Turtle Leatherbacks are the largest turtles on Earth, growing up to seven feet long and weighing more than 2,000 pounds. These sea turtles are among the most highly migratory animals on earth,… Continue Reading