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Civil Engineering

Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including public works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, structural components of buildings, and railways.

This undated handout showing computer-generated imagery released by Nyoman Nuarta on January 18, 2022 shows a design illustration of Indonesias future presidential palace in East Kalimantan, as part of the countrys relocation of its capital from slowly sinking Jakarta to a site 2,000 kilometres (1,200 miles) away on jungle-clad Borneo island that will be named Nusantara. (Photo by HANDOUT / NYOMAN NUARTA / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - COMPUTER-GENERATED IMAGERY - MANDATORY CREDIT AFP PHOTO /  NYOMAN NUARTA  - NO MARKETING - NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

Nusantara, the City of the Future

By: Finn Yeh, Journalist

Nusantara is a soon to be futuristic city in the Indonesia. With the rising water levels and pollution in Jakarta there will be need for a new capital. This capital will be able to house around 2 million...

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Wildlife overpass Trans-Canada Hwy between Banff and LakeLouise Alberta by WikiPedant is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
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Wildlife Crossings

By: Julian D'Bayan, Journalist
Wildlife crossings are crossings made for animals to traverse man-made obstacles, mainly roads. Read this article to learn about their importance.
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Door

How to Properly Open a Door

Opening doors to us is as simple as breathing, but because it’s such a simple concept, we rarely ever give thought about how we open a door.
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Top 5 Most Expensive Houses

Top 5 Most Expensive Houses

By: Dillon Hoyne, Journalist
Take a look at some of the most expensive houses and why their worth that amount of money!
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Barcelonas Superblocks, Explained

Barcelona’s Superblocks, Explained

By: Reece von Elling, Journalist
The cause of this air pollution is Barcelona's abundance of cars, it's streets aren't very friendly to pedestrians, as a majority of its roadways are specifically designed for cars. To deal with this problem, the city created an extensive urban mobility plan to reduce traffic. The most interesting part of this urban planning initiative, was the Superillas, which translates to superblocks in English.
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Outdated and Old Infrastructures: Civil Engineering a Stable Modern Infrastructures

Outdated and Old Infrastructures: Civil Engineering a Stable Modern Infrastructures

By: Arjan Shankhi, Journalist
Civil engineering is the construction and design of public works, such as houses, dams, roads, tunnels, bridges, and other infrastructure projects.  Civil engineers design, supervise, construct, and maintain construction projects.
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How do 2-way mirrors work?

How do 2-way mirrors work?

Maybe you've seen in an episode of a cop show of a suspect getting interviewed in a room. This room probably had a two-way mirror, but what are they? These mirrors work with light intensity, basically...

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X-Frame: The Houses of the Future

By: Ida Selander, Journalist
A new and sustainable way to build.
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The Future of Supersonic Commercial Air Travel

By: Renik deJong, Journalist

The Concorde The Concorde was the first commercial supersonic airliner. The Concorde was released on January 21st, 1976. The only airlines to operate the Concorde were British Airways, Air France, and...

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wrapping the house by rabanito is marked with CC BY 2.0.

Plastic Roads in India are Not the Future

By: Luv Udeshi, Journalist
In India, where there is tons of plastic, the future of roads seem to lie in this commodity that used to be seen as dirty trash.
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The 3 Highest Grossing Movies

By: Dillon Hoyne, Journalist
These are great movies and the most grossing movies of all time.
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How to find your items with an iPhone

How to find your items with an iPhone

By: Dillon Hoyne, Journalist
Finding items can be so much easier when using the Find My app
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