“It’s not science fiction; it’s just engineering” – resources from Tim Minshall’s talk at the Cambridge Science Festival 22nd March 2014


The slides from the talk are available by clicking here, and some of the recommended links and videos are below:

4OD programme on life on the International Space Station (ISS) and NASA’s resources on the ISS.

Amazon Prime Air – video of drone delivery service idea from Amazon.

Building an Airbus A380 in 7 minutes.

Cambridge University Eco Racing – a 60 strong student organisation that designs, build and races solar powered vehicles.

Source: Makerbot

I want to study engineering” – resources to help you get a place at a top university to study engineering.

Khan Academy – one of the most well-known examples of web enabled learning for everyone.

MakerBot – desktop 3D printing.

MakerBot RoboHand – the story behind the making of RoboHand.

Mavrx – the company that Max Bruner started that uses drones to access data to help farmers.

Stratasys – from ideas to prototypes to products.

And if you’d like to see more videos about engineering, please visit our YouTube channel or visit Cambridge University Engineering Department’s YouTube channel.