Tag: Engineering


When Engineers Make Mistakes, People Die

On August 14, 2018, the Morandi Bridge in Genoa, Italy, collapsed, killing at least 39 people and destroying an important highway linkage. A replacement bridge was inaugurated on August 3, 2020,  but the question still remains: why did the 51-year-old Morandi Bridge collapse while 2000-year-old Roman aqueducts still stand? The […]

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Meet Ethan Jo: Engineering Columnist

Meet Ethan Jo, the elevator-loving Engineering Columnist this year at clay! Ethan will be taking a whopping four classes at TPS this year, those being College American Literature, Python Programming, Calculus BC, and Spanish 4-5. His dream jobs include going into engineering and business, and eventually designing elevators at Mitsubishi […]