Here are our staff’s pick for this week. Science, art, and technology are represented by these links. The videos for the last 4 links are very interesting. Please enjoy!
The Material Connexion This is a database of innovative and sustainable materials. Very cool. - Christine
Audi quattro This is a great video about Audi’s quattro all wheel drive system. (Subaru pays Audi a licensing fee for ever all wheel drive Subaru they sell.) - Adam
Invisibility cloak that uses the scientific principles of mirages to work. - Brandon
The art of Japanese Sword making still exists in Japan. The video shows sword smithing and discuses the cultural importance of the art. - Gregg
The Bicycle Wheel Animation This is really neat. The video shows this art form much better than it can be described by words. - Yulia