Everyday fashion, 21st century engineering

When you hear about fashion and technology what are the first things that come to mind? Maybe an Apple Watch? A Fitbit fitness tracker? Can you think of something that isn't worn on the wrist? Here are 5 ways that new technology is changing fashion for the better! A different kind of fast fashion: Laser-cut fabric It

Screening Engineering Excellence with IMAX

From film capture to film presentation, IMAX draws you closer to the action. The ground-breaking film format has revolutionized the motion-picture industry. - Did you know the technology was engineered right here in Ontario? Made in Canada! The movie format that lights up a giant screen with your favourite superheroes was developed by University of Toronto alumni

5 films about engineering achievement

In honour of the 90th Academy Awards being presented on Sunday, National Engineering Month presents to you a list of great engineering films! Hidden Figures (2016) - [trailer] We're going to start off our list with a very recent movie which was an instant classic! Hidden Figures is based on the true story of black female

The 21st Century Economy

Our world today is so complex that very few people, if anyone, understand the mechanics of how everything interacts with its surroundings. We have electronic, mechanical, software, economic, social, and just about any other system you can think of, interacting with one another. These systems push levers and actuate processes that elevated levels of expertise

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A Place For You in Space

In the late 1950's the then USSR and USA began a competition of the minds when they initiated their space race.  The two countries driven by competitive spirit and pride entered an era of unprecedented innovation in technology from computing to rocketry. Today a new space race has begun but not between governments. Startups and entrepreneurs like Elon Musk's SpaceX are opening

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