News from the Geoblogosphere
New from Snet:
, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..
Blog post recommendation
Boeing, Dieselgate and the abuse of physics
Reference I like to write on the current state of engineering -- it has become too bureaucratic and they have left physics behind. Boeing found themselves at the short end of the stick, just like VW. They suddenly needed a fuel-efficient short-haul plane. They slashed and hacked at the old 737 and came up with a monstrosity, something like putting a 300 hp outboard engine on a 14 foot