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Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Engineering From the Inside Out

03/29/1996

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Series
Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America
Program
Engineering From the Inside Out
Program Number

104

Series Description

Series release date: 1996

Program Description

Creating new materials that keep America technologically competitive... Building bridges and power sources people can rely on...Even designing amusement park rides that thrill and terrify...From Disneyland to the Navajo reservation in New Mexico to Howard University in Washington, DC, engineers of color are helping to reshape and enhance the material culture. Featured scientists: Victoria Aguilera, mechanical engineer, Ride Mechanical Engineering, Walt Disney Imagineering; Steve Grey, manager, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory field office, Navajo Community College; Hector Medina, program manager, concrete segmental bridges, Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade and Douglas, Inc,; Michael Spencer, Ph.D., Materials Science Research Center of Excellence and professor of electrical engineering, Howard University. •Episode producer: Eric Strange

Duration

00:56:46

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Topics
Science
Citation
Chicago: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Engineering From the Inside Out,” 03/29/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_49F895343ECB4FE4A4D399A61C8353AB.
MLA: “Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Engineering From the Inside Out.” 03/29/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_49F895343ECB4FE4A4D399A61C8353AB>.
APA: Breakthrough: The Changing Face Of Science In America; Engineering From the Inside Out. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_49F895343ECB4FE4A4D399A61C8353AB
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