Perspective Series: Vocational Technology

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Cycho (Mountain-Bike Technology)
Emma Guy's dream is to descend the rocky fringes of the Sierra Nevada - not on her own two feet, but on two wheels of a mountain bike. Here we…
Diagnostic Dummies
Getting volunteers to act as drivers when researching driver safety in a car crash are hard to come by. The same is true when testing the viability of a life…
Driving Into the Future
"Recommended. Highlights global concerns with fossil fuel consumption and pollution; good 3-D graphics help explain various alternative fuel possibilities." -EMRO Review The car has given us mobility unknown to previous…
Leisure Ware
There are people who are always drawn to danger, who wish to go higher and further, who desire to pit themselves against the elements, and who choose to battle against…
Monitoring the Peace (Arms Control Inspectors)
"Recommended. The material is well organized and shows how science and technological tools are used to identify arms production, weapons testing, monitoring of peace agreements, and the destruction of weapons…

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