car talk

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

How many automotive engineers does it take to jump start a car? At least 4, with 4 different car batteries, and 3 sets of jumper cables. And then the AAA jump starter guy shows up and informs you it is in fact not your battery. Put the car in neutral and it starts right up. […]

How I know I’m turning into an Engineer

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

The other day in one of my classes, an international student asked me to explain what the word spurt means. I replied with, “well, it’s like when you produce a lot in a short period of time…” He still looked confused, so I said, “here, like this,” and then drew him this picture:Graphing word definitions. […]