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Engineering Evolving
September 1, 1997 Volume 27 Issue 3
Fall Issue of The Bridge on Engineering Evolving
Articles In This Issue
  • Monday, September 1, 1997
    AuthorGeorge Bugliarello

    This issue of The Bridge contains an article by Joseph Coates that includes a projection of the future of biotechnology. The next issue of the magazine will look at several other facets of the integration of engineering and biology, a topic that will be the focus of the October NAE Annual ...

  • Monday, September 1, 1997
    AuthorPeter Blair

    The nature of government involvement in the nation's S&T enterprise is changing dramatically, and the effectiveness of that role will depend increasingly on a well-informed electorate.

    In a recent article in the New York Times, Josef Joffe (1997) offers some very interesting observations ...

  • Monday, September 1, 1997
    AuthorJoseph F. Coates

    Genetic "enhancement," earthquake prevention, "smart" buildings, virtual-reality education, and a host of other engineering-driven developments are on the horizon.

    Not since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution have the prospects for engineering and technology been so ...