Mix some hot glue, uncooked spaghetti and a unit on truss bridges in Engineering Design 1 and what do you get?
Unimposing little pasta bridges, which, despite their unlikely composition, prove deceptively strong.
In fact, the structure that sophomore Jared, junior Ben and senior Alec produced stood tall under 11,488 grams — that’s 46 times the mass of the bridge itself!
Get a glimpse of the testing process and the impressive results here.
2 Replies to “Experiences: Glue + Pasta + The Right Design”
Hi. Why I can’t open the link https://home.bayschoolsf.org/podium/default.aspx?t=52562&a=178200? I wanted to see it. I wanna see the link “Get a glimpse of the testing process and the impressive results here”. Thank you. Hope for your fast reply.
Good catch! Our website was recently redone, so the link to that changed as well. I’ve updated it in the post, and here’s the link for you as well: https://bayschoolsf.myschoolapp.com/podium/default.aspx?t=52562&a=178200.
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