Determining latitude was rather easy, yet finding longitude was a complete chaos and navigators had to rely on dead reckoning.
Cloud engineering: This Engineering crowdsourcing challenge works vice-versa. Individuals propose projects and supercomputers do the work.
Packing blocks: This is a real manufacturing challenge! You can see the packing process in the video that comes attached to the challenge.
Water Recovery System: Engineering challenge on lowering costs compared to the cost of water consumption from the network with minimal investment.
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Transport or logistic professionals and engineers cannot afford any kind of surprises when dealing with wide load transports. Everything has to be measured.
3D printing design: All you need to become a 3D printing designer yourself is a digital model of the part that you are willing to produce.
Scientists and navigators were already dealing with how to determine a ship's longitude, so the Longitude Act immediately gained attention.