Our Top Tweets from Last Week



  1. Amazing periodic table. Each element has a video explaining it’s history, uses, characteristics, etc. –
  2. The humorous result of years of Intense Study and Engineering Experience
  3. Twitter Lists for Nerds – engineering, science, technology, and even NASA!
  4. Follow all the nasa twitter feeds in one list –
  5. My favorite engineering blog discussing innovations in rural Africa. –

Editors Pick

  1. The Greatest Scientific Special of All Time: Absolute Zero, The Science of Cold. Watch it here –

Twitter Lists for Nerds – engineering, science, technology, and even NASA!



I’ve created a host of useful Twitter lists for followers of @Help4Engineers (and everyone else too).

My Favorites

  1. Engineering / Science / Technology Favorites: This is my personal list of the most interesting tweeters I follow.  I go here for almost all my Twitter news.  This list is the best of the best.
  2. All NASA Twitter Feeds: Over 50 unique NASA twitter streams.  These are absolutely awesome, and many of them have tens of thousands of followers on their own.  NASA is doing an amazing job sharing the incredible information they collect.
  3. Industrial Suppliers on Twitter: I’m constantly adding new suppliers as I find them.  Let me know of any I’m missing in the comments.  These tweets are way more interesting than I expected when I first made this list.

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Our Top Tweets from Last Week!



We send out all kinds of interesting/useful/cool tweets from our twitter account, Help4Engineers, and our readers have requested that we capture the best stuff in a blog post. So, starting this week, we’re going to do a blog post every Monday that is a recap of the most popular tweets from the previous week.

  1. Astrophysicists rapping about the Universe (Sagan, Feynman, deGrasse Tyson, & Bill Nye). –
  2. New Scientist has an excellent article on how the brain makes sense of time.
  3. Sixth sense let’s you interact with a pocket computer on any surface as though it’s a touchscreen.
  4. How DIY design gave a teenager from Malawi electricity, and can help transform Africa. via @leleutd
  5. NASA’s climate change website. Awesome info! @andeanhealth

And my personal favorite from the week:

All engineers love nerf don’t they? Retro nerf bow and arrow tv commercial. – via @andeanhealth