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Iowa State professor emeritus publishes ‘FORE and the Future of Practically Everything’

Scientific explanation just got a whole lot funnier. Five years in the making, a book called “FORE and the Future of Practically Everything” was officially released by Moonshine Cove Publishing on Nov. 15, 2013.  The author is Anson Marston Distinguished Professor Emeritus Richard Handy. “FORE and the Future of Practically Everything” uses a scientific theme, …Continue reading “Iowa State professor emeritus publishes ‘FORE and the Future of Practically Everything’”

Intelligent construction practices developed for roads also apply to levee construction

The same technologies that Iowa State University’s David J. White is developing to build better roads and foundations could also be used to build better river levees. White, the Waldo W. Wegner Associate Professor in Civil Engineering, leads the crew working with Iowa State’s Geotechnical Mobile Lab. In six years of operation, the lab has …Continue reading “Intelligent construction practices developed for roads also apply to levee construction”

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