Science & Technology


Sway It Ain’t So

When the Millennium Bridge opened this past June it was expected to be a source of pride for the city of London. Instead, the structure had to be closed within days of opening due to excessive swaying.

Published 11/02/2000

 

Suspended Animation

Suspended Animation

It remains the most remarkable engineering failure in history.

Published 11/01/2000

 

I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

It takes eight to 11 years to develop a new rose and bring it to market. Any given seedling has about as much chance of becoming a commercially available variety as a teenager has of growing up to be a rock star.

Published 09/14/2000

 

Exponent: The Company That Failure Built

Exponent: The Company That Failure Built

Who would ever name their firm The Failure Group and choose a stock symbol of FAIL?

Published 07/17/2000

 

Charles the Hammer and the Battle of Tours

Charles the Hammer and the Battle of Tours

Our choice for the greatest failure of the past 2000 years.

Published 07/17/2000

 

Steve Wozniak Interview

Steve Wozniak Interview

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak on Steve Jobs and the history of Apple Computer.

Published 07/17/2000

 

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