Monthly Archives: March 2018

It’s a Great Time to Be a Welder. Here’s What to Do.

In a recent post, we talked about the welder shortage America is facing. To give a quick recap, in 1988, there were 570,000 welders in the US. As of 2012, there were 360,000. By 2020, the American Welding Society estimates …
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How Metal is Formed and Fabricated

In our last post, we talked about a fictional metal called vibranium. In comic books (and the recent Black Panther movie), vibranium is special because, in addition to being quite strong and lightweight, it can absorb soundwaves, kinetic energy, and more.  Simply …
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What Exactly is Vibranium Metal? Is it Real?

Love them or hate them, the Marvel comic book movies have ruled the box office for nearly a decade now, making characters like Iron Man, Black Widow, and Thor household names. And the latest movie, Black Panther, is one of …
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