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michaela.lassig
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re: Engineer solves Cinderella glass slipper dilemma
michaela.lassig   10/12/2012 6:59:39 PM
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1. That is AWESOME! This provides a whole other dimension to finding the rightful owner of the glass slipper. 2. I think there should be a whole series of engineering fairy tales! 3. You should start with the 3 little pigs (how much force it takes to knock down the various houses or something)

Eduardo.Viramontes
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Eduardo.Viramontes   10/12/2012 8:00:19 PM
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Flying carpets anyone?

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ElPopularVale   10/12/2012 8:09:02 PM
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Cool, let's move to Rapunzel's hair, that's a baffling one.

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re: Engineer solves Cinderella glass slipper dilemma
David Ashton   10/12/2012 11:36:57 PM
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@EI...that's already been covered to some extent here: http://www.eetimes.com/electronics-blogs/eda-designline-blog/4396831/What-were-they-thinking--do-you-know-your-Rapunzel-Number-

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RTewell   10/13/2012 2:23:07 PM
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How about "The Goose That Laid the Golden Eggs" (gotta love that Aesop). A little biology mixed with heavy duty alchemy? To boot, isn't this story what Silicon Valley is all about - ok maybe I'm being a little cynical. Love the 3 little pigs idea - sounds like great fodder for MythBusters!

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agk   10/15/2012 12:25:46 PM
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Is some one is going to manufacture this item based on these information?

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old account Frank Eory   10/15/2012 9:28:08 PM
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Agreed, the 3 little pigs idea would make a great MythBusters episode!

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ReneCardenas   10/15/2012 10:12:26 PM
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What about Jack and the beanstalk, what kind of genetic engineering and mechanical engineering is required to have a plant grow as long as to reach the sky? Not to metioned the speed and materials required to make it grow over night!

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re: Engineer solves Cinderella glass slipper dilemma
SylvieBarak   10/16/2012 3:59:49 AM
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But no matter how tall it was, Rene, I bet Felix Baumgartner would have skydived off it :)

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ReneCardenas   10/16/2012 3:31:45 PM
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LoL, yea there is always some loony that seeks the adrenalin rush. But in a second thought, that would be a cool amusement park! ;-)

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