Eight videos introduce the topics covered in more depth in Eight Amazing
Engineering Stories. The videos highlight essential engineering principles of digital camera imagers, tiny accelerometers, atomic clocks,
enriching fissile material, batteries, anodizing metals, microwave ovens, and lasers. Each video corresponds to a chapter in
How a microwave oven heats food, featuring the most amazing vacuum tube: The magnetron.
How uranium is enriched for use as fuel or in a nuclear bomb.
How a ruby laser creates light.
How Apple prepares the metal exteriors of their devices.
How a lead-acid battery - in fact all batteries - work.
How an atomic clocks works, and how the GPS system uses atomic time