This was spammed to me this morning. Although obviously not real, it is just too good to not share. Rather than spamming your inboxes, I'll just let you ignore this one on your own time.
Egg-drop contest? Not nearly as exciting.
Toothpick bridges? They don't measure up.
Robot wars? That was so last decade.
Extreme engineering? At it's finest!
Now if a bunch of high school aged kids could put together something like this, why can't Hollywood? Talk about a means to get kids excited and interested in engineering. Worried that your children mimic the violence and crime they see on tv and video games? Give them something like this to ponder, but be careful on your next AmTrak ride.