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Engineering turns science and technology into something tangible and useful to society.
It is appied in creating various structures, home appliances and other infrastructures and equipment, which make human lives safe and convenient.
From Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, Kyoto will host the World Engineering Conference and Convention (WECC) 2015, in which engineers from around the world gather to discuss the importance of engineering and showcase their...
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