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Engineering Stories (Realistic Fiction) in Science, Tech, Engineering & Math

Encourage creativity, problem solving, and confidence

Stories range from 20 minutes to 2hrs of reading. Viewable in html (online), PDF or ePub (for eReaders).

"Engineering Stories are short dramatizations allowing the reader to experience the challenges and satisfaction of being an engineer, inventor, or scientist. The stories are very plausible, being a composition of author experience and the experiences of his peers.  The objective is to encourage students to consider careers in science, technology, engineering, or math, show what it may be like, dispel a myth or two, and encourage creativity, problem solving, and the confidence to make the world a better place.