February 2003
Engineer (00137758);2/7/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7620, p4
Reports on positive developments regarding engineering as of February 7, 2003. Chess tournament with the computer Deep Junior; Ruling by the European Union that pigs need toys to stay happy; Optical camouflage technology display at Tokyo University.


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