Posts tagged "engineers"

The Beastie Boys Suing GoldieBox Toy Company Of Use Of “Girls”

The Beastie Boys filed a lawsuit yesterday against girls’ toy company GoldieBlox for acting with “oppression, fraud and malice” over unauthorized use of the band’s song, “Girls,” in their

Jessica Wakeman | December 11, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Beastie Boys & GoldieBlox Go To Battle Over “Girls” [UPDATED]

Last week, we showed you this new advertisement from the girls toy company GoldieBlox, spoofing the Beastie Boys’ song “Girls.” Well, the company’s use of the song has sparked a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 25, 2013 - 10:20 am

Beastie Boys’ “Girls” Gets Remade By Little Girls For Kickass Goldie Blox Commercial

We are obsessed with this brilliant commercial by toy company Goldie Blox, which aims to inspire and educate future female engineers. Their goal is to “disrupt the pink aisle,” as…

Claire Hannum | November 21, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Soon, You’ll Be Able To Create Your Own Energy

You know how your feet get tired when you walk a lot? Well, all that pounding might soon be used to generate electricity. Engineers calculated the amount of energy that…

Catherine Strawn | June 9, 2008 - 6:00 pm