Taylor Made Blog

Taylor Tucker

Taylor Tucker is a recent alumna with a BS in engineering mechanics. She loves flying, music, sports, and being outside. She plans to pursue a master's degree in mechanical engineering with a research focus on fluid mechanics.


Recently harvested crop field in Pesotum, IL.

Celebrating autumn with 1800s agriculture!

October 29, 2018 - Happy fall! In the spirit of harvest, here are some interesting farming-related histories.
Taylor Tucker

Taylor Made: Old-fashioned engineering

September 27, 2018 - Taylor's newest and fascinating project: transforming a 1950s golf cart.
Saturn V launch

Taylor Made: The rocket that conquered the moon

August 23, 2018 - Inspired by a Lego model of the Saturn V, Taylor writes about the tallest and most powerful rocket ever sent into space.