Engineering is exactly like the scientific method. The hypothesis being the desired product. Engineering takes matter and forms it into a pleasant solution. A pleasant solution which may or may not always work, much like a hypothesis. Both the scientific method and engineering manipulate matter to create a predictable outcome.
I’m relatively new to these concepts, but I will study them more thoroughly later. My main objective now is laying the framework for this web site.
Everyone has ideas. Therefore everyone is an engineer. The environment is vital. Therefore we must ensure the environment will support life.