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Spike S-512 With Screens Instead of Windows

In the second day of this year we reported that Spike Aerospace develops the world’s first private supersonic jet – Spike S-512. The vehicle will have range of around 7400 km (4600 mi) and will take the distance between New York and Los Angeles for just 3 hours when it starts operations in 2018. This is all great, but why do we remind you of that? We do so because of the interesting feature Spike Aerospace revealed – S-512 will feature large panoramic screens instead of the windows available in most of the regular airplanes. For that purpose, the company […]

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Top 10 of the Coolest Offices

The office is working space for many of us and it becomes some sort of boring to go there every day. And it happens at some moment, no matter what your employer does to diversify the working environment. However, here is a list of several offices that would make you wonder for how long will be funny to work there. 1. McLaren Technology Centre. This is the HQ of McLaren Group positioned in Woking, a part of the Greater London Urban Area. This is a work place for approximately 1000 employees and houses also McLaren Racing Formula One and McLaren Automotive. […]

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SHYSPY Tracking device

  SHYSPY is a GPS Tracking device which is designed to be integrated into the bike frame and enables cycliststo keep track of their cycling activity and locate the position of their bikes in case of theft.. Bike theft is a big problem… It’s everywhere We don’t know the exact number of bicycle thefts, yet unofficial statistics are showing tens of millions of bike crimes happening all over the world. Engineers at Cyclingboom and WRD Systems have come together to tackle this problem with an interesting engineering solution: SHYSPY Bicycle GPS Tracker SHYSPY GPS works in much the same way as other […]

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Kenguru – Improved Mobility for Disabled People

Kenguru is an electric vehicle created especially to serve disabled people on wheelchairs. This vehicle will allow such people to feel less helpless and more independent by providing them the ability to go to the shop, for example, on their own. And eliminating the necessity of a personal assistant or engaging of a family member for that purpose. Modifying of a regular car to be suitable for wheelchair users may cost up to $80 000 which is too expensive for many people. Kenguru (which means “kangaroo” in Hungarian and some other European languages) has body of fiberglass that weighs around […]

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Dinner in The Sky – Something Different than Your Usual Restaurant

What is the most common type of restaurants? If we neglect the differences in the kitchen, this is mostly a space restricted by few walls and containing lots of tables and a bar. A garden or a terrace could eventually make the place more diverse, and the beautiful view of a nearby mountain or beach could make the experience unforgettable. But it doesn’t change the fact that it is a restaurant like any other. But what about having a dinner on a table hanging at an altitude of 50 meters? “Dinner in the sky” makes such thing possible. This is […]

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Ivanpah Solar Power Station is Now Functioning

Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is the largest solar power plant in the world. It costs more than $2.2 milliard provided by the US Department of Energy ($1.6 milliard), NRG Energy ($300 million) and other smaller investors. The project was developed by BrightSource Energy and Bechtel. The most interesting thing here is that the plant started just yesterday – on February 13th, 2014. The Ivanpah power plant utilizes 300 000 mirrors which are guided by a computer in order to capture the maximum of the sunlight power. The power plant is of solar thermal type, which means that these mirrors […]