Ultrafast Camera Tech Needed. Self driving cars need very fast computers, camera and sensors to be able to make real time decisions to keep the human passenges safe. One delay or wrong decision can mean the difference between life and death.

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The Future For┬áPartially Automated Cars . Cars are getting smarter. If by smarter you mean about to park and drive themselves with less and less interaction from the occupants. ( We may not need to use the word driver in the future.) After the fatal crash of a Tesla Model S that occured with the […]

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1158 Miles On Less Than 1 Litre Of Fuel. Many engineering students the world over dream of designing a car, so revolutionary in design that it will change the world forever. Very few students however actually get to work with a team that is designing,building and racing such a car. All while still studing in […]

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Do┬áContrails Impact Climate Change ? During the 3 days that commercial aircraft were grounded as a result of the 911 attacks most of the contrails in the sky’s over the U.S. and Canada disapeared, This reduction in cloud cover resulted in the average temperature increasing by 1.8 degrees celcius for this 3 day period.

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So You Think You Know The Future of Driverless Vehicles? Google and pretty much every car manufacturer are developing driverless car technology. Some designs do not even include a steering wheel so really it only takes passengers. Often new technology develops much faster than the legislation or rules to control it. Autonomous vehicle technology likely […]

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The Cost Of Training Pilots Is Based On The Price Of the Plane And The Cost Of Fuel. It is projected that the current shortage of commercial pilots around the world that has resulted from a dramatic and steady increase in air transportation will only continue if not get worse. The costs associated with learning […]

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The Power Of Crosswinds on a Boeing 747. The Boeing 747 is a proven work horse with millions of miles of safe flights behind the design. However even for a plane this size mother nature has sine surprises. I travel a lot so I am not a fan of watching these type of videos, but […]

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Can We Cross An Ocean Using Only Solar Power ? A group of inventors from California are attempting to set a new world record by crossing an ocean with a solar powered autonomous boat. Named the Sea Charger, the craft is powered by the sun hitting it’s two 100 watt solar pv panels and driving […]

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Futuristic Automotive Technologies From BMW. For any company to not just survive but grow for a century is a major achievement and this is doubly true of a car company as we remember companies like American Motors, and many more that have been absorbed by larger companies. That’s why BMW is celebrating their first 100 […]

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Quieter Jet Engines Are Not So Easy To Engineer. If you’ve ever experienced the exceptionally powerful and reverberating sounds of a jet during takeoff, you likely won’t be surprised that the noise produced by jet engines is ranked among the loudest of human-generated noises.

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